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Dr. Devin Namaky

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cincinnati, OH
15 years experience male

Locations

Good Samaritan Free Health Center of Price Hill

Cincinnati, OH

Address

3301 Warsaw Ave, Cincinnati, OH
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My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 4:00am
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Practice website

Bethesda North Hospital Ob/Gyn Clinic

Cincinnati, OH

Bethesda North Ob / Gyn at Bethesda North Hospital

Cincinnati, OH

Good Samaritan Free Health Center of Price Hill

Cincinnati, OH

Faculty Medical Center at Good Samaritan Hospital

Cincinnati, OH

Faculty Medical Center

Cincinnati, OH

About

Bio

Devin Namaky, MD, FACOG, is a faculty member for the TriHealth Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Training Program. Dr. Namaky is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at TriHealth. During residency, he was the Education Chief Resident, was a recipient of the 2011 RTF Schmidt Award for “Best All-around Resident,” and also received the 2010 Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Award from the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. In 2014, he was awarded the Excellence in Teaching Award from the Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), currently serving as the ACOG District V Young Physician. Dr. Namaky attended the ACOG Robert C. Cefalo National Leadership Institute. He is also a member of the ACOG Ohio Advisory Council, and serves on the Ohio Maternal and Newborn Advisory Council for the Ohio Department of Health, as well as the Pregnancy Associated Mortality Review Board for the State of Ohio.

