What are treatment options for abnormal bleeding at EVA Healthcare?
At Eva Healthcare , you will be first evaluated for reasons of abnormal uterine bleeding. Later on based on the identified reasons you will be treated with hormones; or a D+C or MIRENA which is hormone based IUD (Intra Uterine Device). You could also be recommended for a Hysterectomy which is surgical removal of Uterus.
What is causing my abnormal bleeding?
A number of conditions can cause abnormal uterine bleeding, including hormonal imbalances and benign (non-cancerous) growths, such as fibroids or polyps. Complications from pregnancy and other illnesses can also result in heavy periods.
Is urinary incontinence a natural consequence of aging?
Studies reveal that 30 percent of all women report episodes of urinary incontinence, which is the involuntary loss of urine from the bladder. However, only one half of these women report this condition to their physicians because it is either socially embarrassing or they believe that no treatment option is available. Urinary incontinence is not a natural consequence of aging. Pelvic exercise (for example, Kegels and biofeedback), medication, and outpatient minimally invasive surgical procedures offer excellent cure rates. If you have urinary incontinence, take charge of your health care and discuss it with your physician .At EVA Healthcare effective treatment options are now available for you.
Can spotting be normal in early pregnancy?
Yes, it can be normal, but it is important to call our office to let us know.
What should I bring to my office visit?
Please bring your current insurance card and a complete list of medications you are taking. You will need this to complete our patient information forms.
What insurance plans do you accept, and will my visit and all related services be covered by my insurance?
We cover all leading Insurance plans for women’s health .You need to check with your insurance carrier regarding specific coverage questions.
How do I know I am in menopause?
You may experience symptoms such as hot flashes, night sweats, and difficulty sleeping and your periods will become irregular.
Why should I see an OB-GYN doctor during menopause?
our doctor can help you in a number of important ways as you enter this stage of your life. At EVA Healthcare, We can help you determine where you are in the process, inform you about maintaining your health during menopause, and help you manage your symptoms. We can also help you with health issues that may arise in menopausal women, such as osteoporosis and urinary incontinence.
How frequently should I have a pap smear? Do I need a pap smear if I have had a hysterectomy?
We recommend that women have a pap smear yearly. If you have a history of abnormal pap smears, you may be asked to come in more frequently. It is important to have a pap smear yearly even if you have had a hysterectomy. We will do a pap smear from the vaginal cuff where the cervix was removed.
Should I be concerned if I have spotting or light bleeding while I am taking birth control pills?
This can be normal if you skipped or were late taking a pill. To avoid this and have the pills be their most effective it is best if you take the pills at the same time every day.
Does your practice manage high risk pregnancies?
Normal as well as high-risk pregnancy management is provided by our physicians. Fetal evaluations involving 3-D ultrasound and non-stress tests are available.