Gestational Diabetes Unlike other types of Diabetes, Gestational Diabetes does not last a lifetime. Instead, it only affects certain pregnant mothers and then will go away after the baby is born. Most commonly present from mid-pregnancy onward, gestational diabetes results from lack of insulin production from the mother’s body for both her and the fetus. It… Read More »
Ovarian cancer is a cancer of the ovaries – the organs that produce eggs. Of the cancers found among women, it accounts for about 3%. However, it accounts for 1/5 of cancer deaths among women. It is possible for women of any age to develop this form of cancer but it is most commonly found… Read More »
Hormone replacement therapy is a treatment that many women and men are turning to as they age. Hormone therapy for both sexes, which has been around since the 1930s, is gaining in popularity. More and more people are discovering just how easy and effective the procedure is when implemented correctly. Women going through menopause are particularly… Read More »
If taken correctly, the birth control pill is a highly effective and popular method of birth control. The pill has a less than 1% failure rate, which means that less than one out of a hundred women who use the pill get pregnant. However, for those who miss taking the pill or take it incorrectly,… Read More »
Having a child can be one of the most joyous and exciting times of your life. On the flip side, becoming pregnant when one is not ready can make for very difficult and confusing times. If you are a woman of child-bearing age and do not want to become pregnant, it is imperative to weigh… Read More »
Family planning is a deeply personal choice. Whether you have already given birth and feel your family is complete or have made the decision to remain child free, high quality, reliable birth control options play an important role in your reproductive health. Understanding all of the birth control options available to you is the only… Read More »
If you are seeking a great OBGYN The Woodlands offers some of the very best. Delivering high quality care for their patients, the team of OBGYN professionals The Woodlands offers makes the process of pregnancy, labor and delivery a joyful time and helps families make the best decisions for their unique needs. One way to… Read More »
We, at the Woodlands OBGYN Associates, would like to take a moment to say Happy Holidays to all of our patients and their families. We are thrilled to be a part of so many peoples’ lives, and this time of year just reminds us of how important your health and happiness is to us. The… Read More »
Reproductive and sexual health for women is a top priority for Woodlands OBGYN Associates. We offer the best in women’s healthcare and OBGYN services, always striving to offer the latest technologies and procedures. Of course, we are always available to answer any questions you may have. A frequently asked question from patients is “what medications might affect… Read More »
The ovaries are two almond-sized organs below the abdomen that produce egg cells, progesterone and estrogen. Cancer can originate from the ovaries and spread its way throughout the body. The tumors grow very slowly such that symptoms may not appear until the late stages of the illness. These can include swelling in the abdomen, cramps… Read More »
If you have United HealthCare we are sure you are aware that as of 01/01/2020 Methodist Hospital is no longer in Network.
Our United HealthCare contract is NOT affected by this. We are a private practice so this will not affect our ability to see you for your appointments.
All current OB patients please speak to our staff if you have not already done so.
We are still hopeful that UHC and Houston Methodist will work out the issues and come to an agreement soon!