Education Center

Our primary goal at The Institute for Female Alternative Medicine is to provide women with knowledge that will help them to make the most informed choice possible about how to heal their bodies. To help accomplish this goal, we provide a comprehensive Education Center both online and at our Los Angeles, California clinic.

After all, it’s your body, and you should know exactly what your options are when it comes to how to treat it. We encourage you to take the information provided here and discuss it with your physician.

Learn more about:

  • Normal Uterus:
    Sometimes referred to as the upside down pear, the uterus is a muscular organ and has an internal cavity known as… Read More »
  • Fibroid Tumors:
    Also known as leiomyomas, myomas or fibroids, these tumors are by far the most common benign uterine tumor. Fibroids are usually diagnosed… Read More »
  • Adenomyosis:
    Known as “Endometriosis of the uterus”, Adenomyosis is benign and does not cause cancer. Most commonly, the disease affects… Read More »
  • Ovarian Cysts:
    Unlike Endometriosis, these cysts are primarily an ovarian process. Traditionally, they are treated with the radical approach of a hysterectomy… Read More »
  • Endometriosis:
    Endometriosis is the presence of endometrial tissue outside the uterus. The most common places for implantation are… Read More »
  • Hysterectomy Complications:
    The following statistics were compiled from the Hysterectomy Association and the HERS Foundation… Read More »
  • Surgical Procedure:
    Female Alternative Surgery is a surgical procedure that encompasses many different techniques to treat… Read More »
  • FAS vs. Myomectomy:
    This section compares Female Alternative Surgery to a more traditional surgery called Myomectomy… Read More »

If you have any questions that are not answered on these pages or in our FAQ you can pose a question to Dr del Junco Jr’s Weblog or click here to contact us.