Dr. Tyrone Malloy

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Decatur, GA
48 years experience male

Locations

Metropolitan Atlanta Ob Gyn

Decatur, GA

Address

4201 Rainbow Drive, Decatur, GA
Directions

Fax

4045341608

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 & Gynecology

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

125 Answers
17 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Either by a pelvic exam or by an ultrasound are the most reliable methods.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: This is not common, but may be due to the relaxation of your uterus at bedrest allowing easier and greater flow, whereas activity may be causing contr... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: If this is new, then you could have some canker sores in your mouth. Your gums could also be sensitive to the spicy food unrelated to sores. It really... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Test error: Pregnancy tests aren't perfect and one can get false negatives as well as false positives. If truly negative you should come on your period, if you do... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Depends: Not enough information. It would depend upon the type of pills, the length of time, the age of the family member. Obviously the first course towards r... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Yes: Yes you can if the test is sensitive enough.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: If the bump is on the lips of the vagina it could represent a bartholins cyst or abscess. Could be an infected hair bump. If it continues to enlarge o... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Make sure your TSH levels are being monitored and you are on the proper amount of levothyroxine. Just eat a healthy diet with proportionate amounts of... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Check with your pediatrician. If the levels are low he or she will recommend the dose.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Fibroids may help the patient understand some of the problems they are experiencing with their menses if they were knowledgeable of their fibroids.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: It may increase your chances of developing them.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: If the low thyroid is causing you symptoms then replacement is necessary or another medication other than lithium needs to be prescribed that doesn't ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: This should be based upon your physicians recommendation. Usually once a day is what is recommended.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Cretinism is the condition that can result from congenital hypothyroidism. Think of it as cause and effect. Congenital hypothyroidism is the cause and... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Probably not to worry unless it is painful and continuing to grow. It could be a bartholins cyst and can be watched unless it causes you pain or disco... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: We are not sure what causes the oab but we know what can make the symptoms worse: caffeinated beverages, alcohol, and diuretics. The other medical ter... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: There are no specific symptoms associated with vit d that can be readily seen on a day to day basis. Bone health, psoriasis, diabetes, rickets, and ot... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Withdrawal bleed: You can stop the medicine if it was just to start your cycle.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Vitamin D deficiency: Vitamin d2 gets converted to the active form of vitamin d3 in your blood stream. It is ok to take either. You will still see an elevation of your vita... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Break through bleedi: It is not uncommon to have break through bleeding while on the pill. This is very common in women taking low dose pills and either skipping a day or t... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Conception date: Hard to tell for sure since i don't know how you came up with due date. If it was with ultrasound, the accuracy is plus or minus 7 days, so it would b... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Ovulation breast: At the time of ovulation there is a surge in luteinizing hormone, commonly known as lh surge. Associated with this is an increase in production of pro... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Postop vaginal pain: Since i don't know the reason for the D&C cannot give you a complete answer. Don't know if your pain was a one time event or continuous. Postop vagina... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See detailed answer: If you feel your periods are irregular and you are currently concerned about being pregnant then you should take one now. If you are regular, then the... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Not normal: This is excessive but not totally abnormal. Depends upon your immune system and the exact cause of the canker sores.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: There is no specific length of time and she may never get ill while carrying a fetal demise.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: There may be some herbs, but I am not familiar with them.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: If the trauma of the pulling is extremely excessive then there could be some danger of damage to the testes or vas deferens, structures within the sac... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Yes: Usually strenuous exercising decreases cycles, but it seems as though you will need hormonal manipulation to alter your cycles. If you have just begun... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Could be in menopause. Average age is 49-50. Obtain a fsh blood test by your gynecologist to confirm. If not then you may be simply having amenorrhea ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Do: Do not consider menopause a disease. It is a natural change and phase in a woman's life.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
33 weeks and crampin: You need to contact your OB right away. It may be the normal discharge of pregnancy or it could represent urine. The most important thing that you can... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Possible causes: If this is the very first time, then it may be nothing related to gyn. If not then it could be endometriosis on the right tube or ovary. There could b... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: It could be several things. If your period was normal and flowed like it has in the past it is conceivable that you have had a miscarriage. However, y... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Not uncommon: This happens often but needs to be monitored. Even though you are taking your pills the prescribed manner, some women will have break through bleeding... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Dysfunctional: We call this dysfunctional uterine bleeding, which means, "your hormones are out of whack." this is a very common phenomena but does not mean that you... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Ovulatory bleed: It is possible that you had ovulatory bleeding since it was just after your ovulation. You could just be having dysfunctional uterine bleeding. Would ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: You can use a fine razor like the one to remove nose and ear hairs or a depilatory.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: She may have varicosities in one of the lips. This is especially seen after childbirth. Sometimes this just occurs with age and has no true disease ch... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Most of the time doctors cannot determine the cause of fetal death. Occasionally if genetic studies are performed on the fetal tissue we may be able t... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Well, physiologically this can happen with aging and this is called vaginal atrophy. As estrogen levels are depleted in your system the walls become t... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: The body absorbs calcium better with adequate vitamin d administration.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: If a person doesn't ovulate it is possible to miss periods and not be pregnant. Obtain a blood pregnancy test if worried.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Need more info. If it is recent it could represent some form of inflammation or even a slight tear in the skin if it followed intercourse. I would nee... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: It means the lining inside of your uterus continued to growth despite not having your cycle. When this happens your cycle will usually be heavier than... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Requires follow up: This may be correct but i would still obtain a pregnancy test within a few weeks to make sure.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Irregularity ok: There are several reasons why a woman can have irregular cycles. A lot depends upon her age, but this is not considered a serious problem. Consult wit... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Perinatologist: If you have oligohydramnios (low amniotic fluid) then your obstetrician should refer you to a specialist of high risk pregnancies. In the meantime bed... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
Yes: Obesity can cause an increase in estrogen production which can cause stimulation of the lining of the uterus which can cause bleeding. This is not com... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tyrone Malloy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 years experience
See below: Would need more info. Do the bumps hurt, any burning? Has this ever happened before? Condoms or no condoms.
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Testimonials
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Apr 9, 2013
I have been seeing Dr. Malloy for over 20yrs and have always been VERY pleased. There's no long waiting period when you arrive for an appointment. He allows you to ask questions during and after your ...Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Malloy is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Malloy is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thanks doc! She did ultrasound and there aren't tissues changes, only lipid tissue grow. but now this last month it seems to feel something
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! My endo actually is making adjustments just now. Thanks again doc
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Thank you very much doctor. I was so worried after 9mths fibroid opt.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
Graduated 1975MD

Residency

Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Awards

Top Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Third Place, Georgia - Winter
2013
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