General & Adolescent Gynecology

Specialties:

  • Preventative gynecology
  • Gynecological surgery
  • Family Planning
  • Contraceptive management
  • Preconception / prenatal testing and counseling
  • Infertility
  • Urinary incontinence

Specific areas of expertise:

  • Treatment of menstrual and hormonal disorders including abnormal bleeding
  • Irregular menstrual cycles, painful periods
  • Endometriosis
  • Premenstrual dysphonic disorder ( PMDD / PMS )
  • HPV testing and treatment
  • Abnormal pap smears
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Pelvic relaxation / prolapse
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Vaginal infections
  • Pelvic infections
  • Bladder infections
  • Vulvar dystrophy / skin conditions
  • Contraceptive management / Family planning
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Pelvic Pain
ADOLESCENT GYNECOLOGY

The adolescent patient requires special treatment and care. The first gynecological exam is often dreaded and feared. I make every effort in making my young patients feel comfortable with themselves and their bodies. I emphasize education and counseling. Topics often discussed include the menstrual cycle ( including the anatomy and physiology as well as the sexually transmitted diseases including HPV and the HPV vaccine.


Specific areas of expertise:

        • Counseling
        • Painful menstrual cycles
        • Irregular periods
        • Contraceptive management
        • HPV testing/ vaccine administration/ treatment
        • Premenstrual dysphonic disorder / PMS
        • STD ( Sexually transmitted disease ) Counseling and testing
        • Acne
GYNECOLOGICAL SURGERY
        • Hysterectomy
        • Myomectomy
        • Laparoscopy
        • Hysteroscopy
        • Surgical treatment of endometriosis
        • CO2 laser surgery
        • Endometrial ablation / Hydrothermoablation
        • Tubal sterilization ( Incisionless- ESSURE)
        • Pelvic floor reconstruction for prolapse and urinary incontinence
        • Cancer surgery
IN OFFICE PROCEDURES
        • Pap smear
        • Colposcopy including LEEP and Cryotherapy
        • Venipuncture
        • Injections
        • Ultrasound
        • Biopsies
        • Breast aspiration and biopsy
        • IUD insertion and removal
        • Pessary fittings and care
        • Permanent tubal sterilization (Essure and Adiana)
        • Endometrial Ablation
INFERTILITY
        • Evaluation and Counseling
        • Ovulation and monitoring
        • Basic ovulation induction and ultrasound
MENOPAUSE YEARS / HORMONE REPLACEMENT
        • Hormone testing & Hormone replacement therapy
        • Weight management
        • Alternative / Natural hormone replacement
        • Sexual dysfunction
        • Treatment of vaginal atrophy ( dryness)
        • Pelvic prolapse / relaxation
        • Osteoporosis ( Diagnosis and management)
        • Bone Density Testing
        • Cancer screenings and treatment