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Dr. William Boelter

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ehrenberg, AZ
48 years experience male

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Also certified in Medical Hypnosis. Certified by American Board of OB -GYN Fellow of American College of OB-GYN

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

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230 Answers
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Yes: Anywhere from $15 to $40 a pack, therefore shop around for the best deal. Usually if you buy in bulk, 12 to 48 paks the price goes down, but still a l... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Not always: Any birth control pill can act differently with a variety of patients so the answer is, not always.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Need more tests: Diabetes, uterine problems, genetics, are only a few things that need followup before you get pregnant again. Certainly if this happens again get a fu... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
No: Toooo much of a mixture of medicines. Both contain acetominophen.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Heat Stroke: Overheating can cause your body temperature to rise and dehydration is the most common reason! this can lead to nausea, dizziness, confusion, and some... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Probably not: At 3 months the placenta can be different shapes. I'm not even sure why this was told to you if your doctor said not to worry!
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Wow: Too many answers! you could feel nothing, missed your period, tender breasts , sleep changes, etc. Google your question for a much more complete list... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Yes?: Depends on your labs own values and exact timing of last menstrual period.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Depends: If you are absolutely sure you both are true virgins, and i mean absolutely, the risks are minimal. Remember oral problems, viruses, cold sores, etc c... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Get another opinion: Seek a doctor who will listen and, if need be, act!
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Eat more fruit???!: Seriously, what do you mean by bigger? No foods, supplements, otc remedy, infomercials, or creams will help. Exercise to strengthen your chest muscles... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
I need more info: Has this happened before? Not unusual to have a delayed or minimal period. If this is not a common occurance and does not repeat you should be fine. I... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Get an exam: Strep throat?, chest pain do not ignore!, food intolerance?
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Cool bath: Irritation is common. A cool bath to soak the area, cool compresses after, only cotton underware, and a lubricant such as k-y jelly will help.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Need an exam!: It may be a Bartholin's cyst which needs immediate attention. See a gyn dr!
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Keep Checking: Continue to see your doctor and voice your concerns. This may not be a yeast infection now.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Side affects: All antibiotics can have side affects. Tell your dr when you start any antibiotics and start an otc yeast cream as soon as you start taking them. You ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Your workup?: Brac 1. Increased cancer risk. Surgery length depends on how much work needs to be done. Ask your doctor for an estimated time. Btw, you will only get... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
NO TO D&C: A D&C will not permanently thin your endometrium! if your health care provider suggested it get a second or third opinion!
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Possible: There are sooo many early signs you can't completely rule it out how very unlikely!
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Because: Because not all periods are the same. Hormone differences, activity, change in normal routine can be the cause. Very, very common complaint. Don't wor... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Ye and No: Implantation can occur soon after you ovulate but some women ovulate later than others.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Vaginal Orgasm?: An orgasam is an orgasm, not "just" the vagina. Although I am confused by the rest of the question i would probably say no.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
For What?: You need tests for whatever your age and lifestyle dictate. Not because of the 6 years since you had unprotected sex.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
??: I have had patients with breast milk leakage that lasted well over a year. I would suggest an exam and possible mommogram?Ultrasound to rule out othe... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Need a MFM consult: As soon as you can, see a doctor called a maternal fetal medicine doctor to have them give you an up to date consult and information. I agree with ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
No: More likely dehydration or infection or food you ate, or food dye you ate.
A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
NOT Recommended: Tramadol is a class c drug not fully tested in pg. Only use under your doctor and OB doctor supervision!
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Well...: Redo the test in 7/10 days if negative and/or you feel " different ", see your doctor for a blood pregnancy test and exam.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Good Question: They can start as early as 24 weeks but usually start around 28/32 weeks. You will feel light cramping in your abdomen which will come and go in waves... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Probably OK: Probably a change in your hormones this last cycle due to ? Or other factors. Not ovulating can cause this also. If the beeding continues or if your n... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
A tough decision: This is a question with medical, personal, personal religiousbeliefs, and answers only bestmdiscussed with your partner, and your doctor together. The... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Yes: The hormones from the n can cause this, however get a pg test to be sure.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
NOt that uncommon: It is very possible to "lose" a twin and continue with a healthy pregnancy. In my practice of 40 years this has happened multiple times!
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Talk to your Dr: Diseases such as diabetes, autoimmune diseases, and poor nutrition are other factors to ask your dr. Also you may no longer have yeast but another pro... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Confusing question: You, if i understand the question, will have withdrawel bleeding after you finish the norethindrone. Why is it being used? Your "regular" period may o... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
I need more info: What do you mean by "no period'? I need a more detailed history. Pregnancy can not be excluded.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
?!!: Over production of fluid from the vagina secondary to douching, washing to the inside with soap, getting too moist ie, wear cotton underware, and be s... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
DERMATOLOGIST: Anything to a congenital hemangioma to pg woman getting a "mask of pregnancy. Autoimmune diseases also can cause this.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Well....: Looser jeans. A compress can only cause pain, infection, and swelling!
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
THE SAME: Same dose=same use!
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Yes and No: Only if prescribed by your doctor for pg support. Otherwise no!
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Well...: Actually more often than you might think. Use protection to avoid a large surprise!
A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Very Common: An occasional " inability " is normal. Don't fret if this is only now and then. By the way, try "spicing " up foreplay, it will help. Enjoy!
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Very minimal: If you are very consistent taking the bcp the pg rate is only 1 to 2% at the very most. Of course if you are taking other meds or antibiotics the pill... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Not yet: Many periods can be delayed. Give it a week or more and if concerned you are pg do a pg test.
A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
YES: Possible though not probable. How long you have been on Depo-Provera is important. !st month or 12th, etc?
A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Just that: Cramping is not unusual as is constipation. Your constipation is probably causing the cramping!
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Well....: Stretch marks are the norm in many pregnancies. There are otc creams that claim "cure " but don't believe it! over time they will go fro red to white ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Boelter is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Boelter is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Aug 31, 2012
Thanks for your reply. I appreciate how quickly you responded.
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Thank you so much! I feel so bad bc she is ready 2 give up and I live out of state so it is hard 4 me 2 help. Thank you we will keep trying!
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If u a dr u should be able to know lot stuff right next time explain dont put unknow u can do better then that doc thank u have a nice day
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Thank you for your response. Surgery went well, no pain or meds needed. It was abdominal by the way! I now wonder what revisions 2 xpect

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nebraska College of Medicine, NE
Graduated 1973MD

Awards

Teacher of the Year, University of South Dakota School of Medicine
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
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