Category Archives: OBGYN

How Hormone Therapy Can Help Menopause

The debate that followed the publication of the first results of the Hormone Replacement Therapy trials, gave many women the impression that experts did not agree on the topic of HRT. However, The American Society for Reproductive Medicine, The North American Menopausal Society, and The Endocrine Society agree that healthy, recently menopausal, women can use… Read More »


What to Do When You Have an Abnormal Pap Test

The annual Pap Test is a typical routine exam that women follow every year. Most of the time, it’s no big deal – you go in, have the test, and everything is fine. But what happens when the test from your physician at Woodlands OBGYN Associates comes back abnormal? Most doctors agree that an abnormal… Read More »


Can Folic Acid Become Poisonous To Pregnant Women?

We all know that pregnant women need folic acid, right? The reality is that for 10-15 percent with a genetic condition, folic acid could be dangerous. If you’re a woman of childbearing age, you’ve undoubtedly been told by your obstetrician, family practice physician, and even your mom and girlfriends that you need to be taking… Read More »


Our New Website Is Live!

Since 1992, Woodlands OBGYN Associates has put a premium on the health, care and well-being of our patients. We have experienced significant growth since that time and thoroughly enjoy serving The Woodlands and surrounding areas with quality obstetric and gynecology care. We are proud to call The Woodlands home and to serve our community. As… Read More »


Things To Consider: Birth Control

Over the past decade, methods of birth control have expanded and there have never been more available options. While the multiple options For some people, convenience suggests no bothersome side effects, ease of use or no disruption of the sexual experience. For others convenience means no prescriptions required. When considering a method of contraception, it’s… Read More »


Benefits of Hormone Pellet Therapy

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 »


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Differences In Popular Birth Control Pills

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 »


Is the IUD Right for You?

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 »


Essure — Safe Non-Surgical Birth Control

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 »


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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 »