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Dr. Raksha Trivedi

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Seattle, WA
50 years experience female

Locations

Office

Address

1560 N 115th St Ste 108
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

Humana

Uniform medical plan

United healthcare

No Value

Group Health

Premera Blue Cross

Regence

Great Lakes Health Plan

Office

Seattle, WA

About

Bio

After passing my Board exam in Obstetrics and Gynecology with honors from Gujarat university, india I joined my husband who was professor at university of Washington. I also did my training in Ob Gyn at Memorial Medical Center in Corpuschristi Texas. Where I was also a Chief resident. <strong>I am a fellow of American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology</strong>. Since 1981 I have been in private practice of Obstetrics and Gynecology at <strong>Northwest Hospital</strong>. I am a <strong>clinical faculty</strong> in the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at<strong> University of</strong> <strong>Washington since 1993</strong>. I am involved in teaching medical students and residents. I have a son<strong>.</strong> Being a wife and mother has helped me tremendously in taking care of my patients with unique understanding. I enjoy Hiking, reading, music and spending time with my family.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

Gujarati, Hindi, Urdu

Doctor Q&A

38 Answers
6 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
May be, may be not.: Usually yeast infection causes redness, itchiness and abnormal thick cheesy and curdy discharge. It is less likely to cause bumps in the vagina. So pl... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
No: Usually herpes 1 doesn't reemerge as herpes 2 unless you get infected with type ii virus.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Usually not.: There are some vaginal infectionsa where main symptom is foul odor so please see a physicoian for diagnosis and treatment.
A female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Usually not.: Symptoms for both these infections are quite different.
A female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Chlamydia : Chlamydia test has become more sophisticated and accuracy is high. If the test is positive to be on safe side i would recommend you get treated asap. ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Multiple reasons: Vaginal infection is only one of many reasons for itchy and inflammed labia. There are many skin conditions can do the same. Please get it evaluated p... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
No : Not usually. Many patients' ovaries which are suppressed by bcp may take 1-3 months to achieve their normal function it doesn't mean that women can't ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Bacterial Vaginosis: A condition called bacterial vaginosis could cause fishy odor in vaginal discharge. Please be seen and get properly treated.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Implantation : Implantation bleeding occurs usually 7-10 days after conception. If your period was lighter and there is posibility of pregnancy you may want to get a... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
There : There are other conditions which may cause similar symptoms as early pregnancy. Once the pregnancy is ruled out one should look in to other issues giv... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Needs evaluation.: There may be many reasons for missing a period. It could be hormonal imbalance, stress and many more reasons.I think you should see a gynecologist for... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Occasional : Occasional variation in the cycle can happen for various reasons. However it seems like you are concerned about pregnancy due to your symptom of nause... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
R/o UTI: Please make sure you dont have what we call asymtomatic bacteriurea. See a doctor and get a urine culture first if negative then you may worry about o... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Need pregnancy test : Please do a pregnancy test to confirm. Best of luck.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Hormones: The hormonal changes before period makes vaginal enviornment more favorable for yeast to grow.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Not sure.: Complicated history. Not sure anybody can answer without proper review of your complete history and a thorough evaluation.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Depends: If it was copper incorporated iud you may have some bleeding for few days and you stop but you will get your menstrual cycle when you are due. If ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Hormone plays part.: Due to increase level of hormones right before period it changes the ph in the vagina and glucose content of the cell that makes the enviornment more ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
No it is not.: Black discharge is not considered normal. It could be normal pregnancy but please see a physician to rule out other complications of pregnancy. Better... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Some : Some patients bleed and spot for several months after putting mirena (levonorgestrel). Usually it stops by end of 6 months. So if no other symptoms be... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Dear : Dear young one, the most common lump that causes purulant dischrge like you describe is a Bartholin's gland abscess. There are other causes of vulv... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Yes and no: Feeling tired is a common symtom of early pregnancy, also mild cramps or mood swings not uncommon however horrible cramps shouldn't be ignored. Please... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Needs follow up: Could be due to several reasons. Please see a physician. It is not uncommon to have occasional spotting in early pregnancy. However could be a warning... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Depends: In certain high risk situation a baby Aspirin is prescribed. Not knowing your situation can't advise. I think you should discuss with your physician w... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Explanation: Endometrium reflects lining of the uterus. Endometriotic cyst could be referred to a cyst formation due to a condition called endometriosis. Usually... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
PMS probabally: Many women experience various symptoms 1-2 weeks before their period. Keep a diary of your symptoms and see your physician.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Other reasons: If you took all your bcp and did have a period most likely you are not pregnant. Particularly if you have negative pregnancy test too. Please see a ph... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Normal occurance.: If you stop bcp after taking for few days you experience a withdrawal bleeding from stopping bcp. So it is self inflicted occurence. Not a good idea t... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
It seems unlikely. : It will be unlikely. However if you miss your period or are concerned do a pregnancy test in 10 days to 2 weeks.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Not related: Prob your tail bone pain is not related to your yeast problem.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
I believe so: I believe you prob should be able to.
A female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Sorry : Sorry to hear there. You pain shouldn't be getting worse. If it is you need to see a physician. However the pain may last for several weeks depending ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Uterine prolapse: Uterine prolapse is caused by pelvic floor muscles weakness and weakness of the ligaments ( tissue holding the uterus in place). Fall might have made ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
It means: For female (woman) it means inability to get pregnant and for male (man) it is inability to make a female (woman) pregnant.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
It depends: It depends on the size, whether it is clear or complex. Functional cyst or hormonal cyst comes and goes cyclically in all women during their menstrual... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Continue with BCP: Bleeding you are describing could be a light period. Continue taking bcp. Don't miss any and hopefully you would start getting regular period. If not ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Ovulation?: Could be ovulation bleeding., if lasts only 24 hours and is very light. Usually in that case you get period 2 weeks later. If it is longer than that a... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Need to clarify: Was the lh surge on the 8th day from the beginning of the period? Do you mean you had positive lh surge for 8 days? Not clear. Thanks.

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Dr. Paula Denevan
Nov 27, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Dr. Trivedi is a well respected clinician and I highly recommend her.
Dr. Richard Billingham
Nov 27, 2012
Excellent skills and demeanor. Would send family members to her.
Nov 27, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Superb surgeon.
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I'm not sexually active so I don't need to worry then. thank you(:
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Smt nhl municipal medical college
Graduated 1972MD

Medical/Graduate school

NHL Municipal Medical College, Gujarat University
Graduated 1972MD

Residency

Christus Spohn Memorial Hospital Corpus Christi

Residency

University of Washington Medical Center

Residency

King Edward Memorial Hospital

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Patients' Choice Award, Vitals
Compassionate Doctor Recognition, Vitals

Affiliations

Northwest hospital and medical center
Providence st peter chem dependency center
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Publications

Rh Isoimmunization in pregnancy.
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