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Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pasadena, CA
18 years experience female

Locations

Office

Pasadena, CA

Address

Pasadena Women's Medical Group, Inc, 50 Alessandro Place, Suite 310, Pasadena, CA
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My office hours

Wednesday: 12pm - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

BCBS Blue Card PPO

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Pasadena, CA

About

Bio

Dr. Brandye Wilson-Manigat received her bachelor’s degree from the University Of California, Riverside and her medical degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in conjunction with Charles R. Drew University. In June 2009, Dr. Manigat completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Rochester General Hospital in Rochester, New York. In addition to her passion for general Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Manigat has special skills in minimally invasive surgery and utilizing the Da Vinci robot in the treatment of both benign and malignant gynecological conditions. She also received training in urogynecological procedures for the treatment of pelvic floor disorders and urinary incontinence. Dr. Manigat has published articles in such peer-review journals such as American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and also in Sexuality, Reproduction and Menopause. In addition she has presented original research papers on a national level.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

25 Answers
69 Agrees
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Staying: Staying healthy means staying hydrated. Drinking at least 8 glasses of water/day is great!
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Sex: Sex therapy is a great way to overcome obstacles in the bedroom.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: Cough drops are fine to take. You also want to make sure that you stay hydrated with plenty of fluids, soups and tea.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Eliminating: Eliminating soft drinks is a good start to living a healthy life.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
About 5%: According to the company's website, 85% of pregnancies are prevented when taken within 72 hrs of unprotected intercourse, and this increases to 95% wh... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Sometimes: the best treatment for stretch marks is prevention. Hydration is the key, on a cellular level. Make sure you're getting at least 8-10 glasses of water... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Maybe: Aleve (naproxen) is what we call a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory medication (NSAID), and it is processed in your body by the liver. When you consume ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
It depends: The likelihood of conception depends on several things, including where you are in your cycle (i.e. If you were due to ovulate). Even though your boy... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: Spotting during the early part of pregnancy is a relatively common occurrence. However, it important thing to be evaluated by your obstetrician to ma... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Vaginal Bacteria: Bacterial vaginosis (bv) is the most common cause of vaginitis in women after puberty. The infection usually results from an overgrowth of a variety ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See your doctor: Emergency contraception is an option to prevent unintended pregnancy. It is available through a pharmacy, and doesn't require a prescription if you a... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See your doctor: Missed periods are not always due to pregnancy, but it is important to rule that out with a blood pregnancy test. Other causes of missed periods incl... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Depends: There are pros and cons to each option for terminating the pregnancy. A D&C is usually a better option if you just want things completed in a timely f... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Talk: Talk with your doctor about pain management for labor before you need it. Ask about options early.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Walking: Walking for 15-20 minutes daily is good exercise during the third trimester.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
ASAP: You want to see your doctor to be evaluated and maybe have a blood pregnancy test done. Even after a tubal ligation, there is still a chance that you... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: You will want to take a pregnancy test to see if you are indeed pregnant.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: Because Nexplanon contains progestin, it thins the uterine lining, sometimes to the point where the basal layer of blood vessels are exposed. This can... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: It is OK if you miss one prenatal vitamin. Continue to take them daily, and along with a healthy diet you shouldn't have any problems.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
6 weeks: Resumption of sexual activities after pregnancy is typically advised after 6 weeks of recovery time, whether its a vaginal or cesarean delivery. If y... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Hormones: During each menstrual cycle, the ovary produces a few small cysts known as follicles (normal) . Most times, one of these follicles will enlarge and o... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Several: Early pregnancy may or may not have symptoms. Some common symptoms are fatigue, breast fullness and tenderness, and nausea. You may also notice an i... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandye Wilson-manigat
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Not likely: with a 28 day cycle, you will likely ovulate in the middle of the cycle, around day 14 give or take.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Wilson-manigat is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wilson-manigat is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks very much! It was interesting to learn about what Nexplanon does to my body. Will talk to my dr about OCP if necessary.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! I am gonna take another test tomorrow but I will be going soon thanks :-)
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! I like to exercise, and I just wanted to know if I'm doing enough.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UCLA School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 2004MD

Awards

Cambridge Who's Who Registry of Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs
Top Ladies of Distinction Award
Top Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Second Place, Los Angeles, CA - Winter
2013

Affiliations

Huntington Memorial Hospital
National Association of Professional Women
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