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Dr. Richard Wallner

Gynecology
DeSoto, TX
42 years experience male

Locations

Office

DeSoto, TX

Address

2715 Bolton Boone, DeSoto, TX
Directions

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Amerigroup

Cigna

United HealthCare Insurance Company

Richard L. Wallner MD

DeSoto, TX

About

Bio

Travel,golf, and Longhorn football.

Specialties
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Gynecology

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175 Answers
15 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A member asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Calspect?: You should follow up with your doctor not only concerning the missed period, but to find out what you are taking and why.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Prior: Home tests may be positive as soon as one week after conception, not one day.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
It can be.. : A normal variation. I am always concerned about pregnancy when patients have abnormal bleeding. Check a test.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
See detailed answer: This is likely unscheduled bleeding from the pill, but any abnormal bleeding could be from something amiss, such as pregnancy , infection, or somethi... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Could be, but...: Pregnancy, infection, or several hormonal issues could be in play. Check with your doctor.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Use a hair...: Remover instead of shaving.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Take at night...: Take your pills at night with a Benadryl (diphenhydramine) tab to avoid nausea and dizziness. Unschedueled bleeding is another minor side effect, and... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Probably not....: ...Related. Itching usually from an irritant such as soap etc. Urine likely concentrated due to inadequate fluid intake. However dark urine can m... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Likely: Likely, but condoms will back you up. The first week of pills are very important in preventing ovulation
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
No : Use something that is water soluble-like KY jelly.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Ovulation....: ..Or passing of the egg can be irregular in young women. Cramps often occur in ovulatory cycles. If she is experiencing pain unrelieved by Ibuprofe... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Go to L&D: Any unusual symptom should be evaluated at this stage of pregnancy.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Yes: Both are not a good thing for your baby.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Treat your symptoms,: And repeat a test in about one week. Perhaps only an abnormal cycle.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Make sure...: ..You are not pregnant by doing a home test. Your dr can evaluate you for other causes of missed periods.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
See details: An abnormal cycle, infection, or pregnancy are the most common of several things causing this problem.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
With protection: Even though you are not breaking out, you may be shedding virus from your mouth at any given time and be infective. Use of a dental dam or other such... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Maybe: Bacterial vaginosis is very common and due to a decrease in vaginal acidity from menses or semen, both of which are alkaline compared to the normally ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
See your Dr.: At 44 you are likely a candidate for a permanent solution such as surgery or artery embolization. See your gyn doc.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
On or in?: A sonogram report often reports fluid in the cervix or uterus, often representing blood.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Yes and no: Likely the slimming tablets will not interfere with the birth control, but slimming pills usually are no help in the long run.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Normal: Menstrual cycles average 28 days. Regular means your cycles are of normal length. 21 to 35 days are considered normal, but variations may occur.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Early pregnancy loss: ...Is a possibility, but an abnormal cycle is more likely. Do a home test, if positive, see your doctor. Otherwise use Ibuprofen for cramps. Should... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
B vag or..: Bacterial vaginosis is associated with a gray discharge and fishy odor and is the result of a drop in vaginal acidity.. This can occur from menses, d... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
In next few....: ...Days if you have a yeast infection and not just irritation. Try some 1% Hydrocortisone cream and see if that helps symptoms.
A male asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
You need an exam: Chemical irritation from soaps etc., infection, or trauma could be causes. An exam would help solve your problem. You can use 1% Hydrocortisone crem... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
No,but...: No, but you are likely perfectly normal. Without doing an exam it is hard to say if you have a problem. I would suggest you see a gyn.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Incisional bleeding.: Likely light flow from incision. Use a 4x4 sponge to put pressure on the site. Remember surgeons always like to know if their patient is having pro... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Ovulation: Likely you ovulated, as within hours of ovulation the cervical mucous goes from thin and watery to thick.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Often caused by the.: ......Pill. Can be related to infection. Check with your doctor.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Yeast infection: "shows yeast "means it has grown in a culture and represents an infection. Treatment may be necessary.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Yes: Mucous is thin and watery before ovulation, and somewhat thick and viscous soon after ovulation.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Likely not pregnant: You had unprotected sex late in your cycle, which seems to be abnormal this month, and are likely not pregnant. Repeat the test now. Next time cons... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
No: If your period is about five days, you had sex on cycle day 7. In a 28 day cycle ovulation usually occurs on day 14. Cycle day 24 is a good day to t... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
See detailed answer: A wet mount is a microscopic slide preparation of saline and vaginal discharge examined to detect infection.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Need more info: This could be normal if you are on the pill as there is little lining to shed, and therefore light menses. There are other conditions or hormonal fac... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Breast pain ...: ...Common near menses. If it persists or you feel a mass, see your gyn.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Breast tissue: Many women have breast tissue which extends to their axillary areas (tail of spence) and experience such discomfort. Use analgesics such as Ibuprofen... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
You need exam: Asthma, heart problems, or infection may be the cause. You need to see your doctor.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Do a home hcg...: If negative, call your doctor for meds to have period. Alternatively wait, as menses should soon resume. Continue vitamins fo the extra frolic acid... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
If preg. test neg.: ...Then issues with your thyroid, pituitary gland, and ovaries need to be evaluated by your doctor.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Not usually..: ...A problem, but problems with your thyroid and pituitary glands should be ruled out.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Yes: Take a home test and be examined soon if positive. Pain is a concern.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: Bleeding after sex is abnormal and may represent an infection, pill related bleeding, pregnancy, or a problem with your uterus or cervix. See your do... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Abnormal cycle: Although infection, pregnancy, or other pelvic issues could be responsible, the hallmark of pcos is anovulation (failure to pass an egg each cycle) a... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
See MD: Many things could be going on, some serious . See your gyn asap.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
See your doctor: Soak in the tub and take pain reliever now. Avoid intercourse and see your doctor asap to rule out infection.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Wallner
Gynecology 42 years experience
Yes: There is a plentiful blood supply to the genital area, and tears here can cause significant bleeding. All abnormal bleeding, if significant, should b... Read More

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Dr. Wallner is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower2
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Dr. Wallner is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wallner is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you so much for your time to read and answer my question I'm glad you became a doctor to help people in my eyes doctors are Hero's
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks Dr. For your openion. Yes ofcourse my wife is not taking any medication on her own. Regularly We are maintaing our obs appointment.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Late period tubal @ 22. Now experiencing brown discharge, back pains, nausea (new sympt) and relentless stomach ache. Appt 17th!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, TX
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

METHODIST DALLAS MEDICAL CENTER

Awards

President Southwestern Gynecological Assembly
Top Gynecologist, First Place, Texas - Winter
2013
Top Gynecologist, Second Place, Texas - Summer
2013

Affiliations

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
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