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Dr. Daniel Lee

Obstetrics and Gynecology
McAllen, TX
20 years experience male

Locations

Daniel Lee D.O.- Valley Care Clinics

McAllen, TX

Address

1309 E. Nolana Suite C, McAllen, TX, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

9566310441

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Office

McAllen, TX

About

Bio

Practicing ob/gyn in McAllen, Texas. Specializing in full range obstetrics, minimally invasive gyn surgery, bioidentical hormone replacement.

Specialties
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

Licenses

United States: Texas

Doctor Q&A

276 Answers
112 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
2 weeks after menses: Generally you will ovulate 2 weeks after the first day of your last menstrual cycle. Thus i usually recommend having relations every other day for 1 ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Old blood: Often dark blood is seen with "light periods" because the blood that slowly leaves is not bright red color but dark red or brown. The reason you are ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
So the math. : You need to convert the total number of days of days since the first day of your last period. That is 4 weeks or 28 days plus 5 days, thus 33 days. Th... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
1 week: Usually about one week after conception implantation occurs.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
See ob/gyn: There is nothing that can be done in the er for you at 6 weeks. You need to be evaluated by your ob/gyn. Do not douche during pregnancy. If you have ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Very unlikely: Your tubes were not actually tied in a knot. They are permanently scarred closed or piece is excised. The chance of getting pregnant again is about 1%... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Heal spontaneously: It's hard to evaluate a tear in the perineal region without seeing it. However most tears heal spontaneously on their own without any complications.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes : Yes some women are allergic to certain lubricants that are used.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
See physician : Sorry to hear about your miscarriage. You shouldn't be having this type of pain. It's hard to know if its related to your miscarriage. I think it woul... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Non cancerous: A 3.1 cm "simple" cyst in a woman your age is usually not cancer. They usually resolve on spontaneous. This is something you should worry about. Howe... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Many factors: Your symptoms you describe could be related to multiple causes. Those include hyperthyroid, anemia, stress, anxiety, heart arrythmia, an others. I wou... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Timed intercourse: If you are having regular menstrual cycles then there is a good chance you are ovulating. The time you are ovulating (releasing an egg) is usually ar... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Need ultrasound: Given your history it is difficult to determine your gestational age. The only way to accurately determine it will be by ultrasound. However you are o... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Needs evaluation: Need for physician to recheck the vaginal discharge you are having. There are tests that can be done that are accurate and can evaluate the cause.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes: The spotting could be the start of your period or it may be pregnancy. You should do a home pregnancy test to make sure. If it's negative then repeat... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Always possible but.: If your periods occur regularly every month then you will most likely ovulate (release an egg) a few weeks after the start of your period. So having ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
No: An upset stomach 2 days after intercourse is not a sign of pregnancy. That is not saying that you may not be pregnant but you won't start feeling sym... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
No: It is normal to have some bleeding with small clots up to a month after a miscarriage. The darker color is because it is old blood. If you are having ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Possible pregnancy: The symptoms you describe may be pregnancy, so do check a pregnancy test. But it also may just be related to the pill. The pill will give you light p... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes: You can get pregnant immediate after stopping birth control pills. A home pregnancy test will usually turn positive 2-3 weeks after conception.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Not necessarily : Brown discharge that does not have a bad odor is usually some old blood. It doesn't coincide to starting your men's tubal cycle.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Hard to know: Having spotting after intercourse and ovulation doesn't usually predict that any specific event has occurred. Many women will have spotting after inte... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes: It's very common to have breast tenderness when taking birth control. It will often resolve after a few months. Avoiding caffeine can help as well. C... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Seek counseling: It sounds like you have been through a lot in the past year. You mentioned anxiety/depression, i'm not sure if you are taking an antidepressant medic... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes: If you have had unprotected intercourse there is always the chance if pregnancy. Your home pregnancy test will be positive usually one week after your... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Three: The type of myomectomy is performed based on the location and size of the fibroid. Very large fibroids are often removed by an open abdominal myomecto... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes: Breast tenderness can fluctuate during the first trimester of pregnancy. You shouldn't worry. Contact your OB if you have bleeding.