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Dr. Edward Sung

Obstetrics and Gynecology
55 years experience male

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RETIRED A MONTH AGO AFTER 42 YEARS OF ACTIVE OBGYN PRACTICE

About

Bio

I was born in Northern China and raised in HongKong Came to USA for college and medical school after graduated from high school

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Licenses

United States: New Jersey

Doctor Q&A

59 Answers
1 Agree
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
READ THE INSTRUCTION: READ the instructions come with the kit Most likely you are pregnant good luck
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Expected side effect: Don't worry You willl be ok after few cycles Try not to take this kind of drugs unless you have no choice They so frequent mess up your cycles ... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
SMALL CHANCE: BUT THERE IS A CHANCE ESPECIALLY IF HE HAS SUPER SPERM! IF WANT TO PLAY DOUBLE SAFE, TRY THE MORNING AFTER PILL
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Pregnant again?: sometimes spotting is very early pregnant do urine test asap and even blood HCG level If pregnant , may be we can give you meds to prevent misca... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
CAN'T TELL U,BECAUSE: What is the dose of each pill?
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Painful cyst of preg: If painful to cough, that's more serious Need to see MD now not a good sign no heart beat at 5w6d Repeat US in a week to confirm the health of th... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Nabothian cyst: please google the cyst very benign condition no treatment is necessary If you are over 48 year old, or having bleeding after menopause, then need ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Yes: But! nothing is perfect. If no period, better repeat one more just in case.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
6 DAYS: 20 days for 6 days before you next expected period is the most fertile 6 days do as frequent sex as possible during this 6 days and can be pregnant ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
BLEEDING : The bleeding is from the depo not related to arousal unless you injured yourself by accident.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
YOU ARE STILL YOUNG: If you have no symptoms but very very white discharge, thats normal from the cells lining the vagina wall routine regenerating. When you pass meno... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
YES: Lots of water rinse and dry it with hair dryer if not better try to rub some Monistat vag cream on it twice a day oral sex is one of the common... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
DISCHARGE: The crystal clear discharge at your age most likely is hormonal very very rarely is related to adeno cancer of the cervix--usualy never hit 17 year o... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Swelliendometriosis : Your pelvis organs congested at that time, the ureter may be somewhat blocked and urine back up to swell the kidney also maybe a small stone is comin... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
No way to tell unles: If u really want to know. Need blood preg level twice at two days apart. If doubled u are ok But, most miscarriage occur before 9 weeks, u can li... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Not serious: Period may be heavier also. Hope you don't do it again every cycle. Need to check your thyroid level if persists Usually means too low Three ta... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
IRREGULAR SHEDDING: YOUR UTERUS LINING FAILED TO MATURE TOGETHER AND GET OUT TOGETHER SOMETIME TAKE A DOSE OF PROGESTIN BEFORE PERIOD TO MATURE THEM ALL TOGETHER SO GET O... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
ULTRASOUND DONE?: IF THE PREGNANCY IS NORMAL, YOUR PAIN IS FROM THE SWELLING CAUSES BY THE PREGNANCY HORMONES. ICE PACKS MESSAGE WIGGLE YOUR HIPS MAY HELP THE ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
ROUND LIGAMENT: NOT SERIOUS very common at mid trimester --the growing pain of the uterus---stretching the ligaments on the sides of the uterus, painful to move but ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Repeat test in one w: Repeat HPT IN ONE WK. IF STILL NEG AND BREASTS DTILL TENDER MUST Ask Md for pills (provera) to bring on menses otherwise you may bleed so much, chang... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Not dangerous : hot sex may cause pelvic congestion which may set off bad menstrual symptom s. Or this is coincidence. Lots of over 40s have strong ovulation and... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Ok but: Itching is from yeast after treat uti. Ok to use the meds but be careful with the applicator which may accidentally poked your cervix. Ble... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
NOT MUCH DIFFERENT: IF YOU HAVE BAD TIME WITH DRYNESS DURING SEX, YOU ARE NOT MAKING YOUR OWN SECRETIONS MAY BE YOU RUSH TOO MUCH AND NOT ENOUGH FOREPLAY ETC.; WHEN HE... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Bleeding after hyste: Did you really have your uterus completely removed? or the cervix is still left behind most of the spotting is not dangerous extremely rare that... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Strange test : please ask the doc about the reason and risk of the procedure This is not a routine test. What kind of disease u have that need such a test? B... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
