Dr. Kevin O'neil

Urogynecology
Irving, TX
30 years experience male

Locations

Office

Irving, TX

Address

3501 N. MacArthur Blvd, Ste 500, Irving, TX
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

Cigna

Coventry Health Care

First Health Group Corporation

HealthSpring

Humana Insurance Company

Molina Healthcare Inc

MultiPlan, Inc

Parkland Community Health Plan

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Dr. O’Neil was born in Hinesville, Georgia, and grew up in Binghamton, New York. While attending Hobart College in upstate New York, he received his B.S. in Biology. He attended medical school at the Albany Medical College in Albany, New York and completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Stamford Hospital in Stamford, Connecticut, and has been in private practice in Irving since 1997 and at MacArthur OB/GYN since 2011. Dr. O’Neil is one of the first physicians in the U.S. to become board-certified in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery having done so in 2013. He has also been board certified in general Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Specialties
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Urogynecology

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Doctor Q&A

306 Answers
120 Agrees
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Not a disease. : A desire to wear clothes of the opposite gender, cross dressing, is common. The majority of men who do so are in fact heterosexual.
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: A moderate caffeine intake, such as two 8oz cups of coffee per day, is probably safe. However, caffeine is a diuretic which means you'll need to incr... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Radiation & pregnant: The risks of exposure to radiation during pregnancy depend on how far along you are and the amount of exposure the baby has. The earlier exposure and... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Dental hygiene: First make sure you've got the basics covered. Brushing and flossing at least twice a day. Using a mouthwash can help also. If these measures aren'... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Molar pregnancy: Being younger or older is a risk factor for a molar pregnancy. One of the causes of a molar pregnancy is dispermy, or the fertilization of the egg by... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
No: Essential thrombocytosis can however be managed with medication and in emergent cases, plasmaphoresis.
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
See doctor: You are probably not ovulating, or releasing an egg, every month. This can be due to a number of medical conditions. You should see your doctor for ... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Need labs & exam: You should see a doctor to get and exam and have your prolactin level checked. Sometimes other medications or a small growth on your pituitary gland ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Several Suggestions: It is normal to have trouble getting comfortable the further along you are. Adding some extra pillows behind your back, between your legs or getting ... Read More
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A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
For bladder cancer: Bcg can be instilled in the bladder to treat bladder cancer.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: Hot water, such as in tea or soup is ok as long as you don't burn yourself. You can also eat spicy foods, although a lot of pregnant woman will notic... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Infection and pain: Nephrostomy tubes are used to allow drainage of urine from the kidney if there is an obstruction preventing urine from draining through the ureters an... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Abn placentation: There are several types of abnormal placentation. The most common is placenta previa, where the placenta sits over the cervix. There is also placent... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
No: Most woman who have a miscarriage in the early first trimester will be able to miscarry without the need for a d&c. If however, the woman has prolong... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
See your Ob Gyn: You need to see your OB gyn for probably an exam, sonogram and possibly an endometrial biopsy. There are a number of things which could cause this, as... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Several: There are both non-surgical and surgical options. Bladder prolapse can occur by itself or be associated with urinary incontinence, rectal prolapse, u... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
No: There is no evidence that vaccines cause autism. The cause of autism is most likely multifactorial. Unfortunately, due to some very bad, no discredi... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Kegel & pelvic tilts: In addition to doing kegel or pelvic floor exercises, you can wear a pregnancy or maternity binder, available at most stores that sell maternity cloth... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Not for about 2 week: You should avoid intercourse, tampons or douching for about 2 weeks. Usually that is the time of a post operative visit, at which time your doctor ca... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
No: Cerazette is a progestin-only birth control pillwhich is not available in the United States. It is meant to be taken once a day throughout the month.... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Possibly: Best thing to do is check a home pregnancy test. Call your doctor if it's positive. If it's negative and you still don't get a normal period within a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: There are a number of treatment options for cervical dysplasia including cryotherapy, laser therapy, and excisional therapies. Some can be done in th... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: Feeling tired and having pain around the incision is normal. If there is redness, firmness or drainage around the incision, or if your are having fev... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: Often a placenta previa diagnosed early in the pregnancy will resolve as the uterus grows. However, if it does not resolve your chances of being put ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: If you are very early, generally less than 5 weeks, a home pregnancy test may not be positive. Waiting a few days and rechecking it, as long as you a... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
