AHardyFairbanks

Abbey J. Hardy-Fairbanks, MD

Obstetrician Gynecologist

Clinical Associate Professor

Obstetrics and Gynecology ( )

About

"Working at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics allows me to be able to offer really incredible, advanced care and I never have to say "I can’t do that" or "I don’t know someone who can."" — Abbey J. Hardy-Fairbanks

Languages

English

Specialties

Adult Specialties

  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics

Special Procedures

  • Adnexal structure removal
  • Colposcopy
  • Ectopic pregnancy treatment
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Hysterectomy (laparoscopic/open/robotic)
  • IUD insertion/removal
  • LEEP (loop electrosurgical excision procedure)
  • Myomectomy
  • Newborn delivery
  • Salpingectomy
  • Salpingo-oophorectomy
  • Tubal/ovary removal
  • VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean)
  • Vulvectomy

Diseases and Conditions

  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Adenomyosis
  • Adhesions
  • DES (diethylstilbestrol) exposure
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Dyspareunia
  • Dysplasia
  • Ectopic pregnancy
  • Endometrial cysts
  • Endometrial hyperplasia
  • Endometriosis
  • Fibroids
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Hormone disorders
  • Incontinence, female
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Menorrhagia
  • Missed periods (amenorrhea)
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Ovarian polyps
  • Ovarian tumors
  • PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome)
  • Pelvic pain
  • PID (pelvic inflammatory disease)
  • PMS (premenstrual syndrome)
  • STDs (sexually transmitted diseases)
  • UTI (urinary tract infection)
  • Vaginitis
  • Vulvitis
  • Vulvodynia

Locations

Credentials

Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow
  • American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine, Member
  • Iowa Board of Medicine

Degrees

  • MD, Creighton University, School of Medicine, Omaha, Neb.
  • BA, Biology, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Residencies

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, N.H.