Dr. Navita Modi

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lanham, MD
27 years experience female

Locations

Women's Health Care Specialists

Lanham, MD

Address

9470 Annapolis Road, Suite 316, Lanham, MD
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 1:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

3014595784

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Amerigroup

Cigna

Tricare

United HealthCare Insurance Company

About

Bio

“Choosing an ob/gyn to provide care for you is an important decision, Every Patient deserves the best care. My job is to deliver the same.”

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

Licenses

United States: District Of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Punjabi

Doctor Q&A

436 Answers
15K Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Hormonal imbalances : Most of the time it happens due to hormonal imbalances,but you should see a obgyn and let him or her examine you and do blood test and imaging
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A member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Yes it is uti : Looks like you got the right treatment ,your symptoms are for uti and nitrofurantoin is the right treatment if your burning cont in vaginal area you n... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Donot worry : It looks like you are developing Pcos ,needs to see obgyn and get blood work ,you might need metformin and ocps
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Tyelonol for sinus : You can take over the counter tyelonol for sinus and cold and also pseudophed for congestion,also robitussin for cold and cough
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A female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Multiple reasons: It does not look like flu,looks like something to do with your GI symptoms I will see a PCP or GI doc
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Less likely : Chances are very little I will do another pregnancy test in one week
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
I will hold on it : Sometimes they need to give you local anesthesia for certain reasons ,So you should avoid
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Donot worry : Sometimes it is a medication side effect or sometime it can be couple of other reasons ,I will advise you to see your PCP or Gastroenterologist
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Hernia : Just make sure it is not hernia ,or a sebaceous cyst Please see your pcp as soon as possible
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Infection : Sometimes it can be reasons of infection ,so wait for your period to come if it smells after that in the same fashion then you need to see your obgyn ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Not really : I donot think so you need to worry about anything but still to be on safe side you should get an imaging done to evaluate the ovary size to make sure ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
By getting injection: I think what you need to do ,see a allergy specialist and they can either you medications or injection for desensitization for severe nut allergy. Bu... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Multiple reasons : There are multiple reasons which can cause that ,Please make sure check your vitamin d and vitamin b12 level checked and also get a thorough exam by y... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Yes : It is quite normal ,but Please make sure you are not pregnant ,So take a pregnancy test ,if negative and if you did not get the period still Please vi... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Ignore: I will suggest to do meditation or listening to peaceful motivational meditation music.
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A female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Yes : Sometime you can develop scar tissue from curettage ,so anyway hysteroscope is a good way to evaluate
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No : I donot think so this oil can help you for PMS
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A female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Donot worry : Abnormal uterine bleeding is the most common reason ,so wait for another cycle if it becomes a pattern then see your obgyn for evaluation
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Something else : It looks like something else ,herpes does not spread on extremities
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
I will get it checkd: I will get a gyn exam done to make sure nothing else is going on
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Need exam : You need to have a pelvic exam and also cultures of vagina area ,looks like it is a yeast infection ,yes you need to see obgyn to get on antibiotics
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Intermentrual spotti: You may have a endometrial polyp that you are having intermentrual spotting ,I will advise you to be examined by your obgyn
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Normal : It is quite normal to have blood in the cervix during or before your period
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Tyelonol for sinus a: You can take Tylelonol for sinus and cold ,also you can take pseudophed if that does not help ,tell your pcp to write you z-pack
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No : Not at all ,kegel exercises have no negative impact
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No cancer : I donot think so it is cancer ,it looks like more like a infection so I will suggest you to see a ENT doc
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Endometriosis : You may have endometriosis,or adenomyosis,Please see your obgyn so he or she can evaluate you for that problems
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Endometriosis : Looks like you may have ovulatory pain or endometriosis,you may need some ocps ,so see your obgyn
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Multiple options : You can use heating pads and also tyelonol extra strength,but still see your obgyn to make sure not missing any major health issue
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Exam : You need a pelvic exam and also cultures to make sure no infection,you need to see a obgyn .ocps donot cause brown discharge
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Lichen sclerosis : You may have lichen sclerosis,that means hypopigmented area ,if no itching I will leave it alone ,but still I will get it checked by my obgyn
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No : Weather has nothing to do with incision pain ,you may have incision pain regardless from surgery itself
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Bleeding disorder: Sometimes bleeding disorder can cause it
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Use ocps : I will advise to use ocps for one year to avoid pregnancy and if in case you become pregnant please do more frequent visits with your obgyn
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
2-3months : It can take approximate two -three months ,sometimes ,it may be faster than that or sometimes it can be longer than that ,if it takes more than 3 mont... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Ignore: Ask what are the signs and symptoms of gonorrohea and how you get it and how to prevent it from gett.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Different symptoms : The symptoms are nausea and vomiting ,breast pain ,fatigue and loss of appetite ,these are symptoms with pregnancy
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Yes: You can take it anytime but be persistent when you start taking it take it everyday same time ideally is good thing to start on Sunday
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Yes: You can take another pill if you missed one
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Do a pregnancy test : Please do a pregnancy test and also if negative then see your obgyn to make sure she can do blood work and also can help you to get some periods by gi... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Hormones: Sometimes excess estrogen can cause this kind of symptoms ,but still I will get all the testing done by my obgyn
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Yes: It can still fertilize the wom ,so if she is worried let her go the pregnancy test
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Yes : Sometime is is possible to have discharge like that ,only thing you have to make sure that get a blood pregnancy test to make sure you are ok
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Motrin : You need to take her to ER if it is really bad otherwise in the meantime give her Motrin 800 mg po tid
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Donot worry : It is very much normal to happen that way ,if your bleeding cont after two weeks or you start bleeding heavy Please see your obgyn
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A female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Enjoy: Enjoy the pregnancy,Donot worry about anything
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Donot worry : Most of the time it is not a big deal but I will suggest you to get tested for any possible infection
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
No : No worries ,the later you do the scan in pregnancy it happens ,not a big deal
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A member asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Serial us : One us is not enough to find out the answer ,repeat us in 2 weeeks to check the growth
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Not really : Wait for another week if it is still sore then visit your obgyn
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Testimonials
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Jan 17, 2018
Dr. Navita Modi responds to patient questions with great knowledge, practicality, and with an eye to safety. She is clear and to the point while being compassionate. Dr. Modi is an outstanding OB GY...Read More
Dr. Philip Miller
Jan 16, 2018
Dr. Modi is an asset to the HealthTap community. Her answers are professional. astute, informative and concise. She is to be applauded for her contributions to this site.
Dr. Modi is very knowledgeable in her field and give excellent, direct answers to sometimes difficult, embarrassing questions and always with compassion.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I would like to thank u and pass my greatest gratitude to the founder
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Your answer was very helpful, thanks! Thank you for taking the time to answer my question.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences Guru Govind Singh Medical College, India
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

HOWARD UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Completed 2004

Awards

America's Top OB/Gyn's, Consumers Research Council of America
VIP Award; Outstanding Achievements in Obstetrics & Gynecology Ohio Health 2017
Most Influential, Third Place, District of Columbia - Spring
2017

Affiliations

University of Maryland (GTMO)
Doctors community hospital
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