No: If you do require stitches after delivery, you will be fine. If you've had an epidural during labor this can provide enough anesthesia to help during... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Can work until end: Unless you develop a condition such as high blood pressure or preterm labor, most woman can work until the end of their pregnancy. Some woman have jo... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Avoid straining: If you've exercised before becoming pregnant, you can generally continue. You should avoid activities which cause you to strain, bear down hard or ca... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Not all: What symptoms and the severity of the symptoms varies among women. One study states the incidence of 'distressing' premenstrual symptoms was 20%. Th... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
No: For many women, morning sickness can be managed by changing the morning routine. Waking earlier, eating some saltine crackers and slowing down the mo... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Demise of one fetus: Vanishing twin syndrome is the demise of one twin sometime during the pregnancy. One study suggested it occurred about 20-30% of twin pregnancies. M... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: Some women have increased vaginal discharge during pregnancy and find it helpful to wear a panty liner. No problem.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: The withdrawl method of birth control is very unreliable. Most men will have a small amount of fluid that leaks out of the penis before they ejaculat... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
No: Women with MS who wish to conceive can usually do so. Coordination of her care with her OB and neurologist is recommended. For more info i would sug... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Avoid raw meat: In general, you should avoid raw or uncooked meat. Also avoid unpasteurized milk. You can handle raw meat when cooking, just wash your hands well.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Not much more.: If a woman is of normal weight before conceiving, she should really stick to a normal, healthy diet. The few hundred extra calories she may need will... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Depends on how bad: A sunburn is just that, a burn. Burns can be classified as 1st, 2nd, or 3rd degree. A mild sunburn, 1st degree, will get red and sore but will proba... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: For many women who experience morning sickness and/or nausea throughout the day, taking 25 mg of vitamin B6, 3 times a day will help. You can take thi... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: For a lot of people, food is a source of comfort when we are sad or stressed. This can lead to unwanted weight gain which can increase feelings of sa... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
See Obygn: What you have could be tiny clusters of blood vessels at the skin, normal moles/freckles, or less likely, skin cancer. Your obgyn can figure it out f... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Possibly infection: Bleeding after sex is probably not related to the Depo-Provera shot. Your cervix may be irritated from a vaginal or cervical infection. Some of thes... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
See a gyn: The combination of lactating & irregular cycles could be a sign of a growth called a pituitary adenoma. This can be screened for by measuring the leve... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
See Obgyn: Most women will have cycles between 21-35 days. Cycles occurring more often than this should be discussed with your obgyn.
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A member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
See an ObGyn: You should make an appointment to see an obgyn. You need to be examined to find out why you are having these symptoms. Good luck.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Yes: Most people need 7-9 hours of sleep each night. Sleeping 4 hours one night will allow you to function, but at less than 100%.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Maybe: It is not uncommon when a woman first has a Mirena (levonorgestrel) put in to experience symptoms such as fatigue, nausea and headaches. This usually... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Birth Control : Abstinence, or not having sex, is the most reliable way to prevent pregnancy. If you want to get on birth control however, see your doctor to discuss ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
It's complicated: There are many reasons why a woman may have decreased sexual desire. Some of these include: hormonal deficiencies or imbalances, underlying medical c... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Probably not: If your periods and the symptoms you usually get are the same, and it doesn't cause you to miss school, work or have pain with intercourse, then you a... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 30 years experience
Bladder diary: Have you completed a voiding diary? Keeping track of how much you drink, how often ; how much you void plus measuring your post void residual (in doc... Read More
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Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
Dec 31, 2015
I have had the opportunity to work closely with Dr. O'Neil. He is an excellent clinician, talented surgeon, and all around great example for his patients and colleagues. Highly recommend!
HealthTap member
Dec 2, 2012
Hi, my name is Jessica Smith and I am 19 years old. I am pregnant with my 1st child, I'm just now into my 6th month. I have been seeing Dr.O'neil for about 3 months now, and I am very pleased with his...Read More
HealthTap member
Apr 5, 2013
He's a great doctor, he answers all of my questions. When I had a procedure done to me he explain everything that was going to happen to me & what I would experience to the exact detail. He listens to...Read More
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Thank you Dr. Kevin O'Neil. Since you answer my question I was wonder would you mind if I can interview you for a class project my cro class . I go to Champlin Park High School. And I need an intervie...Read More
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sorry, using my phone....i have done a hpt and it came out negative, i will be buying and doing another one on tuesday if my period has not returned....thanks for answering, i have had two previous pr...Read More
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wow answers so many things been trying to get pregnant as well. now i know why. :( no health insurance and job is less then part time. thank you tho. ppreciate it umm one more thing. when i am do take...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Albany Medical College, NY
Graduated 1993MD

Residency

Stamford, CT

Residency

STAMFORD HOSPITAL

Awards

Top Urogynecologist, First Place, National - Summer
2014
Top Urogynecologist, First Place, Texas - Spring
2017
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

ACOG
American Board of OBGYN (ABOG)
American Urogynecologic Society
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