Dr. Martin Fielder

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Arlington, TX
28 years experience male

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Arlington, TX

Address

809 W. Randol Mill, Arlington, TX
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About

Bio

I am a general Ob/Gyn with an area of interest in minimally invasive surgery, including in-offce procedures and the daVinci surgical system (the "robot").

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

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81 Answers
9 Agrees
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Doubt it: I had to look it up, and their website doesn't seem to list the ingredients. I think it is a combination of herbs. It shouldn't have any effect on bir... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Discharge: It is likely just vaginal discharge that is "dry", or possibly an effect of the lubricant you may be using.
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Most ovarian cysts are "functional" (develop during normal ovarian function). They can come and go, and often will. Sometimes they will persist for mo... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
See your Gyn: There can be several causes. You could have an ovarian cyst on that side. Endometriosis implants could be on that side. You could have vaginal trauma... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Fibrocystic disease: Usually cyclic pain in the breasts is due to fibrocystic breast disease. It is a common condition, and most women have some degree of it. Vitamin e ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
OCPs: Despite many internet claims, there is nothing you can really do to regulate your cycles on your own. To really regulate cycles you have to control o... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Irritation: Its just likely causing some local topical irritation from the moisture of the milk.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Many (most?) women will have some symptoms, most commonly breast tenderness, fatigue, nausea, etc... However, some women will have essentially no sym... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Change in cycle: Usually a "thicker" flow just indicates a thicker lining build up. This happens from time to time, especially if it is "late". Usually isn't a conce... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
No: No real risk of pcos and hellp directly. However, often women with pcos are overweight. Being overweight increases the risk of pregnancy induced hype... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Several options: That's a loaded question, because its different in a younger woman vs. An older woman. With either, an adequate amount of foreplay is helpful. Older,... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
???: I'm not sure what you're asking. You can't really feel your fallopian tubes as they are small and attached to a larger organ (the uterus). I'm guessi... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Prevention: Once you have cysts you can't really make them go away faster. Best way is to prevent them, with ocps (birth control pills) or similar, like depotprov... Read More
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A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Unlikely: Its possible, but that would be extraordinarily rare. I've never heard of such a thing.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Same as any OCP: Headaches, nausea, breast tenderness are the most common and will typically resolve during the first pack. Dangerous signs are severe shortness of bre... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Small cyst: Very unlikely to have a 2 cm cyst cause pain. Every month when you ovulate, your follicle is about 2cm in size. (a follicle is the same as a small cys... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
20 wks: Baby movement is typically felt around 20 weeks. Sometimes you can feel it up to a month earlier; usually that is in a second (or more) pregnancy.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Maybe: You can ovulate 2 weeks after an abortion (conception happens with ovulation). Typically symptoms don't begin until 3 weeks after ovulation. Check a t... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
It's common: Not unusual at all to have pre-cycle discharge. Brown just means older blood. As far as breast tenderness, this is common as well. Vitamin e and reduc... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Not diagnosis: Sometimes used for follow up or tracking progress, but not usually used for diagnosis.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
They can: Often times primary dysmenorrhea can be quite painful. Nsaids, like Aleve (naproxen) or motrin, are the best choice.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Cervical mucous: Mucous comes from the cervix. It gets thinner and stretchier around the time of ovulation.
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Most likely normmal: Its not unusual to have a different cycle now and then. If you are not using birth control, it is reasonable to check a pregnancy test.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Infection: Sounds like it could be an infection. You should see your doctor for evaluation and treatment.
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
See your doctor: Many different reasons, from the size of his penis to infection. Could have an ovarian cyst. Many causes, so if this is persistent, see your physician... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Likely about 1%: General rate of twins is 1%. Your family history is not very strong, and at most would only go up to 2% or so.
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A member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Ovulation: Pregnancy occurs when sperm meets a recently ovulated egg. Therefore, you need to time intercourse with ovulation. In order to figure out when you ovu... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Altered cycles: Taking the Plan B threw your normal cycles off. It's common, and in fact, that's how it is supposed to work. Your body is likely just trying to get ba... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Resuming cycles: It may be that the ovarian suppression from the depoprovera is now "wearing off" and they are now producing hormones (estrogen +/- progesterone) that ... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Probably nothing: If its related to sex, pain in the upper abdomen is probably pain from the lower abdomen/pelvis that is referred, meaning it just feels like its in th... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Depends on how long: Usually a woman will have a cycle 4-8 weeks after a miscarriage. Sometimes it will take up to 12 weeks. If it has been longer than 12 weeks, you shou... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Usually it isn't: It is not unusual to see a change in your discharge with hormonal changes, like pregnancy or being on the birth control pill. However, usually it doe... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
1-3 months: You'll see different recommendations, but after an early miscarriage (1st trimester), most will say wait for 1-2 menstrual cycles. It makes sense to ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Irregular bleeding: A pregnancy test will detect even very small amounts of pregnancy hormone, so if it is negative--highly unlikely you're pregnant. It is common to have... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
See your doc: Most spotting in pregnancy is benign, but should be evaluated by your ob. You don't need to run to the er unless its heavy bleeding or if you have a l... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Need more info: Hard to say without more info. If you're breastfeeding, often a fungal infection will develop, causing red nipples and itching. Could be a topical rea... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Tums/elevate bed: For heartburn, chewable Tums work well. Zantac is next step, or a prescription like protonix (pantoprazole). Elevating the head of the bed works very ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Bacterial Vaginosis: Most common cause of a fishy vaginal discharge is bacterial vaginosis. It is not an std; it is similar to a yeast infection. It is the most common abn... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Hmmm.....: Nothing can come out of your clitoris. Maybe you saw some discharge from the folds of skin that surround the clitoris? Either way, it shouldn't be s... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
See your doctor: This is a common pattern in your 40s; but it should be evaluated. Likely you are ovulating at an irregular interval and causing changes in your cycle.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Typically you don't, but sometimes you will cramp but not actually have a cycle. The cycle may be delayed, or the cramping is coming from the bowels ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Possibly: If it is present because of a missed ovulation or delaying your cycle, then it can. However it will likely resolve with time. However, often the cyst ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Nov 9-14: You likely ovulate on day 16-21. Therefore you will ovulate sometime between nov 9-14.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Light bleeding/spotting is very common in early pregnancy. You should contact your physician to review your individual risk factors, but on the whole ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Cramping is normal: Light bleeding, cramping, soreness, mild pain with urination are all common symptoms.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
No: Once you have conceived, you will no longer ovulate. Mucous is always there, it just thins at the time of ovulation.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
No: A dermoid that small is very difficult to remove and will cause you no health concerns. Given that it is stable in size, i would monitor it no more fr... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
No: Its more likely just vaginal discharge that happens to come out when you have changed positions and beared down to go to the bathroom. Vaginal dischar... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Same as any OCP: Headaches, nausea, breast tenderness are the most common and will typically resolve during the first pack. Dangerous signs are severe shortness of bre... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes : If your cycle is due in one week, then you probably ovulates a week ago. If you had unprotected intercourse then a preg test may be negative now (beca... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Fielder is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fielder is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 14, 2012
will be making recommendations. thank you
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Thank you I had a long night and I fell asleep very tired woke up on my belly and was soo scared I might have harmed my baby ...this made me feel a million times better!
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that's what the hospital said but they couldn't tell me why my left side was hurting but the right had the cyst. they also said that my uterus was inadverted.
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Well I ov on the 27 of June and it started on the 28 and its still happing today is the 2 of July could it be implantion

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University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, OK
Graduated 1995MD

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