Uterine Fibroid Embolization Testimonial

Dr.Kouri and Dana Nakamura

Dana's Story

Over seven years ago, Dana Nakamura started having unpredictable, heavy periods that caused her to become anemic.

Dana was diagnosed with uterine fibroids, but she was fearful of surgery. That’s when Dana’s gynecologist urged her to speak with Wake Forest Baptist Health’s interventional radiologists about Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE.)

Dana went on to have UFE to treat her fibroids. She was discharged from the hospital the next day. She returned to having regular periods and has not required any further treatment.

Uterine Fibroid Embolization Testimonial

“I was very happy with my care,” she said. “I highly recommend that women discuss their options with Dr. Kouri.”

Dr. Kouri is specialty trained in UFE. He can work with you and your gynecologist to determine if UFE is your best option.

Brian Kouri, MD, specializes in the treatment of uterine fibroids and Uterine Fibroid Embolization. He has been involved in the treatment of uterine fibroids for over 10 years. Appointments with Dr. Kouri may be requested by calling 336-713-1000 or request an appointment online.




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