Center of Expertise in Endometriosis Surgery

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Our top-rated endometriosis specialist focuses on providing women with a conservative and definitive treatment for all of their endometriosis-related needs.

Welcome to Seckin Endometriosis Center (SEC), an award-winning practice based in NYC where you'll find Dr. Tamer Seckin, an endometriosis excision specialist surgeon who delivers personalized care and a standard of excellence. Dr. Seckin is a world-renowned, best endometriosis excision surgeon with over 30 years of experience in the world-class treatment of endometriosis excision surgery, adenomyosis, fibroids, and complex pelvic pain disorders. Our top-rated endometriosis specialists focus on providing women with minimally invasive treatment for all their endometriosis-related needs. Whether it is infiltration of the peritoneum or severe bowel endometriosis, our surgeons examine each patient on a case-by-case basis to ensure she receives the personalized care that she deserves.

Recent Press Updates

Bindi Irwin Felt 'Desperately Alone' Before Endometriosis Diagnosis: 'Very Difficult Time' (Exclusive)

Our dear patient, Bindi Irwin, opens up about her long battle with Endometriosis and finding “A second chance at life” after undergoing laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis.

Bindi Irwin opens up about 'healing' journey following endometriosis surgery

Renowned conservationist and Australian television personality Bindi Irwin recently underwent surgery in New York City with our doctors at Seckin Endometriosis Center, Dr. Tamer Seckin & Dr. Amanda Chu. She is the daughter of the late Steve Irwin, best known for his highly acclaimed television series The Crocodile Hunter.

SLS Fellowship

A new 2 year surgical fellowship has opened in partnership with the Endometriosis Foundation of America. The program is intended for graduates of surgical residencies with a strong interest in women's health and advanced endometriosis. Its primary goals are to increase the number of trained physicians knowledgeable about the full spectrum of disease, promote research and provide an avenue for physician-led advocacy.

Our Endometriosis Care Team

Our surgical specialists have dedicated their careers and expertise to improving the lives of women with complex gynecological conditions such as endometriosis


Tamer Seckin, MD, is a Board Certified gynecologist and laparoscopic surgeon in private practice in New York City, practicing at North Shore-LIJ/Lenox Hill Hospital.


Amanda Chu, MD, is a Board Certified Gynecologic Surgeon who completed her residency at Lenox Hill Hospital.

EndoMEtriosis: A Guide for Girls &
The doctor will see you now.

From the award-winning Dr. Tamer Seckin comes a book written for all of the Endo Warriors out there, from the thirteen-year-old girl who is being told that her pain is “part of becoming a women,” to the woman who has been misdiagnosed for decades—and needs to know she is not alone. Proceeds of this book sale will go to The Endometriosis Foundation of America.

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Immunology, Menstrual Fluid, and Endometriosis, a Talk by Dr. Burns

July 16, 2024 | by drseckin.comImmunology, Menstrual Fluid, and Endometriosis, a Talk by Dr. Burns

Dr. Katherine Burns talked about immunology, menstrual fluid, and endometriosis at this year’s annual Patient Day.

Terri and Robert Irwin on Bindi’s Endometriosis

June 25, 2024 | by drseckin.comTerri and Robert Irwin on Bindi’s Endometriosis

Terri and Robert Irwin talk about Bindi's endometriosis during the Blossom Ball held at Gotham Hall in New York City.

Bindi Irwin Receives Blossom Award at EndoFound’s 12th Annual Blossom Ball

June 18, 2024 | by drseckin.comBindi Irwin Receives Blossom Award at EndoFound’s 12th Annual Blossom Ball

This year, the Blossom Award went global by honoring Bindi Irwin, a well-known wildlife conservationist from Australia.

Infertility and Endometriosis

June 11, 2024 | by drseckin.comInfertility and Endometriosis

Dr. Serin Seckin dwelt on various aspects of endometriosis and infertility during her presentation at the Endometriosis Patient Symposium.

Why are we different?

World-renown endometriosis surgeon Dr. Tamer Seckin has over 30 years of experience in laparoscopic excision surgery and can treat even the most advanced cases of endometriosis with ease. His patients range from those with ovarian endometriomas to instances of severe deep infiltrating endometriosis of the bowels and other organs. Using his trademark ABC contrast and surgical techniques, he ensures minimally invasive surgery with comprehensive personal care. Dr. Seckin is also a founder and the medical director for The Endometriosis Foundation of America. He has dedicated his life to ensuring that women suffering from this little-known disease receive the advocacy, respect, care, and treatment that they deserve.

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Dr. Seckin have changed my life. Walking into their office was the best decision I could have made.

It took me 27 years, tons of doctors, and two surgeries to finally be officially diagnosed with endometriosis and now endo-free.

After my first endometriosis surgery failed to give me any symptom relief, I was jaded and skeptical regarding endometriosis treatment.

My symptoms began in August 2009, one month after my first period. My symptoms were mostly GI-related, from what I remember it

Below is a selection of articles featuring Dr. Seckin and the Seckin Endometriosis Center (SEC) in the press.

Bindi Irwin seeks endometriosis treatment from top specialist in NYC hospital

Amy Schumer Shares Health Update After Undergoing Endometriosis Surgery, Liposuction

Padma Lakshmi’s Idea Of “Healthy” Doesn’t Look Like It Used To

Model and Advocate Alaia Baldwin Aronow Opens Up About Her Endometriosis

Endometriosis Foundation Of America

The Endometriosis Foundation of America strives to increase disease recognition, provide advocacy, facilitate expert surgical training, and fund landmark endometriosis research. Engaged in a robust campaign to inform both the medical community and the public, the EndoFound places particular emphasis on the critical importance of early diagnosis and effective intervention while simultaneously providing education to the next generation of medical professionals and their patients.

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Endometriosis Videos

I Have Endometriosis

I have endometriosis

Throughout high school and college, Jenna Knoblauch experienced debilitating pelvic pain every month.

Lung Collapse Due To Endometriosis

Lung Collapse Due To Endometriosis

Highlighted one of his most complicated cases ever in his 30-year career as an endometriosis excision surgeon.

Tracy's Endometriosis Story New York

Tracy's Endometriosis Story, NY

Tracy's Endometriosis story and journay. West Nyack, New York

Endometriosis patient Selina Regan shares her story

Selina R. shares her endometriosis success story

Selina Regan, pregnant at 41, shares her success story and thoughts on endometriosis awareness.

An International
Endometriosis Treatment Center

Dr. Tamer Seckin, endometriosis doctor has focused on the surgical treatment of best endometriosis Specialist NYC for decades and today is a well-regarded expert in the field. His New York City based practice is known for its warm, dedicated and continuous patient care, exceptional skill and thoroughness.

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