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Dr. David Barrere

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cincinnati, OH
10 years experience male

Locations

Cincinnati Center for Hormonal Pellet Therapy

Cincinnati, OH

Address

2123 Auburn Ave., Suite 434, Cincinnati, OH
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Practice website

The Ob/Gyn Group and The Cincinnati Center for Hormonal Pellet Therapy

Cincinnati, OH

The Ob/Gyn Group and The Cincinnati Center for Hormonal Pellet Therapy

Cincinnati, OH

About

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: Ohio

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

258 Answers
30 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes, if taking pills: If you are on the pill form of Metronidazole then you can use tampons.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Sounds very normal: You can see an impressive change in cervical mucous right around the time of ovulation. It is completely normal. People who do natural family... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes: No form of contraception is 100% effective.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Hard to say for sure: Never ever assume a lingering pain in your chest is nothing concerning. While this could be nothing more than musculoskeletal pain, it could repr... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Repeat test in 1wk: Your period may just be off this month - so many things can contribute to an abnormal cycle (stress, other medications, etc.) if you don't want to... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes: Yes, although not a likely as sexually spreading the infection.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Not necessarily: It's possible that you had a placenta previa early in pregnancy (this is common). As the uterus grows during the course of pregnancy, the placenta ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Not at all: In most cases, endometriosis must be seen either by a laparoscopy or laparotomy. Hysteroscopy gives a view within the uterus only and endometrio... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: Ringworm is a skin yeast, not a worm. If you mean pinworm they typically in the intestine and around the rectum.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes: Sperm must be present in the fallopian tube for conception to occur. As such, sperm must be present prior to ovulation so that they have time to mak... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Fine: Provided that you haven't had any post-operative complications such as a wound infection of wound dehiscence, it would be alright to take a short bath... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Perhaps: Sounds like you took Plan B correctly. But, even taken correctly it is only 85% successful in preventing an unwanted pregnancy.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Impossible to say: The return of ovulation after discontinuing Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is hard to predict - typically it's longer to return the more injection... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Wait.......: It's best to wait until after you have had your first period after the procedure to make sure there are no problems such as retained tissue that could... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Gastroenteritis: Usually diarrhea isn't a sign of premature labor. If you have predictable pains and/or vaginal bleeding or pressure, you should be examined imme... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Doubtful: If you take your pill correctly and consistently, taking Amoxicillin will not interfere with your pill at all.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes: The cervix has to have a chance to heal and some bleeding and cramping are normal. Under no circumstances should you have anything in your vagina (... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: Fibroids are solid tissue and therefore cannot rupture. They can outgrow their blood supply and this can cause crampy pain. Cysts can rupture and t... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: You can still have a positive home urine pregnancy test. Blood pregnancy tests are more accurate and can be done earlier.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
20% chance per month: Even in the best of circumstances, the rate of pregnancy per month in only about 20%. If you are having monthly cycles, this is a good indicator... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Maybe: Endometrial biopsies following an ablation can be difficult, if not impossible sometimes. In your case, it sounds like your doctor got enough tiss... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: I am making as assumption as i answer this question. Feel free to clarify if my assumption is wrong. My assumption - you are presently on the... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Prescription: You would need a doctor's prescription for antibiotics to treat bv. Typically, there is no typically preventive measure that you can do to stop a r... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes: There is no reason that you can't take a birth control bill and iron at the same time.
A female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: Without having an exam, it would be difficult to know for sure. However, it almost sounds like hand, foot, and mouth disease, a common illness cau... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Shyness: Shyness is not uncommon and blushing goes along with it. Many people who are shy grow out of it in time.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Mittleschmerz: Midcycle ovulatory pain is called mittleschmerz. The growth of the follicle containing the egg and its subsequent rupture can lead to irritation ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Probably unnecessary: Heavy periods are very normal for young women. A visit to the gynecologist to discuss strategies of control your blood flow would be best. If ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See your doctor: These could be skin tags, but it is also possible to have venereal warts (condyloma) that are similar in appearance. They have to be seen to be su... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Very common: A lot of women have variability to their cycles. If you don't ovulate on a predictable, consistent fashion, then your periods can be all over the ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: They are both good options with different advantages: copper t - smaller diameter for easier insertion, no hormone, lasts for 10 years mirena - ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: It's normal to have some fluctuations to any electrolyte, within reason. If it's drastic, then it's best to notify the doctor caring for him and t... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: The morning after pill disrupts the lining of the uterus to help prevent embryo implantation. This can lead to irregular bleeding for the remainde... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Possibly: Seems early for cravings, but i never say never.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes: There isn't a certain amount of blood that you have to lose with your period - the lighter the better. If you're on birth control pills, you often... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Possibly: Hcg is produced after fertilization. There is a "threshold" where a pregnancy test becomes positive. Most pregnancy tests state that they can ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Suggestions: Sounds like you have hyperemesis. If the situation doesn't improve your doctor will want to check some bloodwork (thyroid in particular) and possib... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Yes: Keep taking your pill. The first couple months are a "breaking in period". The longer you are on the pill, the more things will stabilize.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Nope: Donating blood or blood plasma really doesn't effect the events leading to a period.
A female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Perhaps: It all depends on why the pt is prolonged and what the inr level is. Depending upon the medical reason why you are on anticoagulants, the procedur... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Probably ligaments: In the absence of any bleeding, your symptoms are most commonly associated with ligament stretching. As your uterus begins to grow, the supportive,... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Crystal ball: Unfortunately, it is impossible to know. In favorable conditions where the patient is 2 or more cm dilated, there is a better chance. But, if ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Taking correctly?: Make sure you are following the directions for your steriod taper to the letter. Do not vary this in any way, shape or form because it can cause pr... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
See below: You may want to try major teaching hospitals (nw, cook co., rush, etc.) to see if they have a dermatology clinic. Residents specializing in dermat... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
35 days after period: I usually tell my patients trying to conceive that they should take a pregnancy test 35 days after the first day of their last period (so this would b... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Every month: With only one ovary, your ovulation will only come from that side and it should occur monthly. Having 2 ovaries doesn't mean that you alternate f... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
8-10%: I have read ranges from 5 up to 10 percent, but most of the literature I have read says around 8+%.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Probably OK: As long as your incisions look like they are still closed, then you are fine. There will be some deep bruising inside that you may not see that can... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Depends: It really depends on how much time you have to prepare to postpone a period. It works best if you can start taking a pill during the cycle prior to... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Barrere is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Barrere is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! My doctor told me that it was benign..without biopsy done ..but i want to make sure..It discomfort me more ..can I go biopsy? thanks alot.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for the reply! I am currently on Prozac, and have been for a while. As far as ovulation blocking goes do you mean birth control?
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Thanks im trying to conceive but because my bmi is 37 n diabetes which I'm trying loose weight would they prescribe me clomid or pervora?

Awards

Top Doctor, First Place, Cincinnati, OH - Winter
2013
Top Obstetrician and Gynecologist, First Place, Ohio - Winter
2013
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