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Gastroenteritis: Gastroenteritis is most likely. It is usually caused by a virus and will usually run its course. Norovirus is common and there are crypto outbreaks al... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: Yes depending on the organism.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No. : Do not make yourself throw up. Call your obstetrician.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Pleurisy: This pain comes from the layers surrounding the lung. It can be caused by many things, including respiratory infections. If it persists, see a physici... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Ovulation: One of the ways birth control (oral contraceptives and some other forms) works is by suppressing ovulation. Now that you are off birth control, you ma... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Pregnancy possible: You may have a false negative test. Repeat the test in a week.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Uncertainty : Nothing is totally accurate. In the first trimester the ultrasound can be off a week in either direction. And not every cycle has the same number of f... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No problem: The only vitamin that could possibly pose harm would be vitamin a. And you would have to consistently take two much early in pregnancy. There is likel... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: This depends on the extent of the infection, and the treatment used. It can take a few days to weeks. Usually it can be eliminated in a couple days.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: This depends on gestational age. Early in pregnancy this can be from miscarriage. Later in pregnancy it can be from placental problems. At any time th... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Jaundice: You may have liver disease. This can cause edema, distention, and yellow eyes (jaundice). See a physician.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yeast: Yeast live naturally on and in the human body. When the environment in or on the body changes out of balance, then the yeast can grow and cause infect... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Unclear.: If you test positive for igg for those three diseases at 23 weeks, then it is unknown what the implications are. The tests tell you that you have had ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Upt: Take a pregnancy test. If negative and you still don't have a period then repeat it in a week.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes. : Take a pregnancy test. If negative, repeat in a week.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Anorgasmia: This could be caused by several things, but may also not have a cause. A history and physical by a gynecologist is the only way to start. Stress or ps... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Take it again: If you don't get your period, then take the pregnancy test again. You took the test too early for it to be reliable.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Progestins: Yes. There are other progestin a in COCs that can affect potassium levels. However the COC you are taking contains norethindrone, which is a first gen... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Unlikely: It is unlikely to contact syphillis from contact with a secondary rash. Standard screens for syphillis may take 2 to 4 weeks to become positive.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Might be the Depot: Depot Provera (medroxyprogesterone) can also cause both amenorrhea and weight gain. Start with a gynecologist who can do an initial work up.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Any. : Almost any hormonal birth control can help with heavy periods in your age group. However, see a doctor to determine if there is another treatable caus... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Stop smoking. : Second hand smoke and the smoke on your clothes are also harmful. Thc is stored in fat cells and can be detectable up to a month later. Stop smoking f... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
At risk.: If you are saying that you started a new pack 5 days after your period had stopped, then it is very possible that you started the new pack in the midd... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends. : It would help to know how long you have been taking these.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No.: The placenta does not necessarily "move" a much as the uterus simply grows. Usually for something like this, a follow up scan is done in the third ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Nobody knows. : Most people believe that the hormonal changes in pregnancy cause this, but nobody really knows for sure.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Missed window. : The days prior to your period (and during your period) is usually when you have sex if you are using natural family planning to avoid pregnancy.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Don't worry. : You would have to eat lead to affect your health. Being around it does not affect you. However once you have your child, they are at risk of ingesting... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Not normal. : What you describe doesn't sound normal. You could have a vaginitis. Take a pregnancy test and see a physician. It could be thickening of your mucous d... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
LH kit: Most people will ovulate prior to the last 14 days of their cycle. To get more information, use an lh surge detection kit.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Pleurisy. : This could've many things, but could be pleurisy or another type of illness related to your recent respiratory illness. If it doesn't improve seek eva... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes. : Kidney cysts likely have no bearing on your fertility.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
See doctor.: This can be from swelling from pregnancy, and may be precipitation of carpal tunnel syndrome. You need an exam by your physician. If it is carpal tunn... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Normal. : It is likely that it is a normal urethra or a hymen. Get an exam if unsure.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Normal. : Every month that you ovulate you generate a corpus luteum. This is normal.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes. : Take a pregnancy test in 2 to 3 weeks to find out.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes. : Perfectly safe. What you put in the foil matters more. = ).
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A member asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Unlikely. : Repeat a test in a week to be sure but it sounds like you are not pregnant.
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A member asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Zero: That small of an amount will likely not have any consequences. In general if my patients want to drink a small amount i recommend breastfeeding immedi... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Depends: Depends how long you've been on birth control and whether you started it with your period.
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A member asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes. : Yes, but chlamydia can also cause infertility and subsequent ectopic pregnancy.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No.: While there are side effects, such as cramping, there are normally not systemic side effects unless the placement is not correct or infection is prese... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
4-6 wks: Could be as early as 4-6 wks as this is when HCG levels start to rise.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: Abnormal bleeding can have many causes. If you aren't pregnant, start keeping a calendar of your periods, and if they continue to be abnormal then tak... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Objective criteria: Systemic inflammation could mean just about anything and is vague terminology. Systemic inflammatory response syndrome is a syndrome and has a specifi... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Keep a diary: 1. Take a pregnancy test. 2. Keep a calendar of your periods and take it to a physician.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Likely nothing. : Many times a physician will order a repeat scan if the uterus is measuring larger than expected. The most common reason for this is a change in fetal ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
No: But possibly harmful to your hands.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
On your period: If you ovulate regularly then you can time intercourse to be when you are on your period or the days leading up to it.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: It is unlikely that you will miscarry. Nothing is for sure however.
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Professional, knowledgable and forthright.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Namaky is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Namaky is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I had to exact same question. Confirmed pregnancy today and had a MC at 5 weeks two months ago. I am beyond worried that it will happen again.
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Thank you so much for responding! I have taken a test and got a neg. result so I will test again in a couple weeks! thank you again!!!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH
MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 2007MD

Residency

TriHealth, Cincinnati, OH

Residency

TriHealth

Awards

2011 RTF Schmidt Award - "Best All-around Resident"
2010 Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Award
2014 APGO Excellence in Teaching Award

Affiliations

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Medical Association
Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics

Publications

Long-term maternal depression after expectant management of early preterm birth.
Brenner tumor presenting as a retrorectal mass with prior hysterectomy and salpingo-oopherectomy.
Placental site trophoblastic tumor presenting as an intramural mass with negative markers: an opportunity for novel diagnosis and treatment with robot...
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