Blog

Supporting women in their effort to maintain a healthy weight

As an ob/gyn physician, I help women live their healthiest lives. An important part of that is maintaining an ideal body mass index (BMI), which plays a major role in chronic disease prevention and overall quality of life. That is why I consider it an important part of my practice to help women understand the complex disease of obesity.

Why choose to see a physician assistant as your provider?

Most patients want to get an appointment as quickly as possible, and it is typically faster and easier to see a physician assistant. PA’s usually have the luxury of spending more time one-on-one with the patients in office. Studies perpetually show that patient satisfaction and outcomes are identical whether the patient sees a PA or a doctor.

What research tells us about preeclampsia and gestational hypertension

Preeclampsia doubles a woman’s risk of heart disease and stroke. When you are at higher-than-average risk, it is important to make changes today for a healthier tomorrow, especially after a pregnancy complicated with blood pressure problems.

MonaLisa Touch helps restore women’s sexual health in a matter of minutes

If you feel like sex just isn’t enjoyable anymore and other remedies haven’t helped as much as you would like, the MonaLisaTouch® just might be the answer you’ve been looking for. Contact us for a consultation or book an appointment online today.

Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) protocols can improve your surgery experience

At Premier Women’s Care of Southwest Florida, we are committed to our patients’ overall health and well-being. That's why we follow Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) protocols, which are designed to shorten length of stay by promoting early mobility and recovery.

A gentle C-section makes for a more natural experience

Many women prefer to have a natural birth experience, but sometimes a cesarean section is necessary to ensure a safe delivery. In these situations, a gentle cesarean section makes for a more natural experience where the mother can see her baby being born and hold it right away.