About: Raj K. Syal, MD, FACOG

Bio
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:


When Should You Consider Vaginal Rejuvenation?

Vaginal rejuvenation is often thought of as simply an aesthetic procedure. While some women may elect to undergo vaginal rejuvenation for aesthetic purposes alone, this procedure is primarily performed for functional reasons, including the tightening of the muscles that make up the overall structure of the vagina. This, in turn, enhances muscle tone, control, and… Read More »


Get The MonaLisa Touch® For Vaginal Dryness

While it can be an uncomfortable subject for women to talk about, living with vaginal dryness is even more uncomfortable. A condition that will impact most women at some point in their lives, a lack of vaginal moisture is nothing to be embarrassed about or suffer from unnecessarily. In the past, replenishing vaginal moisture had… Read More »


NonHRT Methods For Managing Menopause

Although we have found HRT to be beneficial to many, some women rely on alternative methods of treating and managing their menopausal symptoms. Typical menopausal symptoms include vaginal dryness, problems sleeping, hot flashes (also called hot flushes), mood swings, and depression. Here is an overview of 5 non-hormonal therapies which a woman can employ to… Read More »


Another Plus for Hormones

A recent study was released from Finland designed to evaluate the risk of death due to heart disease, stroke, or any disease among users of an estrogen-based hormone therapy. Almost 500,000 women were followed from 1994 to 2009 (a total of 3.3 million years of hormone exposure). A total of 28,734 women using hormones died… Read More »