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Dr. Adam Levy

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Las Vegas, NV
37 years experience male

Locations

University of Nevada School Of Medicine - Faculty Medical Office

Las Vegas, NV

Address

1707 W. Charleston Blvd Ste 120, Las Vegas, NV, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 4:00am
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Practice website

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Assurant Inc

CIGNA Health Care

Medicaid

About

Bio

Dr. Adam Levy is Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He provides high quality GYN care and Family Planning services as well as participating in Resident and Medical student education and training. He is expert in minimally invasive surgery and pelvic reconstruction.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Licenses

United States: California, Nevada

Doctor Q&A

249 Answers
202 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
No: Bleeding during pregnancy is commonly mistaken for a period. But when it happens it is called threatened miscarrage. A simple preg test clears this qu... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Vomiting: Most women do not experience vomiting with menses. Other symptoms do overlap, so best to get a pregnancy test. Oddly enough, some women have "cycles" ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Cramping common: This is a common symptom that is relieved with the use of motrin or ibuprophen. It is usually over the counter and use up to 600 mg very 6 hours as ne... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Migraines Possible: No, this is not normal. Please see your doctor and OB about this. If they turn out to be migraines, then there is good treatment. A MRI or CT of your ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Need to See MD: This is called oligo- or amenorrhea and associated with hair growth could be something called PCOS. You can try this link but PLEASE see a doctor beca... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Yes, is likely: a simple vein. They are common and become more prominent with puberty and pregnancy. You will be ok.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
No: Bleeding or spotting is not normal. See your ob doctor soon. Hopefully you both will be fine.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Irregular menses: Some irregularity is common. If you skip months without a cycle, then see your GYN or family doctor. Mild exercise does not effect your cycle. Religio... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
You may never know: A pregnancy test may be positive if you still have any pregnancy hormone in your bloodstream. Otherwise, without chemical or ultrasound tests at the t... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Pill Failure, Spot: Starting the pill mid-cycle or anytime in the cycle has become more common. This may lead to a pill "failure" ie pregnancy, if backup method is not us... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Not recommended: It is pregnancy category C. Unless there are no other alternatives (prep H, anusol HC), then it is not recommended. Topical use varies from systemic u... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Monistat 3: At the pharmacy get Monistat 3 or equivalent for 3 nights. This should give u some relief.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Should be OK: You are not at increased risk for cysts or excessive cycles from the IVF. Whatever your cycles where like before IVF they will resume. I would suggest... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Common Issue: This is quite common. Small amounts of clot can accumulate in your uterus during menstruation, then suddenly pass later after you think you have finis... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Poss Vien: Without examination is difficult to say, but it sounds like a vein much like a varicose veins that can occur in other areas. A bit unusual for you to ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
No worry: Mirena (levonorgestrel) works by the fact that it is in your uterus. Even IUD without medications are effective for birth control. Secondly, the effec... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Medications, See OB: There are medications to help with this but first you must see your OB. Certain liver problems need to be eliminated as a cause, then you can be sure ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Likely/ Possible: If you are having very heavy bleeding or post menopausal bleeding and your doctor has advised an endometrial biopsy, then you should follow through an... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Unknown: First, plz see your doctor to get the discharge treated. At the same time have a preg test. Its easy and gives you an immediate answer. Cycle irregul... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
This is a know SE: The morning after pill is made to provoke menstrual bleeding. It is not unusual to have additional bleeding since it was likely when you started the m... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Its Good: Rh is your blood type. The absence of antibodies means you are healthy. For more details see: http://www.acog.org/~/media/For%20Patients/faq027.pdf?dm... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
D/C normal: Sounds like a very normal discharge. Pain with sex can be for many reasons. You will need to see GYN or FP doctor to evaluate this if ongoing. They wi... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Bleeding after: sex may mean that you have an issue that requires medical care. See a GYN doctor, have a thorough exam to reassure yourself you are ok. Then, if you s... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Several Possible: Abdominal cramps have many reasons, However, when they are localized to the pelvis and one side, then the concern increases about an ovarian cyst or o... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
See your doctor: While this sounds like something that may be treated medically, you shoud not assume it is a simple issue. Please see your doctor as soon as you are a... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Possible pregnancy?: Perhaps get a pregnancy test first. Then if. Negative see your doctor if you still feel ill.
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
