Women’s Surgical Specialists Clinic

Address:
4033 Talbot Road S
Suite 430
Renton, WA 98055
Phone: 425.656.4110
Fax: 425.656.4112
Hours:
8:00 AM – 5 PM, Monday–Friday
Closed from 12 PM – 1 PM for lunch
Closed major holidays

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Medical Clinics

Urogynecologists specialize in disorders of the female urinary and reproductive tract.

With board certifications in a range of specialties including Urology, Gynecology, Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery and Gynecologic Oncology, surgeons at Women’s Surgical Specialists Clinic provide women minimally invasive endoscopic, laparoscopic and da Vinci® robotic surgical treatment for urogyncology and gynecology issues including:

  • Urinary and fecal incontinence
  • Overactive bladder
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Bladder pain
  • Hematuria
  • Recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs)
  • Benign and malignant gynecological issues
  • Conditions requiring hysteroscopy, cystoscopy and colposcopy

Urologists at the Urology Clinic treat the urinary tract of both men and women including kidneys, bladder, ureters, urethra, as well as focusing on male reproductive issues. Learn more.


  • Cynthia Lewis, MD

    Cynthia Lewis

    Specialties

    • Primary: Urology, Gynecology, Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
    • Secondary: Robotic Surgery

    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    Women's Surgical Specialists
    4033 Talbot Road South
    Suite 430
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425-656-4110
    Fax: 425-656-4112

    Biography

    Cindi Lewis, MD, joined Valley Medical Center team as a urogynecologist in July, 2013. She completed medical school at the University of Minnesota, and trained in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of New Mexico. By her first year of residency, she realized her greatest interest and satisfaction gained was from helping women suffering from pelvic floor disorders improve their quality of life. So after residency, she remained at UNM for three additional years and completed the accredited Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship under the direction of Dr. Rebecca Rogers.

    As a urogynecologist, Dr. Lewis enjoys working with patients to find the evidence-based approach that best fits their condition and personal needs, using surgical, non-surgical, behavioral/physical therapy and medical approaches. She believes patient education and trying to understand patient expectations are key components of their care.

    Dr. Lewis specializes in female pelvic floor medicine and reconstructive surgery (urogynecology), including:

    • Treating/evaluating pelvic floor disorders:
      • Uterine and vaginal organ prolapse
      • Urinary and fecal incontinence
      • Overactive bladder: urinary urgency / frequency
      • Urinary tract infections
      • Vaginal fistulas
    • Treating/evaluating other bladder symptoms:
      • Pelvic/bladder pain
      • Hematuria
      • Recurrent UTIs
    • General benign gynecologic conditions:
      • Ovarian cysts
      • Fibroids
      • Abnormal bleeding
    • Minimally invasive surgery, including conventional and daVinci robotic-assisted laparoscopy, as well as neuromodulation therapy:
      • Benign gynecologic problems (including surgery for prolapse, incontinence and large uteri)
      • BoTox injections and sacral nerve and percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation
    • In-Office Procedures:
      • Hysteroscopy
      • Cytoscopy
      • Colposcopy

    Outside of Valley Medical Center, Cindi and her spouse are dedicated to international medical service, participating missions to Nepal and the Phillipines. They also enjoy the mountains year round, and spending time visiting all their girls!

    Other Info

    Gender: Female
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers
  • Ron Swensen, MD

    Ron Swensen MD

    Specialties

    • Primary: Gynecologic Oncology
    • Secondary: Robotic Surgery

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    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    Women's Surgical Specialists Clinic
    4033 Talbot Road S—Suite 430
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425.656.4110
    Fax: 425.656.4112

    Biography

    A native of the midwest, Ron Swensen, MD, fell in love with the Pacific Northwest during a visit to Seattle while in college. He earned his medical degree degree from Loma Linda University and completed a Family Medicine Internship at the University of Wisconsin. He completed his Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Stanford and a Gynecologic Oncology fellowship at Penn State (Hershey), before receiving Board Certification in 1998.

    Dr. Swensen's career has included academic positions in Ob/Gyn Departments at Stanford, Loma Linda and the University of Washington, where he estimates that he has participated in training over 160 Ob/Gyn specialist physicians and many more medical students. Dr. Swensen also served as the Chairman of the Ob/Gyn Department at Loma Linda University. Under his leadership, the department achieved national ranking by US News and World Report. Dr. Swensen subsequently joined Valley Medical Center as Medical Director for Oncology Services.

    Dr. Swensen's practice includes surgery, chemotherapy and long-terrm management of known or suspected cancer of the female reproductive tract. He is trained in robotic and laparoscopic surgical procedures.

    • Management of uterine cancers including robotic hysterectomy, BSO and node dissection for endometrial cancer, robotic radical hysterectomy for cervical cancer and treatment of pre-invasive disease
    • Management of ovarian masses including ovarian cancer debulking and staging and, surgery for suspicious adnexal masses, and management of recurrent disease
    • Chemotherapy for ovarian and other gynecologic cancers
    • Risk reducing surgery for women at high risk of ovarian cancer
    • Concurrent hysterectomy during treatment of colorectal cancer (when indicated)
    • Management of vulvar cancer including vulvar biopsy for vulvar dysplasia or cancer and vulvar wide local excision or vulvectomy for vulvar cancer
    • Management of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease including molar pregnancy and choriocarcinoma

    Dr. Swensen's personal passions revolve around enjoying the extraordinary natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest together with his wife and three teenage children, and singing in a community vocal ensemble.

    Other Info

    Gender: Male
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers