Dr. Paul F. Vietz, OB/GYN of Carroll County, who teamed up with a colleague to be the first in the United States to perform a minimally invasive hysterectomy, dies

Dr. Paul F. Vietz, OB/GYN of Carroll County, who teamed up with a colleague to be the first in the United States to perform a minimally invasive hysterectomy, dies

Dr. Paul F. Vietz, a Carroll County obstetrician-gynecologist who, along with colleague Dr. T. Samuel Ahn, was the first physician in the nation to perform hysterectomy surgery that removed the uterus without major surgical incisions, died of a blood disorder on October 23 at his home in Westminster. He was 91 years old. “This surgical …

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