Dr. Jamal Mourad

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mesa, AZ
28 years experience male

About

Bio

State of the art minimally invasive approach to surgical care.

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

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

81 Answers
115 Agrees
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Yes.: Laparoscopic myomectomy requires a certain skill set with the laparoscope. It could be very rewarding when done appropriately and a lot less invasive... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Avoid taking Aspirin or similar products for ten days before your injection to avoid bruising
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Not normal: Endometrial ablations are great procedures for women that have heavy menses in the abscence of other diagnosis. Some bleeding and some cramping is exp... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Maintain a healthy life style with plenty of exercise and appropriate weight management.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Wait!: Ovulation usually happens mid cycle. You would be able to detect an early pregnancy about 14 days after you ovulated.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
CONTROVERSY: Some rei drs recommend anticoagulation therapy anywhere from a baby Aspirin daily tpo Lovenox (enoxaparin) or Heparin injection until you deliver. Als... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Probably not...: What you are feeling in your cervix is probably what we call nabothian cysts. These are benign and common. But since we can't be certain as to what yo... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Have it checked.: Fibroids usually dont grow much in the menopausal years, in fact they are supposed tostop growing and in some instances they might even shrink a littl... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Don't worry !: Removing an iud is usually very straight forward and much easier then inserting it. It might cramp for a few minutes.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: 40 kegels a day keep the gynecologist away !
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Very accurate !: First trimester ultrasound is a very reliable tool for dating pregnancies.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Yes!: While its ok to take vitamins at night without food. It's important to remember that certain vitamins are far soluble. That means that they will not b... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Courtesy, respect: Your visit with your gynecologist should be thorough, open and comprehensive . Address health issues, health prevention. Discuss breast health. Uterin... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Start with Vitamins.: If you are healthy without any chronnic conditions that require medical care, start out with ensuring you consume enough Folic Acid (at least 400 micr... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Be transparent with your partners, use protection and ask your doctor about antiviral medication.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
4-6 weeks: It varies from person to person. Generally, it takes 4-6 weeks for your cycles to return to normal after a miscarriage. Occasionally, products of conc... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Growing pains !: As the baby grows, the uterus grows and expands to allow for appropriate growth and development of the baby. The uterus is a muscular organ that cont... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
It varies: Every person and situation is a little different. Initially you will see a very dramatic and rapid drop in HCG levels, then there is a plateau effect ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: If prescribed an antibiotic, complete the full course even if you feel better.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Discuss your concerns or any symptoms you may have: hot flashes, libido problems, irritability, etc.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Not normal!: Bleeding for two weeks is not normal. If your cycles return normal next month it may be a fluke, however, if the pattern persists you should get check... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Yes: A myomectomy is simply removing a fibroid from the uterus or cervix. It should not greatly interfere with your ovulatory patterns. So, within 4-6 week... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Stomach ulcers: First you need to determine what type of headaches that you might be experiencing. To continue to use excedrin on a daily schedule, may lead to many o... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: "40 kegels a day keep the gynecologist away" . Pelvic floor exercise helps prevent incontinence!
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Very unlikely.: Most women ovulate mid cycle (approximately 14 days after you start your period). However, there is a lot of variation from one person to another and... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Not likely: It's unlikely that one dose of Methotrexate will lead to a significant change in your immune response to cause an infection. More importantly, if you... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Be patient.: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) can last in your system for up to 18 months. Make sure to use alternative methods of protection because although y... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Pretty good.: If your tube did not look bad and your surgeon was able to save it, it's possible to have a normal pregnancy. However, if you had one ectopic you are... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Yes.: Some pediatric surgeons and gynecologist perform this procedure alike.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Try da Vinci surgery.com: It really depends on what you're looking for and whether it's abdominal, orthopedic or cardiothoracic surgeon. The da vinci surgery website will provi... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
No!: Robotic technology is simply a tool that allows the surgeon to have better visualization and dexterity when performing minimally invasive surgery. Th... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Not necessarily .: Vaginal burning and itching are more likely to be related to a vaginal infection like "yeast". If you are having problems when urinating such as a bur... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Yes: Besides the many deleterious effects that smoking cigarettes can cause to your health, the nicotine in cigarettes can lead to decreased motility of th... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
It should be ok !: Although not a guarantee, a rise of 90% is reassuring. There should be a rise of at least 70% in 48 hours.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Women that take the pill for ten years or longer have a much lower chance of having ovarian cancer.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
No !: For your safety and safety of your partners, before engaging in sexual activity , both you and your partner(s) should complete the antibiotic treatmen... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Unfortunately yes.: Although the vast majority if miscarriages happen prior to 12 weeks gestation, some do occur later on in the pregnancy.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Your urine should look clear. Dark, tea colored urine is a sign of dehydration or infection.
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Yes.: There might be no difference in the chemical component (estradiol), however, vivelle dot provides a better matrix for a more dependable and reliable d... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Abnormal Bleeding.: Bleeding for 14 consecutive days is not normal. It may be related to hormones, medications, cysts, fibroids or polyps. You need to visit with your g... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Menopause is the beginning of something new. Embrace it, don't fight it!
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Yes!: The essure coils are placed inside the fallopian tubes through direct visualization with a camera called a hysteroscope. Using a tampon appropriately ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Try to avoid multiple surgical procedures. Suppress early and often.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
It's risky.: An abortion is risky at any time! it can be done surgically or medically. Both have their pros and cons. The best option always is to try to avoid a... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Possible!: Some general obgyns may be able to perform these procedures, but in most circumstances a specialist in infertility (rei) will be most qualified.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Depends .: A tilted cervix could just be a normal anatomical variant. Sometimes it can also be associated with endometriosis. It can also be related to the prese... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Probably ok: If you take the pill daily without skipping, it's unlikely that you are pregnant. If you have a tendency to skip a day or two, you might be risking ge... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
It depends : Some doctors and patients use these terms interchangeably .Here is a summary to try to clarify. A partial hysterectomy should refer to wether you keep... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: If you have a fever or back pain, you should see your doctor.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
28 years experience
Ignore: Practice makes perfect! the most fertile day if the month is usually 14 days before your period.
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Mourad is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mourad is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks, but what should I do if my Dr. Don't want to remove the ibroids,? he wants to remove my pelvis instead , its less costly that way.
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This saved my life. Thank You! Thank you! I was very concerned because I am too young to be doing this and I need to stop. Thanks again
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Thank you, I had a coposyhy did in 2003 after I had my son and they thought I was a cyst but that was on my ovary. I don't know

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Institute of Technology New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY
Graduated 1995MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Third Place, Mesa, AZ - Winter
2013
Most Influential, Second Place, Mesa, AZ - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, First Place, Mesa, AZ - Winter
2013
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