N.C.,– Novant Health Pelvic Health Center has opened a new location at 1904
Jake Alexander Blvd. W., Suite 303, in Salisbury, North Carolina. The clinic is
open Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., by appointment.
The new center features minimally
invasive gynecologic surgery specialist, Dr. Jed Schortz. Dr. Schortz completed
an internship in general surgery at Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York,
followed by a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Saint Barnabas Medical
Center, Livingston, New Jersey, where he was awarded the Special Resident in
Minimally Invasive Surgery Award, sponsored by the American Association of
Gynecologic Laparoscopists. He also received the Resident Research Award with
his focus being research in minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Schortz then went
on to complete fellowship training in minimally invasive gynecological surgery and
chronic pelvic pain at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical
Center, New York. There, he performed hundreds of complex laparoscopic, robotic
and hysteroscopic gynecologic surgeries, as well as successfully treated many
women with chronic pelvic pain conditions.
Dr. Schortz can
diagnose, evaluate and treat a range of gynecological conditions to achieve the
best outcome for his patients. He specializes in treating patients experiencing
many pelvic conditions, such as fibroids, endometriosis, abdominal, vaginal and
pelvic pain, irregular vaginal bleeding, as well as interstitial cystitis and
adenomyosis. Women of all ages who are affected by these and other pelvic
diagnoses are seen at the center.
For more information or to make an appointment, visit
the website at NovantHealth.org/pelvichealth.