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Dr. Timothy Gorski

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Arlington, TX
40 years experience

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Arlington, TX

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1001 North Waldrop Drive #815, Arlington, TX
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

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English

Doctor Q&A

48 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Yes it is: Yes, there is so much tissue and fluid between your skin and your baby that it would be next to impossible to hurt your baby with anything hot (or col... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Why the fever?: Depends what the fever is from. Most common infections that cause fevers do not hurt your baby. There are some, though, that can - rubella, for exam... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Hydrate and HYDRATE!: Hydration is very important in pregnancy and one of the best things to drink is skim milk. Plenty of water is also good. But diet drinks are ok too ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Be wealthy!: Hire a nanny and a housekeeper. Unfortunately, this takes money. See if you can get friends and family to help you out to help reduce your stress.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
See your doctor!: I wouldn't worry - i would see my doctor! worry is not going to help. Seeing your doctor and having further testing will help show what, if anything... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Probably: Yes, it's probably safe, especially if you're buying conventional products sold in stores. On the other hand, no testing of the sort that would be ne... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Very common: In very early pregnancy heartbeat may not be detectable, even with ultrasound. Wait a week and check again.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
1st Things 1st!: Has lead poisoning been diagnosed? Get a competent diagnosis from a competent physician. Where is the lead poisoning source? Remove it. That's #1 ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
You May Be Ovulating: You may be feeling your ovaries "doing their thing" which is to make cysts that rupture and release an egg, otherwise known as ovulation. Bc pills ar... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Steady as she goes!: One nice thing about hormonal replacement is that you can get on estrogen (no need for a progestin when you've had a hysterectomy) and basically be in... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
It's a silly comment: It's true that if you have not had a baby pass through the cervix that it tends to look different than a cervix that has not had a baby pass through. ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
When Prenatals start: There is Folic Acid in prenatal vitamins so when you start those you can stop taking the folic acid. Best of luck!
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Maybe: If you are on birth control pills or using the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud a period can be so light that it amounts to spotting. The brown color just... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
No one knows!: It may say "spirulina" on the bottle but how do you know what's really in it? Why would you want to take this anyway? Don't believe all the crazy cl... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Absolutely safe: Yes, it's absolutely safe, not only for pregnant and breastfeeding moms but for everyone else too.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
No: From the centers for disease control: "◦do not eat hot dogs, luncheon meats, cold cuts, other deli meats (e.g., bologna), or fermented or dry sausages... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Simple answer: NO!: Don't believe all the hype about acai. All the same crazy claims were also made for hoodia, chromium, products claimed to block cortisol and a bunch ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
It certainly might: It appears that exposure to marijuana during embryonic/fetal development can cause behavior problems. Exactly when during development the danger happ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
No one can say: Oh, if only we still had dr. Sigmund freud with us! but since his time, with ideas that dreams are "wish fulfillment" fantasies, the best guess is th... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Yes, but ...: If you have had postpartum depression with a previous pregnancy - or at any other time - you may get it again. But there are no known effective preve... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
There certainly is!: Yes, there is, and it is why after such procedures it is important to do more frequent pap smears and that you continue getting regular paps after tha... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Not much to see!: 10 days after an egg is fertilized it's still a ball of cells, though with different layers, and now buried in the tissue that lines the inside of the... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Just not good choice: These products are a waste of your money, especially in pregnancy. Follow your ada diet and especially food choices with a low glycemic index like no... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Rare condition: True cervical incompetence is a rare condition. And measuring cervical length by ultrasound is silly when it is as simple as a pelvic exam to assess ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Anything to get ur $: There is no reason in the world to take a supplement of sheep placenta. None. Other than to transfer money from you to someone who's come up with a ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Probably not!: The average age of menopause is 52 and the main symptom of menopause is fewer or absent periods. The bleeding pattern you describe is more likely cau... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Sure!: No reason you can't/shouldn't have sex while being treated for BV in most cases. But be sure your partner is being treated as well. Bv has a high re... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Cycle-related probly: A woman's breasts will sometimes become tender as a result of fluctuating hormones produced by the ovaries. It seems that in some women caffeine inta... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Not Permanent !!: Of course, lubricants like k-y jelly (and astroglide is an excellent choice too!) work well for relief of vaginal dryness with sex. There is also an ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
A common problem -: - and one that is unlikely to have anything to do with your tubal ligation. Anyone not using hormonal contraception may experience irregular menses. ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
You wouldn't know: Once you undergo tubal ligation sterilization the tubes don't "come loose." if there is a microscopic opening somewhere or the tubes healed up and re... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Make it appealing: Talk to your grandma about what drinks she prefers. Also encourage her to eat foods that have high fluid content like melon, grapes, plums, etc.
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
It depends!: Not breastfeeding or recently pregnant? Over the age of 40? Had the lump for more that 1-2 months? See your doctor! if you are recently pregnant o... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
That depends!: If by "instrumental delivery" you mean vacuum or forceps, these methods usually help to *reduce* the time it would otherwise take, especially if the o... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Depends!: This depends on what you mean by "active birth." the standard of care in medicine is the "active management of labor" which just means correcting or ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Not going to help: Someone is trying to take advantage of you! "colon cleanse" is a non-medical scam. And, yes, i've heard those crazy ads about "buildup" in the colon... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
YES it is!: Especially if, as is also common, your stress level increases with problems at work, with a partner or family, with children you've already had, and t... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Why?: Don't believe all the hype about acai. All the same crazy claims were also made for hoodia, chromium, products claimed to block cortisol and a bunch ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
If carrying twins: Twins may or may not be at risk of the blood vessels from which they get nutrition and oxygen from the mother being shared. This sort of scan is inte... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Avoid caffeine!: Avoid caffeine in pregnancy! there is a dose-dependent relationship (the greater the amount/dose, the more the risk) between caffeine intake and misc... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
If you have to ask -: Nitrates - typically found in higher concentration in some drinking water and in cured meat products such as hot dogs and sausage - and not to be conf... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
NOT !!!: Your baby should not lose weight! even if your baby is "overweight" you should rely on the growth process for the baby to become more weight appropri... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Try it and see: The evidence shows that for mild-moderate depression, psychotherapy works as good as medication but it tkes longer. Exercise and social support (frie... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Not really: The average age of menopause is 52 and the main symptom of menopause is fewer or absent periods. The bleeding pattern you describe is more likely cau... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
No, it's not true: Simple answer, right? But no, such things don't matter. What does matter is to have intercourse 2-3 times a week, esp at about 14 days before your n... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Maybe nothing: That's a commom side-effect of the progestin-only pill. It doesn't hurt you and doesn't mean the pill is not working. But progestin-only pills are o... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Nope: But sometimes when a woman's period starts she doesn't see the blood right away and having sex can make it come out. That said, see your doctor if yo... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Probably OK: Blood tests in pregnancy include a check for any antibodies that could hurt your baby. Typically these would be antibodies against blood groups that ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Gorski is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gorski is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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That was the answer i was loiking for, makes good sense. Thank you& no worries about abnormal bleeding.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I am not pregnant, i am post menopause. thanks !
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thx for ur quick reply

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Medical/Graduate school

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, WI
Graduated 1982MD
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