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Multiple factors: Lips can be cracked and peeling from a vitamin deficiency such as vitamin b. Also from dehydration which is common in pregnancy. Try using an overt t... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Bacteria vaginosis: The symptoms you describe sound like a vaginal infection called bacteria vaginosis. It is not a sexually transmitted disease. I recommend you be seen... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes. : Many women with irregular periods get pregnant. If you are not able to get pregnant but desire to then you should see your ob/gyn for evaluation of th... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Depends: Generalized mild back pain in pregnancy is fairly common. However if the back pain is associated with any fever, burning with urination, baginal bleed... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Tylenol (acetaminophen) is safe : Tylenol (acetaminophen) is safe to take during pregnancy. I'm not sure what the the pills are that you are describing. Generally tylenol (acetaminoph... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
You probably : If you are not pregnant, as it sounds from your negative pregnancy test. You probably have what is called anovulation which means you're not releasing... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Possible: It is possible that you are pregnant. However your pregnancy test probably will not turn positive for another week. If you're very concerned, you can ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Usually not: Sore breast prior to your menstrual cycle is common when you are not pregnant. However if you think you may be pregnant then check a home pregnancy te... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Hormones: Your corpus luteum, part of ovary that released the egg, is secreting progesterone. Progesterone is secreted to get your body prepared for pregnancy i... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes its common: It is common for it to take months for the perineum pain to resolve. The main concern is infection. As long as you are not having foul smelling disc... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Yes: Yes it's common at your stage of pregnant with your symptoms, for your cervix may be thinning.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Reglan (metoclopramide): Reglan (metoclopramide) is sometimes used off label for this. In my experience it improves lactation about 50% of the time.
A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Usually not: A local vaginal infection and antibiotics usually does not effect your ovulation thus your cycle.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
See your doc: It is common to have irregular bleeding while taking birth control. It's often due to an imbalance of hormones. You need to see your physician so the... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Hormonal imbalance: You most likely have not ovulated this month. This affects the hormonal balance of your normal cycle. Sometimes this will reset on its own. However i... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
See your ob gyn: You would need to get tested to verify for BV then get a prescription for BV i'd that's what is causing your diacharge. If you have been treated for i... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Vaginal infection: Unfortunately it's common to get a vaginal infection after taking antibiotics. You can prevent this by eating yogurt with cultured acidophilus or "goo... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
12 to 24 hours: Wash the area with cool water and pat dry. Taking an over-the-counter antihistamine medication like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or zyrtec can alleviate... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Few ways: Endometriosis is a condition that causes painful menses (periods), pelvic pain, sometimes heavy bleeding, pain with intercourse, etc. By taking medic... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Multiple causes: There are over 10 common causes of painful intercourse or dyspareunia. The most common include- infections (std's and non-std's), endometriosis, pelvi... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Now: Most home pregnancy tests will verify a pregnancy one week after a missed menstrual cycle. If it is negative today then wait one week a repeat it agai... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Semen analysis: If you are on Clomid (clomiphene) and metformin then it is likely you have had problems with infertility. Infertility in couples can be caused from a ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Not related,: Are you sure it was "ponstan", most likely "ponstel". Ponstel (mefenamic acid) is used for uterine cramping symptoms of your menstrual cycle. It has ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Lee is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lee is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you but I don't have an obgyn at the moment. And I asked to be treated for bv at the ER but they refused because I'm first trimester
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Thank u. I actually have an appointment with a specialist in 2 weeks. So I will surely discuss it with him.
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Thanks for your quick reply! What If IJust Did A Fertility Test And I Dont Ovulate W Only One Ovary?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Midwestern University Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, IL
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER

Residency

In His Image Family Practice Residency

Awards

AAFP Resident Research Scholars Award – “Accuracy of Obstetrical Ultrasound Dating by Family Medicine Residents”
Resident Teacher Award – Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
Behavioral Medicine Award – In His Image Family Practice Residency

Affiliations

Christian Medical and Dental Association
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
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