No: Sorry. This is not a symptom of pregnancy.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Pregnancy Test Best: A preg test is the best method to determine pregnancy. The discharge could represent many possibilities so it would be best to see your gyn doctor or ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Unknown: Please see someone to get an ultrasound done. Bleeding in pregnancy is not normal. Also the only way to verify your dates is by ultrasound. Best wishe... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Few: Common abortion complications are few, but may include bleeding, infection (rare), perforation of the uterus (even more rare), or something called pos... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Perhaps: I would suggest you have a pregnancy test. An ultrasound is even better if the test is positive. An ultrasound finding a live 8 week embryo has less t... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Unlikely: First question i would ask is "are you on birth control?" if the answer to that is no, then you should seek a consultation at your local clinic. Ultra... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
NONE: Modern abortion care does not cause scarring in the uterus. This is a commonly held misconception that many mature providers say because it is what th... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Yes: The only way that you can make a diagnosis of adenoma is by removing the tumor and having a pathologist determine if indeed a cystadenoma is present. ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Possibly: This is likely true or they dont care if pregnancy occurs because "natural" planning is not a form of birth control. It is not effective.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Poss Urine Infection: These are symptoms of a urinary tract infection or other issue in your urine system. Please see a doctor because a simple test will determine if a uri... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Many causes: Go to http://www.Emedicinehealth.Com/ovarian_cysts/article_em.Htm there you will find all the answers you seek (that are possible to answer). Mo... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Many: Symptoms can be as mild as menstrual cramps to nausea, vomiting, severe pelvic pain and abdominal pain. The diagnosis can only be confirmed by your gy... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Not to worry!: The strings can be drawn up into the uterus with contractions that occur during your cycle. If this persists, then i too would recommend you see your ... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Confused but ...yes: So I am a bit confused. If his penis was inside you, you did have contact, which most would consider sex. You can still become pregnant even if he doe... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Cramping: This medication is meant to cause cramping to expell the contents of the uterus. It can also cause diarrhea, chills, and abdomenal cramping as well. ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
No: This is not normal. If this is a frequent issue for you, then certainly see someone about it. It is simple to make a diagnosis and formulate a treatme... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Not sure: This is not a normal circumstance. To predict ovulation may require you to start testing your urine. These tests are available at most drug stores.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Unlikely: If you are on your period then the chances of pregnancy is very very low. I would suggest a pregnancy test to confirm and also consider starting a bir... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Yes: See a nurse practioner at a planned parenthood clinic. They are very reliable and knowledgeable. Best of all, it is not expensive to get care there. A... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
YES: Use condoms when you are on antibiotics, cold or cough medication. Many medications reduce the birth control effect. Be careful.
A member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Lumps on vagina: Bumps on the vagina could occur due to many reasons. Without more information and visual examination, telling you what they are is quite impossible. I... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Yes: The ocps should not interfere with laser treatment. However, if there are medications to take afterwards, beware, they can reduce the birth control ef... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Unlikely: While unlikely, if you miss your period, it is a good idea to get a preg test. You may also need to see your doctor if the discharge has a bad odor or... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Levy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Depends: This depends on of you are trying to be pregnant, for trying to contracept. If the latter is true, then i would suggest you see your gyn and start a b... Read More

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Aug 16, 2014
Very accurate and timely responses.
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Dec 5, 2014
Perfect Doctor, I would schedule him for in person visits but I am not in his state. I am in New York. Perfect Doctor with Knowledge, Competency and Expertise..
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Oct 11, 2016
what can my wife who is 10 weeks pregnant take(safe medicine) for flue and cold,she cough too much.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! It's been a while since I've been on birth control, and it was the pill last time. IGood to know that this is normal. I will check in with my PC about the l. ovary pain.
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Your answer was very helpful, thanks! Thank you for your input. I will try the vaginal method you prescribe
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) you read the question exactly as I meant it. different times

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, CA
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

UCSF - Fresno
Completed 1989

Residency

UCSF MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1989

Awards

Recognition in Surgical Anatomy
Top Obstetrician and Gynecologist, First Place, Nevada - Summer
2014
Most Influential, Second Place, Nevada - Spring
2015

Affiliations

The University of Nevada School of Medicine
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