TEDxSugarLand 2016 Speaker: Dr. Kathryn Karges
Topic: Roots, Bandaids, and Infertility: Looking beyond symptoms and approaching the real causes with healthier, natural methods.
Bio: Dr. Kathryn A. Karges is an obstetrician and gynecologist at CHI St. Luke’s Caritas Women’s Care in Sugar Land, Texas. She treats a variety of women’s health conditions and provides both routine and high-risk obstetrical care. She especially enjoys working with couples who seek to utilize a natural approach to managing fertility and health.
Following medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, Dr. Karges completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at the Methodist Hospital in Houston. She then completed a fellowship in medical and surgical NaProTECHNOLOGY® under Dr. Thomas Hilgers, with a special emphasis on helping couples who have difficulty conceiving. She is one of only a handful of physicians in the United States with this training.
In addition, Dr. Karges has received specialized training in da Vinci® robotic-assisted surgery as well as microsurgical training for repair of damaged fallopian tubes. She enjoys spending time with her husband, two kids, and two adopted dogs.