Blog Articles

Will Living with PCOS Affect My Fertility?

Polycystic ovary syndrome affects many women and involves a hormone imbalance that can interfere with ovulation. While you may have more trouble than the average woman achieving pregnancy, PCOS doesn’t make it impossible.

Feb 1st, 2019
How a Non-Invasive Colposcopy Can Help You

If you have abnormal Pap smear results or irregular bleeding that suggests an issue with your cervix, a non-invasive colposcopy is often the next step in treatment. This procedure is designed to help you; read on to learn more about it.

Jan 9th, 2019
Should I Be Worried About Ovarian Cysts?

Ovarian cysts are common and often go away on their own. But if one is detected during a routine or diagnostic ultrasound, you may have questions and concerns. Read on to learn when these cysts may need medical intervention.

Dec 6th, 2018
Why You Should Never Ignore Pelvic Pain

Sometimes talking about pelvic pain with your doctor may seem awkward and uncomfortable, but it’s absolutely necessary. Pelvic pain can indicate infection or a problem with your reproductive organs.

Nov 20th, 2018
What to Expect from a Colposcopy

When your Pap test comes back negative or abnormal, your OB/GYN often recommends a colposcopy to determine what, if any, treatment you may need. Here’s what you can expect from this simple procedure.

Jul 23rd, 2018
Don't Ignore Chronic Pelvic Pain

If you experience chronic pelvic pain, which is persistent pain below your belly button, you should speak to Dr. Gigi Hafizi at Metropolitan Women's Center right away to find out the cause and get treatment. Pain is never normal.

Jun 27th, 2018
5 Tips for Preventing Vaginitis

There are few things more uncomfortable for women than vaginitis. You may feel itching or a burning sensation that just won’t go away. It’s important to get prompt gynecological treatment before your symptoms worsen.

May 4th, 2018
How Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Affects Fertility

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common causes of infertility among women. However, there are steps you can take to improve your chances of becoming pregnant. Choosing to live a healthy lifestyle may help, and there are pharmaceutical ap

Apr 24th, 2018