If not extremely big: if it got big and painful You bruised it and form a blood blister. No harm done soak it in warm water for few days may help. Otherwise it got b... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Midcycle bleed: Mid cycle ovulation hormone secretion is not too smooth not dangerous at your age if only 1 0r 2 cycles If persist, should check with your doct... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Period will be soon: Most people with tender nipples not more than two weeks before period start The longer they tender, chances of extremely heavy flow especially ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Increase: Increase to 30 for two months If not effective, try 35's If still bad, switch to IUD Or use condoms for a cycle to see this is you or the Pill probl... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
NORMAL: Unless your are late with the period you build up too much of the lining and bleed heavier and longer be sure ask your md fo meds to bring on the n... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Not specific enough: the pain started immediately or next morning of the delivery? wake up at night with it when you turn in bed? Painful to touch, standing up, coming dow... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Keep up schedule: This can happen while on Birth control the lining of the uterus sometimes come out in one piece ( decidual cast) Not dangerous Must stay with th... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
MORE INFORMATION: THE QUESTION IS TOO NON-SPECIFIC IF THE PAIN RADIATED UP TO YOUR FLANK AND BACK, YOU MAY HAVE A TWISTED OVARY OR TUBE OTHERWISE HERNIA? OTHERWISE SOM... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
NEED HOSP IF BROKE: THE WATER MOSTLY SMELL LIKE CLORAX BLEECH VERY EASY JUST BY SMELLING IT IF YOUR NOSE NOT CONGESTED AFTER FEW HOURS OF BREAK, THE GERM IN VAGINA GO U... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Water: Use lots of water rinse every spot of the itchy area and dry it with hair dryer then apply the cream may be very effective.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Not exactly: may be the dryness related to tissue relaxation which may make the wall prolapsed out a bit to show at introits
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Ok: Are you pregnant? They have to decide whether you may be high risk of rupture of the uterus which is a very serious condition. It all depends how... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Bad shape: Watery diarrhea with fever should see doctor asap could be life threatening.
A male asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
How old?: If u over 40', especially over 50. Better see doctor asap
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Unless there was a very early cancer in the duct that blocked the flow and cause formation of stone. Yet the cancer is too small for doctor to detect ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Are u still on pills: IF You on schedule with the pill late period is from the pill small chance to conceive If the cramps persist over 2 days and especially painfu... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
It may be from unintentional injury Put some soap on the area in shower press hard Worry only if you feel a rock hard lump. That’s more risk be ca... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
NOT GOOD: SMALL CHANCE BUT WORTH TO DO A BLOOD QUAN HCG ASAP TO SEE WHETHER YOU HAD A VERY EARLY MICRO PREGNANCY OR MISCARRIAGE GOOD LUCK
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Not yet ovulation: Especially If you had very irregular cycles before the implant , you may not have normal periods for a long long time after removal. Yet if you have... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Normal if the pain: should get better everyday If red ,hot and more tender, may be infection( which is rare) should see your provider asap No harm to try hot towel on... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
No concern: May be slight concern if late , feel bloated breasts tender etc and beyond two weeks, May bleed very heavy for few days If feel that over three we... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
YOUR ABDWALL SAGGING: AFTER FEW BABIES YOUR ABDOMEN WALL IS SAGGING SO MUCH THAT THE BUTTON ALSO LOW AS LONG YOUR ULTRASOUND MEASUREMENT IS OK, ENJOY YOUR PREGNANCY
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
OLD SMELLY TAMPON!: Most likely you left a tampon or foreign objects gway up in the vagina for weeks or month! have mercy! please see your obgyn to check it out asap... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Not too bad: If it is a good flow that's ok. Hope next month is better if very light flow, need preg test.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Sung
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Not too bad: Small chance to conceive if you did it after a heavy flow and used planb the next day but, if you do 23 day cycles the risk is higher.

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Jun 23, 2013
Great responses. Recommend highly.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sung is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sung is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you I took morning after just incase but will be more careful next time
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This saved my life, Thank You! Thanks Doc! I'm not sure if it was a trainee!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for calming my nerves

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, VA
Graduated 1967MD

Residency

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV HOSPITAL

Awards

Born to Shine- March of Dimes Award, March of Dimes
Top Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Second Place, New Jersey - Summer
2013

Affiliations

FACOG, FACS
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