Dr. Matthew Wilson

Obstetrics and Gynecology
West Jordan, UT
15 years experience male

Locations

Riverton Obstetrics and Gynecology

Riverton, UT

Address

12391 S 4000 W #102, Riverton, UT
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My office hours

Thursday: Closed
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Riverton Obstetrics and Gynecology

West Jordan, UT

About

Bio

I attended medical school at Penn State University. I completed residency training at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. I now practice at Granger Medical Obstetrics Gynecology in West Jordan, UT. I enjoy playing sports, hiking, and spending time with my wife and 2 sons.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

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872 Answers
431 Agrees
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: Depends on what caused the chronic cervicitis. Often this is caused by an infection. Long term or under-treated bacterial cervicitis is associated w... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Acetaminophen: Is the safest pain medication in pregnancy. Often sore throats are due to post-nasal drip. You can use saline nasal spray to clear out the mucus. M... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Genetics: Familial tendency, obesity, hormone use, having few or no pregnancies, not breastfeeding, lack of exercise, alcohol use are among the more common risk... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: These are good questions for your oncologist. If you're referring to high dose chemotherapy, most people are able to take only 1/2 to 2 days away fro... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Many possibilities: Most breast lumps are benign. Fibroadenoma, breast cyst, infection, fibrocystic change are among the most common benign types.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Bacterial Vaginosis: Perhaps that's what you mean? It's a change in the normal bacteria in the vagina, but not an infection in the traditional sense. The usual symptoms ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No: Sex does not cause ovarian cancer. Contraceptive methods that suppress ovulation are protective against epithelial ovarian cancer.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No: At this point if your milk supply is adequate, i would expect it to remain so until you're ready to start weaning. Your period alone will not decreas... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Many possibilities: Pain after sex, but not during, has a good prognosis, and will probably resolve on its own.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Not really: If you have contracted a sexually transmitted disease from one partner, that the other does not share, that would be rather condemning, but aside from... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
See a doctor: If you have not had period for 7 months, i would lean toward trusting the 2 negative tests, rather than the positive, but your doctor can help you dis... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
See a doctor: Cyst, fibroadenoma, cancer, carcinoma in situ, lymp nodes, engorged milk ducts, just to name a few.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Varied: Whether you ovulate is not a matter of chance, but rather a factor of how well your ovaries respond to the clomiphene. If you have pcos, the combinat... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
BV or Yeast: Bv or yeast are the two most likely diagnoses. Contact dermatitis is also a possibility. There are specific tests to figure out what is bothering yo... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No: A UTI will not delay your period, but hormonal abnormalities and pregnancy are among the reasons for your period to be late. If your preiod doesn't c... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Irregularperiods: Pregnancy is one reason you could be late, but there are others. You may not be ovulating. If you're trying to conceive quickly, you may want to s... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Can be normal: Menstrual cramps are normal, and every woman has a different pain tolerance. Endometriosis, adenomyosis, uterine mass (like fibroid), are occasionall... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Still susceptible: Harmful exposures to toxoplasmosis are very rare. Notwithstanding the odds in your favor, the best thing to do is avoid cat feces--even if you've had... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
HPV: The two vaccines available only are effective at protecting from the subtypes most commonly associated with cervical cancer. They are fda approved fo... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Can or should?: Your iron levels can potentially get very low if you're actively losing iron (such as ongoing bleeding). Perhaps you are asking how low they should b... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: Leg and thigh pain after vaginal surgery could be due to positioning during your procedure. Nerves in the leg can become strained, inflamed, or even ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
