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Dr. Li-Min Hwang

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Webser, TX
46 years experience male

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Office

Webser, TX

Address

17448 Highway 3, Suite 200, Webser, TX
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Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

59 Answers
4 Agrees
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Don't try in human: The 50% lethal dose of Diphenhydramine in rats is in the scale of 500mg/kg. So about 700 capsules of 50 mg Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for a 150 pound... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Nitrile or Vinyl: Nitrile gloves are widely available. Vinyl just not as strong and strechable.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
The basics: Limit calorie intake and increase exercise. Prednisone may interfering your sugar metabolism. Low carbs always a good idea.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
NO: No. From my experience as an obstetrician for some 30 years, and many newborn circumcisions in the nicu, it is not a problem with prematurity.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
NO: Implantation happens around day 6 after ovulation. Bleeding on day 2 is not caused by implantation.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes, she should.: Yes, accordint to most protocols, she should. However, personaly and theorectically, probably not, for the risk of cervical dysplasia/cancer is extre... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Very good: Very good if only one tube is blocked. Sperms need to find a way to get through the tubes to fertilize the egg. The fertilized egg needs to pass thr... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Ask them.: I really wish anti-abortion act on the issue in a much earlier stage of pregnancy, best before pregnancies.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
No longer: See your doctor. He can prescribe clomiphen for you to get your periods started. Don't wait. The chance to get pregnacy after the rebound effects ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Forever someties: Infectioni of the tubes and the pelvic sometimes will permanently damage the reproductive organs causing fertility problems, .
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
It depends: He may think it is better, however, i personally don't it makes much difference for her. But she may be happier when he is happy.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
1.2-1.5 grams daily: No evidence saying taking more is more beneficial, even while taking prednisone.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
No, but: Let the anesthesiologit and the surgeon worry about it, if you really have to go into the or. For sure let your doctors know you are pregnant.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
No body knows: Lots of chemicals are used in rebonding. Although no evidence of these chemicals may hurt the mother or the baby, it is also difficult to prove they ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes: The symptoms are usually off and on or wax and wanning.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes.: Yes, if that suits your need, and other methods of hair removal not effective.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes, many: Many pregnant pregnants women have taken tegretol and done well. We worried about a few of them may have some birth defects. It is a low risk, but i... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Sperm count: Keep a good menstrual chart for your doctor to review. Just to make sure you ovulate regularly. Semenalysis should be the first test because it is c... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
BIG: It may permanently damage the cervix causing premature delivery of the future pregnancies. And the cervical incompetence may not be diagnosed in adva... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
OK: Most of teas on the market have antioxidants whether they advertise it or not. Taking prenatal vitamns will give the extra iron to replace the blood... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes and no: Some benign, physiological, and stable cyst in the tubes ovarians may not interfere fertility. Polycytic ovaries, endometriotic cysts, hydrosalinges,... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes, in occasions: You've got an excellent point. For example, in treating sinusitis caused by allergic nasal congestion, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) treatment has much... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Frequency vs pain: Urinary frequency is the main symptoms of a nervous bladder; whereas painful urination plus other symptoms including frequency are painful bladder syn... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Very drowsy: You may be very drowsy and may get hurt in accdients.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
See a psychiatrist: The cause of bulemia is much deeper than you think. Go to see a doctor who is experienced with the problem..
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
NO: Most premature baby have normal sex development later on.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
The basics: Limit calorie intake and increase exercise. Prednisone may interfering your sugar metabolism. Low carbs always a good idea. Check with your doctor ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
None: Unless indicated, hgh is no good.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Mutualism-Oarasitism: This the way of life of parasitism. It does not cause symptoms in the host, and thusly avoids defensive attacks from the host. Then the parasite can... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Usually not: Occasional nausea and vomiting may be ok if you are gaining weight in the second trimester. Otherwise check with your doctor.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Probably not: However, the urinary symptoms may make you or your doctor think of infections often, doing more tests, and documenting more episodes.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Not really: However many patients have learned hwo to accomodate the symptoms and have been functioning quite normally.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Not likely: Ovaries are very active organs with monthly changes, enlarging and shrinking. Cysts come and go. Usually pelvic ultrasound is repeated after 4-6 wee... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Molecular change: Heat changes the molecular structures of the antigenic protein.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
7 days: As short as 7 days or less. However, many women may not be symptomatic for a long time, weeks or longer. Some may have no symptoms at all.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Glands or fat: Firm breat tissue is usually the breast gland tissue. Soft one is the fat. Dense breast tissue may hide small tumors making mammogram not as effecti... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Who? or What?: Him who introduced infectious agent, such as chlamydia or gonorhea bacteria to the tubes through sexual intercourse. Or the surgeon who left scar ti... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Antibiotics: Usually combined antibiotic treatment for acute disease to get rid of infections. The partner may need to be screened for sexually transmitted diseas... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
An antigen: Rh factor is an antigen on the red blood cells which may induce specific antibodies which may destroy the blood cells.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes, if low risk : The new protocol for pap is every 3-5 years for people without risk factors, such as history of multliple partners, previous cervical disease, abnorma... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
It depends: Rh positive fetus of sensitized rh negative mother may have anemia.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
See Doctor: Apparently you have irregular periods. Need to have some blood work and a doctor's visit.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Autoimmune reaction: Most premataure ovarian failure are genetic or auto-immune related. A viral infection may trigger an auto-immune reaction destroying the follicles in... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes, maybe.: Clotrimazole, the active ingredient of clonea cream, is classifid as categroy b: may be acceptable. Either animal studies show no risk but human studi... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Its positive effects: Like any medication or treatment, the negative effects should be always weighted againt its positive effects.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
November 25, 2013: For women with 28 day cycles, the due day is 280 days (9 months and 7 days) after the lmp. Ovulation usually happens on day 14 of 28 day cycle. M... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Natural Wonder: Our body has a tremendous way to heal. Whe the two free ends the tubes touch together, the lining layers may just reconnect and reorganize to form ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
4-6 weeks: If the miscarriage is complete, a period should be back in a few weeks.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Not likely: Tofu or other soy products may have some phytoestrogens, however it requires a huge amount of these weak Estrogens to make a difference.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Still a contraversy: Always weights its risks against its benefits. Ht is not without risks.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Hwang is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hwang is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This saved my life. Thank You! Thank dr. Lin for all your help
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taiwan
Graduated 1976MD

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Kelsey-Seybold Clinic
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