About: Raj K. Syal, MD, FACOG

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Dr. Syal has been practicing obstetrics and gynecology in The Woodlands since 1992. He has delivered over 6,000 babies and continues to maintain an active OB practice, delivering babies at Methodist the Woodlands Hospital.

Posts by Raj K. Syal, MD, FACOG:

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Gestational Diabetes: Am I At Risk?

If you have recently been diagnosed with gestational diabetes, you could be going into panic mode. But, try to relax. Gestational diabetes can be managed with great success for you and your baby. Making a plan with your doctor to stay healthy and manage your gestational diabetes is important. Keep reading to learn more about… Read More »


Heavy Or Abnormal Bleeding

There are so many different ways we can view ourselves, and those ways may change day-to-day or minute-to-minute. We can become more confident without gaining or losing weight, just by changing how we view ourselves. We may be self conscious about a normal function like a period, or we can find the positives in having… Read More »




Stop the Leaking

Gain Control Over Urine Loss 20 million women suffer from the regular loss of urine.  Leaking can occur due to childbirth, weakness of the pelvic muscles, or excessive physical activity, like running and weight training.  Urine loss is not only embarrassing but also limits one’s activities and enjoyment.  Incontinence is not a normal part of… Read More »


truSculpt 3D is Here!

Did you know that truSculpt 3D is the latest non-surgical, no downtime procedure proven to reduce fat and cellulite? A New Way to Reduce Body Fat truSculpt can help you reduce those areas that are resistant to diet and exercise. truSculpt® 3D uses radio frequency energy to heat the underlying fat in your body to… Read More »


Endometriosis Awareness Month

Endometriosis is a common gynecologic disorder that affects 1 in 10 women. It’s a condition where the presence of endometrial cells that typically grow inside the uterus, begin to form outside the uterus.  Consequently, the cells growing outside the uterus also begin growing in the abdomen and pelvis. These normal cells in the abnormal area… Read More »


NovaSure Treats Heavy Bleeding

Roughly 1 in 5 women experience menorrhagia, or heavy bleeding, and the various challenges associated with menstruation each month. Due to pain and irregularity, many report disruptions in their normal physical, professional, and social life activities. Fortunately, the NovaSure® Endometrial Ablation System is available to help treat the symptoms of abnormal bleeding, as its innovative… Read More »



Hormones for the Holidays

Hormones do not take holidays; instead, they naturally cycle and decrease as we age, especially for women reaching menopause. So, they never take a holiday, which means they are always working to cope with natural physical changes.  As these levels decrease in a woman’s body, symptoms of aging appear and begin to persist. Physicians recognize… Read More »