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Dr. Rebecca Ryder

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chesapeake, VA
36 years experience

Locations

Office

Chesapeake, VA

Address

516 Innovation Dr, Suite 305, Chesapeake, VA
Directions

Insurances accepted

BCBS Blue Card PPO

About

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

3 Answers
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rebecca Ryder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
Inflammation: Atrophic vaginitis happens when the vaginal tissue becomes irritated and inflamed due to the thinning of the tissue that happens after menopause. It usually causes burning, and/or itching and a discharge.
A member asked:
Dr. Rebecca Ryder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
Yes - a lot!: Yes, a significant number of women will get symptoms of vaginal atrophy, usually after menopause. However, breast feeding women and some premenopausal women can still have symptoms of atrophy like vaginal or vulvar itching or burning, discharge or discomfort with intercourse.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rebecca Ryder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
Some do: Ureaplasma is a fairly common bacteria that resides n the genital tract and can cause symptoms that feel like a urinary tract infection. It may be associated with infertility or certain infections during pregnancy but the data is not conclusive on those issues.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ryder is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ryder is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Can U infection cause pasty white odorless vag disch? No UTI symptoms
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, NC
Graduated 1985MD

Affiliations

Mid Atlantic Women's Care
Chesapeake Regional Medical Ctr
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