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Dr. Patricia Rogers

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mt. View, CA
40 years experience

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Mt. View, CA

Address

2485 Hospital Dr Ste 321, Mt. View, CA
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
No: If you tear, your doctor should use anesthetic before sewing you up. If it doesn't work, say so and he'll give you more. If you have an epidural, yo... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Eat normally: Sometimes in early pregnancy, you'll feel sick rather than hungry. If that happens, try eating at the first sign of nausea, a complex carbohydrate is... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
That can happen.: The more important question is "are the twins okay?" repeat ultrasounds and see your obstetrician frequently to insure they are healthy.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
It's common: Most of us have more gas when we're pregnant. I'd recommend you learn to laugh at yourself, and maybe try Tums (calcium carbonate) or another antacid... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Don't cook the egg: The bottom line is no hot tub hotter than body temperature, and don't elevate your core temperature. So no hot yoga, etc. The data is on fever, wher... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
It depends: If you were never moody with your periods before childbirth, there's no reason to expect a change. I don't think childbirth affects PMS at all, but h... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Usually: Assuming your platelets are usually in the normal range, they should return to normal if the pregnancy is the reason for the change. There are many r... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Wait a bit: Most of the skin changes in pregnancy will improve or resolve within about 6 months. Some (stretch marks, saggy skin) may not go away. All the dark pi... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Yes: You can "wait it out" but you'd probably feel better if you had a gynecologist take a look. Prolapse can come and go but it's nice to be sure there's... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
That depends on you.: Are you just an anxious person? If so, maybe therapy or a medication would help. Do you not know how to relax? Maybe meditation would help. Would ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
With something else: There are spermicidal gels and foams that are great used in conjunction with condoms but they aren't sufficient by themselves.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
You need a doc: Make an appointment and go see your doc. No one can tell you what is going on without seeing you.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Be straightforward: Just tell your boss that you want to stay home. In most of this country it's normal and accepted to stay home with your kids while they're small. I ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Baby poop: When the baby is under stress in the last month of your pregnancy, he can poop in the amniotic fluid. If you break your bag of waters before labor, a... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Yes: You should go see your doctor and make sure you're not pregnant, and you should call your doctor now and get some realtime advice. Weird bleeding with... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Maybe: There are many things that happen to the vagina with menopause. A lack of discharge, a change in the color or consistency of that discharge, or an in... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
No fast answer: Ask for a referral so you can be seen after the miscarriage when you'll be better able to ask questions. About 20% of pregnancies end in loss, and in... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Acupuncture is best: I think fatigue has a lot to do with how sick you feel, so i usually recommend sleep. Acupuncture has been shown to help in some good studies, and my... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
It varies by person: Most of us just feel something close to menstrual cramps but some feel more. Try to stay active. And, like everything else, you'll be more tolerant of... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Yes: Let your doctor know so he can check the discharge and make sure it's just normal for pregnancy and not something that needs to be treated. I'm a big... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Yes: Women vary in how much they feel their babies move. Or maybe I should say babies vary in how much they move. Some babies are gentle, others feel lik... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Rogers is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rogers is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Oct 14, 2011
Very honest and quick to the point ..
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Thank you so much, and I will make an appointment ASAP
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Stanford University School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1982MD
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