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Compare Abortion Methods

New York OB/GYN Associates™ provides a private practice alternative to New York abortion clinics. We recognize that an unexpected pregnancy can be especially difficult for women, their partners, families, friends, and parents. At New York OB/GYN Associates™ we offer the safest and most effective Abortion Methods. New York OB/GYN Associates™ is recognized as one of the nation's leading private practice abortion providers with over 30 years of experience in abortion care. Our high standard of patient care is achieved by our staff's dedication to exceed patient expectations in every possible way. All of our physicians are board-certified obstetrician/gynecologists with specialized training in abortion care and they are recognized across the country as leading experts.

At New York OB/GYN Associates™ our primary goal is to make sure that you make the best possible decision when it comes to an abortion. In this section we have outlined the main characteristics for each of the methods used to terminate an early pregnancy. You can use this as a guide to compare the options available. We are also available to answer any of the questions you may have directly. Please contact us at 1(888) 525-CARE if you would like to speak with an abortion specialist about any of your questions.

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OB/GYN Aspiration Abortion Abortion Pill Standard
Surgical Abortion
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Offers this method.
Yes Yes No
What does this method involve? A soft skinny flexible plastic tube is inserted into the natural opening of a woman’s cervix. A handheld manual aspirator is used to create a vacuum suction and the pregnancy tissue is then gently removed from the uterus One pill is taken in the doctors office or in the privacy of your own home. You then take a second set of pills that propels your body to have your period which expels the pregnancy tissue. A metal instrument is used to widen the opening of the cervix. Then a cannula is inserted. A tube connects an electrical vacuum machine to the cannula. Suctioning is applied. The uterus is scraped with a sharp instrument.
How effective is this method? Greater than 99% 98-99% 99%
How long does this method take? Less than 5 minutes It takes 48 hours from the first pill to terminate pregnancy. 10-15 minutes. This includes administering anesthesia
How long is recovery time? Instantaneous 2-3 hours. Once the cramping stops you usually feel normal Hours to days
Is there pain and discomfort post procedure? There is minimal discomfort similar to period cramps. You may return to normal activity directly after the procedure is done. However you cannot insert anything into the vagina for 24 hours. The bleeding involved is usually heavier than a period for the first couple of hours. Then the bleeding becomes more like a period. Spotting which can last for two weeks. When taking the pill most women feel 1-2 hours of cramping and heavy bleeding Discomfort felt after surgery can last for hours or several days. You cannot insert anything into the vagina for 2-6 weeks
Complications Minor complications that are usually able to be treated in a doctor’s office Minor complications can usually be treated in a doctors office. On extreme rare occasion major complications have involved hospitalization after surgical abortions.

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