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Dr. Felecia Dawson

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Atlanta, GA
36 years experience

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Office

Atlanta, GA

Address

1 Baltimore Place, NW, Suite 350, Atlanta, GA
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Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

22 Answers
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Day 14-28 of cycle.: The first day of your period/cycle/menses is day one. Take Progesterone the 14th day after your period thru 28th. Explore why you are estrogen dominan... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Organic soy ok: Organic soy in moderation is safe and beneficial for both men and women alike. Please see an article i posted oct. 1, 2012 on my facebook page re: th... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Yes, you can.: Uterine fibroid embolization (ufe) can be done more than once. A more important question is why have the fibroids become symptomatic again? I've seen... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Rheumatologist, too.: Rheumatologists specialize in joint and autoimmune diseases. They can confirm what your symptoms seem to add up to be. However, a holistic/integrative... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Not necessarily.: If you handle menopause the same way as your family you may get the same result. Your endocrine (hormone), immune, and nervous systems are intimately ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Get a diagnosis.: Make sure your dizziness is not due to some problem with your heart, dehydration, or the side effect of a medication. Once those are ruled out by a ph... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Do what you love.: Body: move your body in ways that you love. Dancing, swimming, aerobics, weight training, tai chi, cycling, yoga, walking, gardening, belly dancing...... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
See a doctor.: You may have inflammation of the cartilage around your ribs. However, you need to make sure your heart and lungs are ok, too.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
No: Placenta previa includes partial or complete coverage of the cervix by the placenta. Bedrest is not necessary unless there is vaginal bleeding or pers... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
6-8 weeks: Your body should technically be healed from the surgery in 6-8 weeks. Make sure you have emotionally and spiritually healed from your loss, which usua... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
No: High blood pressure is often due to the genes you have inherited, nutritional status, and/or stress. You can't do much about your genes but you can co... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Sometimes a problem.: Fibroids are estrogen sensitive. Pregnancy is a high estrogen state, therefore, fibroids can grow during this time. Fibroids can prevent pregnancy, in... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Warm baths.: Warm baths with epsom salt and pregnancy massage work wonders for body aches. If you received chiropractic before conceiving, make sure the practition... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Probably not.: Any manipulation of the cervix or mouth of your womb can lead to fainting in susceptible people. It can be a delayed reaction. You don't want to endan... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
No: Fibrocystic breasts are often a sign of estrogen dominance. You may have too much or potent kinds of estrogen. Your ovaries produce estrogen but so do... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
No: See a doctor to have your hormones checked and a pelvic ultrasound. You may have an infection, polyp, thick uterine lining or fibroids.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Infection or period: Your period could b coming on, as Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) lasts 3 months. You may be experiencing cramps. If you have had unprotected sex, ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Growth unpredictable: The growth of fibroids is unpredictable, however, they do tend to grow due to the hormones of pregnancy. They can lead to preterm labor, miscarriage, ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Possibly: While the odds that your pregnancy will proceed normally are very small, would recommend you have your test repeated one more time to make sure it is ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Infection, bleeding: Old blood looks brown. Vaginal infections can present as brown discharge. Both situations need to be evaluated.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Pregnancy w/illness: Pretty much anything out of the ordinary will make your pregnancy high risk. This includes being 35 or older, hypertension, diabetes, obesity, fibroid... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felecia Dawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Needs evaluation.: Anything outside of normal or benign needs to be evaluated by further imaging and/or a second opinion with a surgeon specializing in breast disease. T... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Dawson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Dawson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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But I do not have unprotected sex and the discharge happened once and has no Odor. I've been checked for infections and have none thanks!
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This saved my life. Thank You! My husband and I thank you for this!❤️
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Thank u I'm going Saturday once agin to have my blood drawn

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Morehouse School of Medicine, GA
Graduated 1986MD

Awards

Acknowledged by Essence Magazine as one of the leading Black female obstetrician gynecologists in the nation.
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