Dr. Raksha Trivedi
Obstetrics and Gynecology
49 years experience female
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.
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Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gujarati, Hindi, Urdu
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A 50-year-old member asked:
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 existing problem get noticed. The process usually starts with childbirth but long term heavy lifting, straining, inherent tissue weakness, menopause and aging are other factors that either can cause or contribute in development of this issue.
A 35-year-old female asked:
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 it is hormone incorporated iud like Mirena (levonorgestrel) you bleed few days from removal of iud (3-5) days but then you have hormone withdrwal bleeding for few days after iud removal which may last fdor 3-5 days.
A 21-year-old female asked:
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 please be seen.
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Education & Training
Smt nhl municipal medical college
NHL Municipal Medical College, Gujarat University
Christus Spohn Memorial Hospital Corpus Christi
University of Washington Medical Center
King Edward Memorial Hospital
Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Patients' Choice Award, Vitals
Compassionate Doctor Recognition, Vitals
Northwest hospital and medical center
Providence st peter chem dependency center
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists