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Why Can't I Get Pregnant?

It can sometimes take months for a woman to conceive. But some gynecological conditions can interfere with pregnancy. If you can’t seem to get pregnant, learn about what may be standing between you and parenthood.

Oct 1st, 2020
6 Tips to Ease Period Pain

Menstrual discomfort is common, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do anything about it. Our providers recommend these 6 helpful tips for reducing your period pain.

Sep 3rd, 2020
Which Form of Birth Control Is Right for You?

Taking a variety of factors into account can help you select a birth control method that best suits your own personal needs. Our providers can help you make the smartest choice for you.

Jul 19th, 2020
Most Common Causes of Infertility

There are many factors that can contribute to a couple’s inability to conceive a baby -- some in the male and some in the female. Luckily, many causes of infertility in women and men can be successfully treated.

Jun 12th, 2020
8 Tips to Prepare Your Body for Pregnancy

Don’t wait until you’re pregnant to start taking care of your health. By following these important tips, you can increase your odds of having a healthy baby and an uncomplicated pregnancy.

May 7th, 2020
Pregnancy and Coronavirus

If you’re pregnant in the midst of the current COVID-19 health care crisis, it’s understandable that you have concerns. Let’s take a look at what we know about this virus and its implications for your pregnancy.

Apr 9th, 2020
The Importance of Regular Pap Tests

Thanks to the Pap test, deaths from cervical cancer in the United States have declined dramatically. Are you up to date on your Pap testing? If not, be sure to schedule an appointment for a GYN exam soon.

Feb 24th, 2020
Why You Should Never Ignore Pelvic Pain

Any persistent pain in your pelvic region deserves medical attention, though many tend to ignore these symptoms as part of being a woman. It doesn’t matter if pelvic pain is dull or sharp, constant or intermittent.

Nov 7th, 2019
We have a new website!

Check out our new website with an enhanced reading room! You can now find lots of information about our practice and our services. Our goal is to deliver a great online experience for all patients!

Oct 23rd, 2019
Autumn……First Day

“Autumn is the mellower season, and what we lose in flowers we more than gain in fruits” -Samuel Butler

Oct 1st, 2019
Flu Vaccine…Do you really need it?

If you’ve been to our practice in the last several months for your ob visits, we should have discussed with you flu vaccines and how important it is for you and your baby.

Sep 20th, 2019
The Creaky Pelvis in Pregnancy

Hi everyone! One of the most common complaints we get from our pregnant patients is low back and pelvic pain. There are many reasons for this and they are related to pregnancy itself.

Sep 12th, 2019
The Scent of Light

“Like a great starving beast My body is quivering Fixed On the scent Of Light” Hafiz

Sep 6th, 2019
Confinement and Exercise

It’s interesting to reflect how attitudes about pregnancy have changed. When you come to our office and are given an EDC or “due date’, EDC is actually short for Estimated Date of Confinement.

Sep 3rd, 2019
Celiac Disease and Women

Celiac disease or celiac sprue is a disease that was identified as early as 2nd century AD in present-day Turkey and the cause was unexplained until a Dutch pediatrician recognized an association between eating bread and cereals and relapsing diarrhea.

Aug 31st, 2019
A Life Worthwhile

“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” -Albert Einstein

Aug 30th, 2019
Dense Breasts in NY State

We are referring to the new law signed by Governor Cuomo which requires all providers of mammography to inform women of dense breasts. Several other states also have this “dense breast” law.

Aug 2nd, 2019
Summer….First Day

“The summer night is a like a perfection of thought.” -Wallace Stevens

Jul 30th, 2019
Should you eat for three?

We previously talked about weight gain when carrying one baby….Do the recommendations change when we’re carrying twins??

Jul 22nd, 2019
Pregnancy Weight Gain

While we are on the topic of weight, we have a lot of questions from our patients about optimal weight gain during pregnancy. Let’s say we gain 30-32 lbs during the pregnancy.

Jul 19th, 2019
Heavy Periods

Most of us have probably experienced heavy periods some time in our lives. Some months may be normal, and other months make us feel like we live in diapers. When we are soaking through a tampon or a pad an hour, that’s probably too heavy.

Jun 13th, 2019

“…if in your thought you must measure time into seasons, let each season encircle all the other seasons, And let today embrace the past with remembrance and the future with longing.” Kahil Gibran

Apr 1st, 2019
Valentines and My Achy Breaky Heart

February is the month of love, Valentines and ….Heart Disease Awareness Month. Not so romantic when we consider that heart disease is the Number 1 cause of death for women in the United States!

Feb 7th, 2019
Thinning Bones

Now that the new year is upon us, and almost everyone has a New Year’s resolution to lose weight and exercise more, let’s talk about thinnning bones or osteopenia and osteoporosis.

Feb 1st, 2019