Dr. Usha Mukhytar

Gynecology
bronx, NY
28 years experience female

Locations

Office

bronx

Address

1521 benson st, bronx
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: Closed
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About

Bio

Usha Mukhtyar MD, FACOG, FRCS, MRCOG board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologis 1521 Benson Street Bronx NY 10461 718 863 273 Fax 718 823 3926

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Gynecology

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi

Doctor Q&A

432 Answers
52 Agrees
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Blood sonogram: blood for alfa feto protein sonogram amniocentesis for chromosomal problems
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A 29-year-old female asked:
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Gynecology 28 years experience
Infection: bacterial and yeast infections are most common causes need treatment
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
6-8 hours: or first thing in morning on waking up before eating or drinking
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No such condition: It can happen if you have suffered from Extensive pelvic inflammatory disease involving ovaries tubes and uterus
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Depo can do it: depo may stop bleeding or make you bleed more irregularly just wait for effect to go away
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Do pregnancy test: are your periods regular or you are often late any morning nausea
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Pregnancy test: was it complete abortion or incomplete do pregnancy test do sonogram to confirm complete abortion one spotting is nothing to worry about
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No limit: some people may not get any cramps Some may get for few hours or more
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Could be depo: depo effect can take 6 months to a year to go it could be depo effect just wait and watch
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Not clear: did you bleed so many days or this is period interval there is no way to predict any period duration
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
It may or may not be: microgestin does not cause "killing of stomach" unless you are allergic to it only way to know is stopping it an see if symptoms go away and try it ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Dryness: dark crusting could be just dryness try a lubricating lotion or vaseline or oil on nipples
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No: it can weaken the scar but many have 4 cesareans and no problem
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Get culture: need appropriate antibiotic may be one you took , bacteria not sensitive change antibiotic
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No problem: donot worry continue using same washing machine
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A female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Note size: size of uterus after myomectomy Any discharge or bleeding
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Water or not: Is discharge watery then no sex and could be leaking go to hospital.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Several reasons: There can be many different easons cervicits, low dose pills, fibroids, miscarriage and othes.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No discharge: Discharge from nipple must be investigated cytology from discharge should be done mammogram may be worthwhile.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No: Vaginiplasty is recommended for other reasons as cystocele, prolapse stress incontinence but not just for cosmetic reasons.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
High hormone levels: Hormone levels estrogen causes water retension and swelling in breast causing dicomfort breast swelling could go down slowly that is the reason for p... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Lac of desire: Lac of desire for sex, dry vagina. Painful sex, vaginal inflamations.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No just make sure th: Shower is always safer than tub tub must be thouroughly clean when you use it.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Depends on results: If angiography is normal then yes it may have hurt as canula was inserted in femoral vessel in visnity of sex area there is no cause for bleeding fro... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
It could be many thi: It can be infection, pregnancy , ectopic pregnancy needs exam.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Being emotionally st: It is emotionally devastating spirituality, prayers , belief in god helps also theory of karma belief helps.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
None to plus: No symptoms some times other times discharge if complication then pain fever swelling.
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A member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Need exam: Need examonation and testing for smear, as well stds testing you may try some medications will need prescription for Flagyl and Diflucan (fluconaz... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Stomach test: get gastroscopy Is your stool black if not you are not bleeding in stomach blood in vomit just one time or often any pain get blood test for anemia if... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Possible: Any pain, any bleeding could watery discharge be urine do a home pregnancy test see a doctor.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Vaginal infection: Does discharge cause itching and odor does discharge come other times also need vaginal infection evaluation and treatment.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
YES: Mirena (levonorgestrel) has homone which may prevent bleeding or may cause bleeding in some cases.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes not too much: Insertion is mildly painful not heavy pain pain lasts few minutes only.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Check infection: Vaginitis, herpes, sores etc should be checked.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Must see a doctor: Many reasons pregnancy related fibroids cancer polyps must get evaluated get a blood test for anemia and bleeding disorder do a sonogram.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Birth control pills : Monophasic birth control pills and metformin in large doses if patient wants to have baby then clomiphen citrate.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Hormone dysfunction: This could be a hormone dysfunction is it only once or happens often did doctor examine you what did he find also do a pregnancy test.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No: Discharge is from infection, needs treatment emotional problems are from stress in life stress can be handled by yoga and meditation.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Some people have 45 days or even longer cycle it may be normal for some people.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Do nothing: Nature will do it after antibiotics are stopped.
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A member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Vaginal infection: Vaginitis most likely bacterial vaginosis need proper treatment.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Rule out Vaginitis: Check for vaginal inception and treat it along with cystitis.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
None: Douch is never a good idea some of that water can be retained in vagina causing infection and problems if you have a problem see a doctor donot dou... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Good possibility: Pull out method is not 100% as some fluid may leak into vagina during pull out could be hormone dysfunction could be infection need proper evaluati... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
May be nothing: Does it happen many times do you have any facial hair do you find it difficult to conceive if yes then you need hormone evaluation and sonogram if... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Metrogel has to be used once a day.
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes if very ealy: Pregnancytest measures hormone level it is best to do it one week after missed period.
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 28 years experience
No: I would not recommend it for that long it may not even be neccessary for this long for 6 months to a year is ok also depends on what hrt are you us... Read More
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Testimonials
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Jan 31, 2014
I was looking for anwsers, and he was the onlyone willing to help me, right away. I really appreciated soo much his accour and quick email. I recommend him deeply. Thanks soo much Dr. Usha
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Mukhytar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower9
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Mukhytar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you. The oil suppository is made of essential oils to help with adenomyosis it gets absorbed via the membranes . I just wanted to know if a bit would travel up the...Read More
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Thanks for your reply. I had a miscarriage this year during August. Dr couldn't see where my baby was growing and apparently my hcg didn't raise. I lost my baby in 52 days. What can be done ?
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This was very helpful. Thanks! No lump that I can feel. Does breast cancer present itself like this? Dots look like dots you see in a bruise,, but there is no bruise or pain

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Mumbai, Seth G. S. Medical College, India
Graduated 1964MD

Awards

Gold medal in Obst and Gyne Bombay Univ
silver medal in internal medicine Bombay univ
Most Influential, Third Place, Bronx, NY - Winter
2013

Affiliations

Montefiore medical center
Bronx County Medical Association
New York State Medical society
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