Dr. Mackovic Returns To Lakewood

Miriam Mackovic MD: gynecologist near me

We are excited to announce that she is offering appointments again at our Lakewood OB/GYN office every Thursday afternoon. Please call our office or chat with us to schedule your in-office or Telehealth appointment. COMPLETE WOMEN CARE | COVID-19 UPDATES VIRTUAL APPOINTMENTS We are dedicated to providing our high-quality care even if you are unable […]

How to cope with stress during a crisis

Outbreaks can be stressful The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping with stress will make you, the people you care about, and your community stronger. Stress during an infectious disease outbreak can […]

Coronavirus and Pregnancy | FAQs

Are pregnant women at higher risk of COVID-19? I’m pregnant. How can I protect myself from COVID-19? Should pregnant women get tested for COVID-19? Can COVID-19 be passed from a woman to her unborn or newborn child? What care should be available during pregnancy and childbirth? Do pregnant women with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 need […]

Bleeding During Pregnancy

Does bleeding during pregnancy always mean there is a problem? Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy has many causes. Some are serious, whereas others are not. Bleeding can occur early or later in pregnancy. Bleeding in early pregnancy is common. In many cases, it does not signal a major problem. Bleeding later in pregnancy can be more […]

Understanding Uterine Artery Embolization

What is Uterine Artery Embolization? Uterine Artery Embolization is when fibroids are trefated by blocking the blood vessels that are supplying blood to them. This is a common procedure and causes the fibroids to shrink. Fibroids: Benign tumors that originate in the muscle part of the uterus. Why should I have a UAE procedure? UAE helps […]

Surgical Procedures: Olympus 3D vs da Vinci

Procedure via Olympus 3D Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site (LESS) is a new, highly advanced, minimally-invasive approach for performing a hysterectomy. This specialized approach allows our surgeons to perform the entire procedure through one single incision in the belly button, as opposed to several small scars across the abdomen or one long scar from either side of the […]

Pelvic Floor Therapy After Delivery

The new standard of care following pregnancy and delivery In order to be able to take the best care of your baby, you need to take care of yourself first. In Europe, the standard of care for every postpartum mom is to receive pelvic floor strengthening after she delivers a baby. The goal is to […]

Ovary Removal: What To Expect If You’re Having An Oopherectomy

What is an Oophorectomy? Oophorectomy is the surgical procedure remove an ovary or ovaries. This gynecological surgery is also called an ovariectomy. When oophorectomy surgery requires removing both ovaries, it’s called a bilateral oophorectomy. When oophorectomy surgery involves removing a single ovary, it’s often referred to as a unilateral oophorectomy. Oophorectomy may be performed through […]

How common is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease?

What is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease? How is it diagnosed? What are the symptoms? Are there long-term effects of it? What are the causes? Who is at risk? How is it treated? Can it be prevented? What is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease? Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection of the female reproductive organs. It is a common […]