Get to know Obstetrician-Gynecologist Dr. Thomas Mechas, who serves patients in London, Kentucky.
In practice since 1997, Dr. Mechas is an obstetrician-gynecologist at London Women’s Care. Although still doing some general OB/GYN, most of his practice is dedicated to pelvic medicine, reconstruction surgery, and urinary problems with an emphasis on vaginal and minimally invasive surgery.
Through all phases of life for the family, from birth to geriatrics, the physicians and staff at London Women’s Care seek to provide the families of Laurel County and their surrounding service area with the best possible medical and surgical care in a caring, warm, and friendly environment at a competitive cost. Everyone on their staff must demonstrate a sincere commitment to this objective, every day.
Licensed to practice medicine in Kentucky, Dr. Mechas is affiliated with several other medical venues, including Saint Joseph London, Lexington VA Medical Center, and University of Louisville Health – Louisville Hospital.
Regarding his educational background, he earned his medical degree from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Montreal in 1986. He then went on to complete his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the same educational venue in 1991.
Dedicated to excellence, the doctor is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology & female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG). The mission of the ABOG is to define specialty standards, certify obstetricians and gynecologists, and facilitate continuous learning to advance knowledge, practice, and professionalism in women’s health.
Achieving professional competence, Dr. Mechas is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (FACOS). He is also a member of the Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons, the American Urogynecologic Society, and the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine.
Obstetrics and gynecology (OB-GYN) is the medical specialty that encompasses the two subspecialties of obstetrics (covering pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period) and gynecology (covering the health of the female reproductive system – vagina, uterus, ovaries, and breasts). An obstetrician-gynecologist specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases and disorders that affect women, such as breast cancer, cervical cancer, and menopause. Additionally, they work with expecting mothers throughout their pregnancies, during childbirth, and into postpartum.
On a more personal note, Dr. Mechas speaks both English and French.
Learn More about Dr. Thomas Mechas:
Through his findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/8129690-Thomas-Mechas-OB-GYN-Obstetrician-Gynecologist or through London Women’s Care, https://www.londonwomenscare.com/doctor/thomas-mechas-md-facog-fpmrs/
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