Dr. Jonathan Song
Dr. Jonathan Song
St. Charles, IL
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Rush Medical College, IL
Assistant Professor (Dept of OB/GYN) Rush University Medical Center
Dr. Jonathan Song
I've won the following awards
Top Gynecologist, Illinois
2010 Distinguished Physician Award - Delnor Hospital (Outstanding Service to Fellow Colleagues or to a Field/Specialty)
2010 Patients' Choice Awards
2009 American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Surgical Award - Chicago, IL (1st Place for Alternatives to Hysterectomy: Laparoscopic Myomectomy with Uterine Reconstruction)
2008 WebSurg Award - Strasbourg, France (Laparoscopic Tubal Anastomosis)
2008 Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (Honorable Mention - Overcoming the Challenges of Laparoscopic Tubal Anastomosis)
2007 Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (Honorable Mention - Laparoscopic Approach for the Enlarged Uterus)
2005 Delnor Quality Performance Award
2004 Delnor Medical Staff Award (Highest In-Patient Satisfaction)
2002 Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA - Honor Medical Society Inductee, Zeta Chapter, Illinois)
2002 Aesculapius Award (Rush Medical College, Chicago Illinois)
2002 Surgical Skills Award (Dept. OB/GYN - Rush University Medical Center)
2001 Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA - Resident of the Year Award)
A pregnant patient with renal vein thrombosis successfully treated with low-dose thrombolytic therapy: a case report.
Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol., Jun;192(6):2073-5 (2005)
Evaluation of the Strep B OIA test compared to standard culture methods for detection of group B streptococci.
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol., 7(4):202-5 (1999)
Laparoscopic appendectomy in a female patient with situs inversus: case report and literature review.
JSLS., 8(2):175-7 (2004)
Pancreatitis in pregnancy.
Obstet Gynecol., Nov;112(5):1075-81 (2008)
Incidental appendectomy during endoscopic surgery.
JSLS., 13(3):376-83 (2009)
Large abdominal wall endometrioma following laparoscopic hysterectomy.
JSLS., 15(2):261-3 (2011)
Dr. Jonathan Song
When i put my fingers inside my vagina i can feel a lump the size of a golf ball, is this normal? In brief: Not certain
You may be feeling the cervix, or if you have any pelvic floor relaxation, you may be feeling your bladder (cystocele).
If you have not felt this before, you should see your gynecologist.GOLF FEMALE HEALTH
Can toxoplasmosis be fatal? In brief: Not for adultsTOXOPLASMOSIS FEMALE HEALTHSee 1 more answer
Toxoplasmosis can cause congenital anomalies (birth defects) but it will not harm any adult who has an intact immune system. Do not change the litter box or put your face to a cat's if you are pregnant.
Does spotting a week after my period mean im pregnant? In brief: Not necessarilySee 1 more answer
Spotting can be due to certain types of pathology, hormone imbalance, infection, and yes, possibly pregnancy.
It could also be due to your birth control pills if you are taking any, or even stress. Please see your doctor if this continues.MENSTRUAL CYCLE MENSTRUAL PERIOD PREGNANCY PREGNANT FEMALE HEALTH PREGNANCY
4 DPO LMP 8-28-13 tubal reversal 2-13 over worried.What could this be scared of etopic. When can bloodwork tell anything? In brief: YesREVERSAL OF TUBAL LIGATION FEMALE HEALTH
If you had a tubal reversal done, you need to use contraception for 3 months to allow your tubes to heal.
What does it mean for my ovaries to be different sizes? In brief: Possible cystsFEMALE HEALTH
Your ovaries will not exactly be of the same size.
Can sex spread gastroenteritis? In brief: Usually Yes.See 1 more answer
Any exchange of body fluid can potentially increase one's risk for an infection.
If either you or your partner is sick, i would advise to take a break until everyone is better.STOMACH FLU (VIRAL GASTROENTERITIS) SEX STOMACH FLU YOUNG HEALTH OLD HEALTH
Does masterbation effect hormones in females? In brief: Not really.
Masturbation and orgasms will release certain chemicals from your body such as endorphins, and neurotransmitters such as Dopamine and seretonin.
It will not however, necessarily cause a sustainable rise in your female hormones.HORMONE MASTURBATION FEMALE HEALTH
Will my nipples remain protruding and sore throughout my preganancy? In brief: Possibly yesSee 1 more answer
Because of mass hormone productions, your breasts will enlarge and yes, your nipples will enlarge and become sensitive as well.
There are maternity padded bras available that will hopefully alleviate some discomfort. It will pass after the pregnancy.PREGNANCY FEMALE HEALTH PREGNANCY
Taking metronidazole and white creamy discharge is normal? In brief: Yes and No
If you were prescribed this medication for bacterial vaginosis (bv) and your original symptoms have improved but now experiencing a white creamy discharge, then you may have a yeast infection due to this antibiotic wiping out its competitors by ridding you of bacteria.
In this case it would be a normal effect of the medicine. If not, then you still need to see your doctor to confirm.CREAMY DISCHARGE FLAGYL FLAGYL ER METROCREAM METROGEL METRONIDAZOLE NORITATE TRIKACIDE