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Elizabeth Sanford, MD

Elizabeth (Beth) Sanford, MD, is a board-certified OB/GYN providing expertise in pregnancy, childbirth and disorders of the female reproductive system. Dr. Sanford is skilled at assisting women with complicated pregnancies, as well as women requiring gynecologic surgery. For women with abnormal menstrual bleeding, Dr. Sanford offers an in-office procedure with conscious sedation for enhanced comfort and convenience.

Dr. Sanford believes it is important to develop a collaborative relationship with her patients, educatethem about their options and empower each woman to become a full participant in her journey toward optimal health. She is open to natural treatment options and enjoys treating patients with diverse backgrounds and lifestyles.

At this time, Dr. Sanford is not accepting new obstetric (OB) patients.

Specialties: • Obstetrics & Gynecology
• Gynecology
• Obstetrics
Hospital: • St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma
Year Began Practice:1986
Interests: • Abdominal Hysterectomy
• Abnormal Bleeding
• Adolescent Gynecology
• Adolescent Health
• Advanced Fetal Ultrasound
• Advanced Laparoscopic Procedures
• Anemia (Iron Deficiency)
• Antepartum Care
• Antepartum Fetal Testing
• Anterior Vaginal Repair
• Autoimmune Disease
• Bladder Disorders
• Bladder Prolapse
• Bladder Surgery
• Cerclage
• Cesarean Section
• Colposcopy
• Complex Gynecological Problems
• Cryoablation
• Cystocele
• Endometrial Ablation
• Endometriosis
• Family History of Breast Cancer
• Family Planning
• Female Incontinence
• Female Pelvic Surgery
• Female Reproductive Tract
• Female Stress Urinary Incontinence
• Fetal Monitoring
• Fetal Ultrasound
• Gestational Diabetes
• Gynecological Laparoscopic Surgery
• Gynecological Problems
• Gynecological Surgery
• Gynecology
• Health Maintenance
• High Risk Pregnancy
• Hormone Imbalance
• Hormone Replacement Alternatives
• Hormone Replacement Therapy
• Hysterectomy
• Hysteroscopy
• Incompetent Cervix
• Incontinence
• Incontinence Surgery
• Infectious Disease
• Infertility
• Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
• Laparoscopic Surgery
• Laser Surgery
• Low Sexual Desire
• Maternity - Advanced Maternal Age
• Menopause
• Menopause Treatment
• Menorrhagia
• Menstrual Disorders
• Midwifery
• Minimally Invasive GYN Surgery
• Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy
• Minimally Invasive Surgery
• Minor Surgery
• Multiple Gestations (twins/triplet)
• Multiple Pregnancy
• Natural Childbirth
• OB/GYN Ultrasound
• Obstetrics
• Outpatient Procedures
• Ovarian Cancer Screenings
• Pap Smear
• Pelvic Floor Disorders
• Pelvic Floor Surgery
• Pelvic Pain
• Pelvic Prolapse
• Posterior Vaginal Repair
• Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
• Preterm labor
• Preventative Medicine
• Rectocele
• Sexual Dysfunctions
• Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD)
• Sling Procedures
• Stress Incontinence
• Surgery
• Ultrasound
• Urinary Stress Incontinence
• Uterine Cancer
• Uterine Fibroids
• Uterine Prolapse
• Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC)
• Vaginitis
• Water Birth
• Women's Health
Medical School:University of Texas Medical Branch: Galveston, TX
Residencies:University of Texas Medical Branch: Galveston, TX

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