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Dr. Jamal Mourad

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mesa, AZ
27 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 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Discuss your concerns or any symptoms you may have: hot flashes, libido problems, irritability, etc.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Wait!: Ovulation usually happens mid cycle. You would be able to detect an early pregnancy about 14 days after you ovulated.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Avoid taking Aspirin or similar products for ten days before your injection to avoid bruising
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: 40 kegels a day keep the gynecologist away !
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Be transparent with your partners, use protection and ask your doctor about antiviral medication.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Maintain a healthy life style with plenty of exercise and appropriate weight management.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: If prescribed an antibiotic, complete the full course even if you feel better.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Very accurate !: First trimester ultrasound is a very reliable tool for dating pregnancies.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Yes!: Laparoscopy is done under general anesthesia. Co2 gas is used to insuflate the abdomen and it would be very uncomfortable to do this type of surgery ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Several options: Depending on the degree of prolapse and how symptomatic you are. Treatment options range from pessary insertion to surgical management. Surgical proce... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Get checked.: If you have a Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud it's normalnot to have a period for up to 5 years. If you can't feel the strings make sure to see your dr a... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Change positions : Changing positions is the first step. However, if pain persists it could be indicative of something more serious. Conditions like endometriosis, fibro... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Not really.: Unfortunately, there is no such pill. If the myomas as very large and causing symptoms surgery may be indicated. If they are stable and not causing pr... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
This is likely BV: Bacterial vaginosis is a shift in vaginal flora that may change your normal ph and allow bacteria to grow in the vaginal canal. Now, this, most of th... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Yes: Its possible to get an early negative home pregnancy test. You hormone levels usually double every 48 hours at first. So, if you are patient and can ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
It depends.: Occasional cycle abnormalities are not concerning, but if the pattern persists you may want to visit with your obgyn. This can sometimes be due to an... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Use cranberry extract or cranberry tablets to avoid utis.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Unlikely : Clomid (clomiphene) works very well to induce ovulation in pcos patients. You are likely pregnant. Do a blood test to confirm . Congratulations !
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Get it checked: Bleeding after sex is referred to as postcoital bleeding. This can happen due to many different reasons. More commonly, there might be some minor infl... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Abnormal cells.: Atypical vessels is a common term used in colposcopy evaluation of pap smear abnormalities. The presence of atypical vessels may be related to pre-ca... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
NO UNPROTECTED SEX!: Well, the most certain, bullet proof way to be 100 % certain you wont get pregnant is not to have sex for 1 year. Having said that, that usually doens... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
It's advisable: It depends on what the reason for your hysterectomy was. Generally speaking, if you are hpv negative and your pap smears have always been negative, y... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Decrease the amount of simple carbs and increase the amount if protein and fiber in your diet.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: When dealing with vaginitis or any vaginal discharge, douching may make it worse. Do not douche!
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Miscarriages are very common. Generally not related to what you've done or didn't do. It happens.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Botox !: This us not an uncommon problem. Many men and women experience excessive sweating that significantly affects their quality of life. Many medicinal an... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Patience!: This early in the pregnancy it's often difficult to be certain. Cramping and mild bleeding is not uncommon in early pregnancyblood tests and ultrasoun... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Many benefits: Robotic surgery has allowed many more surgeons to offer a minimally invasive approach to their surgical patients. This is in part due to better resolu... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Removal of fibroid: Laparoscopic myomectomy refers to a minimally invasive approach to removal of fibroids and uterine preservation. Generally it requires 3-4 small incis... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
It depends.: Vaginal discharge can be due to many different things. Sometimes it's normal to have a little but if discharge if no other symptoms. Constant discharg... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
It varies .: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is a medication that works for long periods of time because it has the capacity to store itself in our bodies. When... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Call your Dr: If you are having unprotected sex, you may be pregnant even if you are using depoprovera shots. It's important to make sure that you are not pregnant ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 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
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Ovarian suppression with birth control pills and or Lupron (leuprolide) is very helpful in preventing progression.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: Do get informed about hormone replacement therapy. Don't take hormones without discussing w/ doctor.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamal Mourad
27 years experience
Ignore: If you have a fever or back pain, you should see your doctor.

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HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Mourad is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mourad is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
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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