Blog Articles

Fibroid Tumors

The uterus is designed for one function and one function only: to allow women the unique and special ability to develop, nurture, and eventually deliver human life.

Mar 29th, 2019
Does a Pap Smear Cover STD Testing?

A common misconception I have discovered with many patients is the belief that when a pap smear is done, it includes a check for sexually transmitted diseases (STD).

Mar 29th, 2019
Cystic Fibrosis

During pregnancy our doctors offer special testing to determine if you and possibly your partner carry a gene that may cause a specific medical condition. 

Mar 29th, 2019
Calcium Requirements: Critical Information for Women

There has been a great deal of confusion regarding calcium requirements. Patients have voiced concern to me regarding calcium deposits in their breast found at their mammogram which required closer follow up or biopsy.

Mar 29th, 2019
PMS: Don’t Suffer in Silence

Premenstrual Syndrome or Premenopausal Dysmorphic Disorder is a condition that can affect a woman’s mood and can also be associated with physical symptoms. 

Mar 29th, 2019
Smoking in Pregnancy

Smoking is the most common form of substance abuse in pregnant women. The incidence of smoking in pregnancy is between 10-50%.

Mar 29th, 2019
Cell Free DNA Testing

Cell Free DNA Testing is a new technology that is a screening test for chromosomal abnormalities such as Down’s Syndrome and Edward’s Syndrome.

Mar 29th, 2019