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Dr. Denise Reeves

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Milton, KY
35 years experience

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

27 Answers
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Not usually: Surgeons use a variety of instruments or hardware in the operating room. Sometimes we will show patients what an implant looks like, or other object ... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Sometimes: Low dose birth control pills can make a menstrual cycle be very, very light, and some women will stop having bleeding. If you have not missed any pil... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
IUD problem: Becoming pregnant immediately after removing an iud should not cause a miscarriage. Most miscarriages are related to an abnormal pregnancy, and shoul... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Probably: If the basement is heated, and ventilated and has no mold growing in it, is is probably ok to live there. In most places, a basement apartment has to... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Probably: The active ingredient in brevail should not cause harm. Remember, no studies in humans have demonstrated any benefit in preventing breast cancer, and... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Depends: Sometimes a vaginal infection will cause dry vagina, or lack of estrogen if you are no longer having menstrual cycles. This can be a problem for wome... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Somtimes: Since most menstrual cycles are about 28 days long (can be 23 to 35 days) it is possible to have two cycles in a month. The bleeding should not occur... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
See your doctor: You could try Ibuprofen or naprosyn (naproxen) for the cramping, and these could help the cramping and perhaps the bloating. If these do not work, yo... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Sprains: Ice will decrease swelling and for short periods of time should not do harm.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Sometimes: If the water heater heats water to less than 140 degrees, ldb could grow. It is more common to have the bacteria grow in a humidifier or fountain, or... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Depends: If you have small children at home, this temperature could cause accidental scalding or burns. If only adults live with you, or if you have older chi... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Maybe: Hormones associated with pregnancy could cause some increase in acne. This would not be the only symptom of pregnancy. A home pregnancy test is gen... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
About a week: The bleeding after having a Mirena (levonorgestrel) taken out could last up to two weeks, but generally is not much more than a week.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: It is very common to have a lot of bleeding on the first pack of pills, then have very light periods after this.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: Warm baths are fine during pregnancy, but you should not soak in a tub with water temperature above 99 degrees.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Douches: Generally, these are considered "bad" because of the possibility of forcing bacteria through the cervix and causing uterine or pelvic infections.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Depends: Slings are very useful for stopping urination with cough or sneeze, but can sometimes cause bladder irritability and urinary frequency. Sometimes the... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
See your doctor: You could try medications such as Ibuprofen or naprosyn (naproxen) for cramping, but if this doesn't work you need to see your doctor.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Secondary amenorrhea: There are several ways to treat secondary amenorrhea, but first one would need laboratory tests to diagnose the cause. Menopause, thyroid disease and... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Sometimes: Many times a hysteroscopy and D&C can help excessive bleeding. There are many causes of excessive bleeding, and some are not helped by surgery.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: Plan b works best if taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse, so the sooner the better.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Hemophilia: The best way would be to remove items the child could trip on, such as loose rugs. Padding around fixed items with a sharp edge (fireplaces, window l... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: Having a repeat c-sections does not keep you from becoming pregnant or having a baby.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Maybe normal: Some women have spotting associated with ovulation. If this problem lasts for a long time, you need to see your doctor to be evaluated for other caus... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: Some vaginal discharge during the menstrual cycle is normal. The discharge should not have an odor and there should be no itching.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
A little higher: Usually women who are pregnant with have a basal temperature half a degree higher than normal. Basal temperatures are taken immediately after awakeni... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Possibly: It is possible to become pregnant at this time. Most people ovulate a little later, but depending on the length of your cycle, you could become pregn... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Reeves is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Reeves is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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This was very helpful. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1987MD
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