None: If you've had a vaginal delivery you should be up out of bed as much as you are able.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No: It can take several months before you resume normal cycles after using Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone). Nevertheless, do not rely on this ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: Bleeding for 1 day--even if heavy--is not typically a menses, but rather bleeding from other causes, such as break-through bleeding, pregnancy, infect... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Possibly: Could be normal, depending on whether you're using any hormonal contraception or period regulation. It also could be break-through bleeding, which ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Hormones: Daily bleeding after miscarriage can be due to retained products of conception, which should be ruled out. If clinical suspicion is low then hormones... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: Depending on your techniques, sexual relations can be quite a work-out--especially for the legs. Pain and weakness is common 24 hours after a work-ou... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Injury?: Depends on your medical history but it could be something transient that will go away on its own. But if you're getting worse or developing new sympt... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Probably normal: If your discomfort doesn't go away within a day or two, you should be seen for injury or infection.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: Check a pregnancy test if your period doesn't come soon.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Days 10-17: I tell my patients that if you're ovulating regularly the most fertile days are 10-17 of your cycle. Day 1 is the first day of full flow of your peri... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: While this topic is not well-studied, I do not recommend anything that's going to vibrate heavily through your abdomen/uterus. However if the vibrati... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Not normal: If it's really "bloody skin, " this is not normal. Sometimes blood that has sat around in the uterus before getting expelled can take on a tissue-lik... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Ask the provider: Obstetricians cannot be expected to know every single alternative therapy that pregnant women might consider. Instead, it is the duty of the speciali... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No: Neither you nor your partner should feel the paragard during sex.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: The answer to your question is yes, you are 28 years old. Absence of premenstrual symptoms before a period may be normal, but it could also mean yo... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Many possibilities: Pregnancy is the most common cause of a missed period, but there are lots of others. Usually anovulation due to pcos, thyroid disorders, high prolact... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: If you're less than 30 days from your last period then it could be it's too early for your urine pregnancy test to be positive. Recheck again in a fe... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: While poppy seeds can turn a urine drug screen positive, I am not aware of any reports of it causing people to have drug-like effects.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Not likely: Typically this is treated with some sort of drainage and/or antibiotics. If by "defloration" you mean the hymen getting disrupted or broken, then it ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
See a doctor: Usually frequent intermenstrual bleeding while on bcp is due to low estrogen levels. This can be fixed by changing the pill you're on. There are oth... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Not likely: I would never tell anyone that pregnancy is impossible, unless they're completely abstinent. Nevertheless, a withdrawl bleed should not occur if ther... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Muscle strain: Most likely is intercostal muscle strain. Your liver, however, is near that area, so it depends on what other symptoms your are having. If it is ten... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Not likely: Urine pregnancy tests are accurate, if not too early. You might want to recheck, but there are lots of potential reasons for your concerns.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: It depends on what is the cause. If you have eliminated the cause of your thinned vaginal skin and you are producing normal amounts of natural hormon... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: Could be either of those, or neither. It depends on when was your last period, and whether you have used a home pregnancy test.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Unlikely: Bleeding throughout pregnancy is not common, and can be a sign of various impending problems. Occasionally it will persist until term and the patient... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Can be normal: The normal range of length of the menstrual cycle is 25-35 days. I would consider this normal if this period came with all the typical accompanying s... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: Pregnancy is a possibility--especially if you're late for your period. Use a pregnancy test. If you're pregnant now, there's nothing to do to "avoid... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: A little intermenstrual bleeding can be due to hormonal contraception, irregular hormonal cycles, anatomic causes, or may be normal. Whether it is re... Read More
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Aug 18, 2014
Quick and timely response!!! As a twice pregnant mom the medical advice he provided was very helpful! Thanks, Dr. Wilson
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Wilson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wilson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Wish I could check all of the boxes. I've been worrying a ton lately.. I appreciate the answer. Wish I could describe what happened better. Thanks.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I was told not too long ago after some blood work that I have inflammation....of what I thought?! My pinky toe, my elbows...what?? :-)
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Thanks for your quick reply! I took an ovulation kit and it detected the lh surge. But i really want to know if i couls of got pg? The egg white was 1 wk b4 period. Help

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, PA
Graduated 2008MD

Residency

GOOD SAMARITAN MEDICAL CENTER

Awards

Perinatal Resident of the Year
Top Doctor, Second Place, Utah - Winter
2013
Most Influential, Third Place, Utah - Winter
2013

Affiliations

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
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