Weight loss is a vast issue for many women, and help is most often welcome, even if it comes from the most unlikely sources at times. If you haven’t heard about Medi-Weightloss, you need to read this. Your gynecologist is uniquely familiar with your body; do not be embarrassed to talk to him or her… Read More »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and while most everyone is aware of breast cancer, it’s easy to forget to take the steps to help detect the disease in its early stages and encourage others to do the same. A lot of progress has been made in the fight against breast cancer, but there’s a… 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!