Many women experience problems with decreased libido, painful intercourse or other problems related to intimacy. If you are having problems with sexual desire or response, you are certainly not alone. And here’s the good news: many solutions are available.
A Floridian since middle school and a graduate of the University of South Florida, I went north for medical school and residency but always wanted to come back to the Sunshine State to practice medicine and raise a family.
During more than 30 years practicing obstetrics and gynecology, I have often heard my pregnant patients ask some variation of this question: “My doctor has recommended both the influenza vaccine and pertussis (whooping cough) vaccine.
After 20 plus years as a solo, independent gynecologist in Ft. Myers, I am thrilled to be joining the outstanding team of providers at Premier Women’s Care of Southwest Florida along with my entire staff.
The uncertainty of COVID-19, a novel coronavirus, makes it more important than ever for us all to stay connected, even while practicing social distancing.
We at Premier Women’s Care of Southwest Florida are committed to providing safe obstetrics and g
The IUD is among the most effective forms of birth control available. It provides contraception for 3-10 years and has a low chance of side effects. Plus, its reliability and convenience make it a favorite of many women.
HPV is the most common sexually transmitted disease, affecting 80% of women during their lifetimes. HPV is also the cause of cervical cancer, genital warts, and other types of cancer. Here’s what you need to know about HPV and its vaccine.
Do you feel pressure or pain in your pelvic region? You may have pelvic prolapse, a common condition that many women struggle with. Learn what steps you can take to prevent this uncomfortable condition.
Do you have problems with sex? You can and should enjoy sex at any age and stage of your life. Don’t let hormonal and physical changes rob you of intimate pleasure. Reclaim your healthy sex life with MonaLisa Touch®.
Most women experience occasional heavy bleeding and cramping with their cycles. However, if you’re suffering through menstrual cycles marked by heavy bleeding and cramping, an endometrial ablation may be the solution you need.
Surgery can be a daunting experience, both mentally and physically. A program introduced in the early 2000s — Enhanced Recovery After Surgery — is giving patients the care they need to recover more quickly. And we embrace this approach.
Feeling moody? Having trouble concentrating? Can’t remember where you left your keys? If you’re going through menopause, mental health issues can occur. Learn more about these symptoms and how to find relief.
Whether now or in the future, your health may depend on the results of clinical trials. These tests develop and confirm the effectiveness of treatments that later become the standards of care. You may be able to participate in these studies.
Among the many bothersome symptoms of menopause, painful sex is not among the most openly discussed. Yet, it’s among the most common. Now, a non-hormonal solution is available: MonaLisa Touch®. Read on to learn all about it.
Robot-assisted surgery helps your surgeon perform delicate surgeries with greater accuracy and precision, while also reducing your risk of infection and bleeding. Read on to learn what procedures we perform with this minimally-invasive approach.
Painful sex and vaginal dryness may be common side effects of menopause, but you don't need to suffer from them, and you don't need to take hormone drugs either. The MonaLisa Touch uses gentle laser energy to naturally support vaginal health.
Heavy periods may not seem like a big deal - until you have them. Invasive surgery and hormone therapy used to be the only options for treating most types of heavy bleeding. But today, minimally invasive outpatient options can help.
Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment, or OMT, is a set of hands-on techniques used by osteopathic physicians (DOs) to diagnose, treat, and prevent illness or injury. Studies have shown that women who receive OMT during pregnancy have shorter labor times.