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Is hysterectomy the right treatment for you?

If your physician has suggested you receive a hysterectomy, you may have a lot of questions about the procedure. It’s important to get these questions answered to ensure a hysterectomy is the right choice for you. Discuss the following questions with your gynecologist before having a hysterectomy. Are you done having children? After your hysterectomy, […]

What causes abnormal bleeding?

As an OB/GYN, I frequently see patients who are experiencing abnormal uterine bleeding, which includes any bleeding outside of a normal period. Many causes of abnormal bleeding can be discovered with an office visit and inexpensive laboratory tests. The most common ways to diagnose abnormal uterine bleeding are through a medical history, pelvic exam and […]

Are my periods normal?

As an OB/GYN, I frequently see patients who are worried about whether they are experiencing abnormal bleeding. Abnormal uterine bleeding is a common problem, but its definition can vary from woman to woman. A normal menstrual cycle can varies from 21 to 35 days long, with bleeding lasting between three to five days. Your period […]