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Dr. Martin Fielder

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Arlington, TX
27 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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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.

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

81 Answers
9 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Discharge: It is likely just vaginal discharge that is "dry", or possibly an effect of the lubricant you may be using.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Irritation: Its just likely causing some local topical irritation from the moisture of the milk.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Not diagnosis: Sometimes used for follow up or tracking progress, but not usually used for diagnosis.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Infection: Sounds like it could be an infection. You should see your doctor for evaluation and treatment.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Cervical mucous: Mucous comes from the cervix. It gets thinner and stretchier around the time of ovulation.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Unlikely: Its possible, but that would be extraordinarily rare. I've never heard of such a thing.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
They can: Often times primary dysmenorrhea can be quite painful. Nsaids, like Aleve (naproxen) or motrin, are the best choice.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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.
A member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 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
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
6 months: No definitive answer, but in that situation i would probably seek help after trying for 6 months post breast feeding.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No: If you just stopped using birth control (and was using it correctly beforehand), then you should be safe. In order to get pregnant, you have to be ne... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No: Only way to really know if you have endometriosis is to look inside your abdomen.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Probably ok: Impossible to say without an examination, but it is probably normal. The vagina is "elastic" and stretches to accommodate an examination, intercourse,... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Unrelated: A para-ovarian cyst is benign, and completely unrelated to weight loss. At its essence weight loss is simple. Calories in need to be less than calorie... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Infertility terms: Cervical blockage is anything that can block the cervix, presumably blocking the entrance of sperm to the uterus. This can be from polyps, fibroids, ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Irregular bleeding: Irregular bleeding (sometimes called dysfunctional uterine bleeding) is very common. Many different things can cause it, from growths in the uterus (... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Probably okay: Not unusual to have pre and post cycle spotting/brown discharge. But if this is repetitive, it could be from a polyp or fibroid in the lining of your ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Not uncommon: Not unusual for your cycle to change from time to time. If it persists, see your gyn.
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Many possibilities : See your doctor. Benign growths like fibroids or polyps are often seen.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Rest and wait: Probably viral then and sometimes it takes awhile to clear. Otc meds can help symptoms, but won't make it go away quicker. Stay in contact with your d... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Check a test: Easiest way to answer that is to check a urine pregnancy test. If you're pregnant, it will usually be positive by he time of a missed cycle.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Usually no: None of the typical diet pills, like over the counter ones (usually caffeine or other stimulant based) or prescription ones (like phentermine) do not ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
May be stomach: The intestines cramp as well (not just the uterus). You may be having some GI issues, like irritable bowel syndrome.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Normal preg test: A routine urine test (or blood test from your doctor) will diagnose pregnancy for you. No matter where or how you are pregnant, either test will show... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
???: You'll need to give more information. Asthma is the first thing that jumps to mind.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
When uncomfortable: You won't really hurt your baby at all by sleeping on your stomach; you won't smash it or anything. Eventually as your belly grows, you won't be comfo... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No: No. I can't stress that enough. If you don't want to get pregnant, use some form of birth control. Condoms + spermicides are your best over the count... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Common: Ovarian cysts are very common. However, you should be followed by a gyn/physician to ensure resolution. Typically they take 4-6 weeks to resolve, bu... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No: No, it doesn't make sense at all. Starting a family involves a lot of costs, from food to clothing to healthcare. Having a job and steady source of in... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Depends on age: An ablation may or may not completely stop your cycle. Time will tell on that. An ablation is really designed to decrease heavy bleeding. Now traditi... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
1 month: Pregnancy hormone can stay in your body for a month or more depending on the miscarriage and how much and when tissue passed. If its been a month afte... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Yes: Foods to avoid are: unpasteurized dairy products, raw/undercooked meats, more than 1-2 servings fish per week (controversial). Risks of luncheon meat... 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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Medical/Graduate school

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, OK
Graduated 1995MD

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