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Dr. Nadini Verma

Gynecology
Santa Monica, CA

Locations

Office

Santa Monica, CA

Address

NADINI VERMA M.D., 1807 Wilshire Boulevard Suite C, Santa Monica, CA
Directions

Fax

(310) 453-2563

About

Bio

Board Certified Gynecologist, trained at USC Medical Center. Practicing in Santa Monica, CA. Areas of expertise include: Hormonal problems in women of all ages and menopause. Integrative practice which combines natural treatments with the latest medical research to provide patient care.

Specialties
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Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

51 Answers
51 Agrees
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Unlikely: That procedure was almost 10 months ago. It should not cause you to have spotting, however its best to have your surgeon examine you . Stress does n... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
infection: This could be a minor infection , similar to acne on the face . If there are multiple spots , and are v painful , pleaseget it checked out.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Pl call your Doctor: If you are 36 weeks pregnant and already 3cm dilated, this diarrhoea may cause you to get dehydrated and cause contractions. The baby is not full term... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Possible Ovulation: Women have clear strechy mucus discharge during ovulation, if you are in the middle of your cycle, this may be it.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
All of them: Any one of these can be painful, however there are other signs to diffrentiate between these three.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Depends: Ampicillin in combination with some other antibiotics can be used for uterine infection . It is not the drug of choice.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Multiple symptoms: Fibroids can present with heavy painful cycles, irregular period, presence of a mass, urinary frequency amongst others. Sometime fibroids can be asymp... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
See your gyn: You really should see your gynecologist, to make sure the iud is out and to rule out any infection.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
No: You went through puberty at the average age.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Not always: Color changes and odor may be experienced following your menstrual cycle , however persistant odor/smell needs to be checked by your doctor.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Multiple reasons: Post coital bleeding could be due to several reasons, a friable cervix, polyp on the cervix, minor vaginal tear amongst other things could cause vagin... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Not necessarily: Lumpy or fiibrocystic breast are commonly seen pre period, with increased caffeine intake , not with menopause.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Teaching Hospital: Try a county hospital or a clinic in a teaching hospital . Teaching hospitals are known to take pt's financial situation in consideration.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
None: These are two different conditions. Endometriosis is usually found in the ovaries or pelvis . Fibroids originate from the uterus. Adenomyosis is the ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Not necessarily: Lumpy or fiibrocystic breast are commonly seen pre period, with increased caffeine intake , not with menopause.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Unlikely: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is a v effective method of contraception, it's unlikely you could be pregnant , specially if you have been on it fo... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Need to be evaluated: Heavy periods can be due to hormonal problems or due to anatomical problems like benign growth from the muscle of the uterus called fibroids, polyps ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Incomplete treatment: Frequently yeast infection need to be treated a second time or on a weakly basis for a few weeks . If you have not seen a doctor and self treated w... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
No: No , yeast infection by itself is not associated with foul odor. She needs to see her gyn to rule out other infections.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Multiple choices: If you have irregular periods and pcos, you can choose any birth control pill. Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) has been associated with high... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
No: Night sweats around period is fairly common in women in forties. It is not premature menpause but does signal hormonal imbalnce. Please see your gynec... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Call your Doctor: Heavy bleeding 2-3 weeks after leep is not considered normal . Please contact your doctor.
A member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Can happen: If you are spotting occasionally following Plan B this can happen , however if you have skipped a period or have just this scant spotting instead of ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Skipped period: When you stop Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) , you could skip one or more period. There are instances when the period does not resume for upto a y... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes: Iui and ivf are two separate procedures done to enhance chances of pregnancy. Iui involves, placing your partners sperm in your uterus through a smal... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Unlikely: A mass the size ofa fist is a growth, this needs to be looked at by her doctor. Hernias do not occur in breasts.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Not needed: Hcg does not boost testosterone. Hcg is being used for weight loss recently. You are 28, i would suggest staying away from these treatments.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
No: Pressure on lower belly can be due to a lot of non specific reasons. It is unlikely that a cyst from last year is still present , or you have to remo... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
No: Many, many women like you do not feel any different during their ovulation. This does not mean they are infertile. Ovulation is checked with blood t... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Many other reasons: Though pregnancy is the commonest reason for missing periods, travel , stress, ovarian cysts amongst other things may lead to skipping periods. Wa... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
3 months: Yes Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) shots are every 3 months. Week of august 25th is fine.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Possible: If you have blisters which are in clusters and painful , genital herpes is a possiblity. I would suggest checking this out with your doctor. Ovaries ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Not your period: Irregular bleeding or continuous spotting is a known side effect of Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) injection, it should stop and you should resum... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Possible infection: Blood in the vagina can cause changes in your ph balance and can sometimes be the cause of onset of mild infections. If the odor persists , please ha... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
You should: Major abdominal surgeries like hystrectomy , specially complicated ones can reduce your mobility and put you at a risk of clots in your legs that can... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Possible: Caffeine intake is associted with fibrocystic or lumpy breasts.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Not an emergency: If the bleeding is not heavy and there is no pain , you can wait and schedule an exam with your gyn.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
No: No chlamydia cannot be transmitted in this manner.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
In selected cases: In certain selected cases with uncontrolled blood pressure, bleeding problems, premature fetus amongst others it is customary to involve a high risk O... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Not always: Pregnancy tests measures a hormone called b hcg, it needs to rise to a certain level for the pregnancy to be seen in the uterus. Pregnancy test can a... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Multiple symptoms: Fibroids can present with heavy painful cycles, irregular period, presence of a mass, urinary frequency amongst others. Sometime fibroids can be asymp... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Not Really: At least 20% of women have tilted uterus like you. There is no scientific proof that tilted(retroverted) uterus will cause fertility problem.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Depends: Menopause is defined as absence of periods for one year. The average age for women to undergo menopause is 51.7 years. Some women will continue to h... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
Few weeks: C-section scars are fairly well healed by two weeks , but it can take up to 4 weeks to be completely pain free. The scars do not reopen , however s... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
No: Bleeding for a month is not a menstrual cycle and needs to be checked by a gynecologist.
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
You need a check up: It is not normal to bleed for two months. There could be many reasons for this, you need to see a gynecologists for a check up . You could get anemic ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadini Verma
Specializes in Gynecology
V rare: Tubal ligation is a v effective method of steriilization, however there is a small percentage of failure rate probably due to reanastomosis or the t... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Verma is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Verma is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Nov 27, 2015
I am grateful for this doctor this Thanksgiving!
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That's the perfect answer. Thank you! I had something start leaking fluid and it got infected. I got it checked out
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Dr.Verma,thank you so much .May the best flow you all the way.
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Thanks... but another thing, it seems like all the time. Why?

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Residency

USC medical Center, Los Angeles, Ca

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