COVID-19 Vaccine & Pregnant and Lactating Women

The wait is finally over as we transition into Phase 1 of COVID-19 vaccinations. Many patients have been inquiring about the safety of the COVID-19 vaccine in pregnancy and lactation.  I often am asked if it is safe to get the vaccine while pregnant or breastfeeding. Due to the lack of data regarding the safety […]

Deep Vein Thrombosis: Causes & Prevention

What is Deep Vein Thrombosis? Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a medical condition that occurs when a blood clot forms in a deep vein. These clots usually develop in the lower leg, thigh, or pelvis, but they can also occur in the arm.(Source: CDC.GOV) How does a clot form in a vein? Clotting is a normal […]

What’s Included in Your Well Woman Exam?

Well Woman Exam

What Is A Well Woman Exam? A Well Woman Exam is a preventive annual gynecological and breast exam. Well Women Exams are extremely important in preventive care and early detection of diseases. Our doctors are all-female OB/GYN experts, highly skilled in diagnosing and treating any and all OB/GYN conditions. A Well Woman Exam typically includes […]

Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian cysts are fluid-filled sacs that can form in the ovaries. Many women experience a cyst on the ovaries at some time during their lives. Learn more What Are Ovaries? The ovaries are a part of the female reproductive system. They have two main reproductive functions in the body. They are responsible for the production […]