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Burleson's Dr. Robert Smith Reverses "Permanent" Birth Control

by Amy Silverstein | Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Meet Dr. Robert Smith, a surgeon in Burleson who is one of a handful of doctors in Texas willing to attempt removal — short of a hysterectomy — of the Essure birth control implant. Women complaining of side effects they believe are caused by the device come to Smith and doctors like him to have what was intended to be a permanent form of sterilization reversed, with some going on to become pregnant afterward.

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