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Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel

Obstetrics and Gynecology
A Lake Tahoe, CA
25 years experience male

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Dr. Spielvogel is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and practices in Southern California in Huntington and Newport Beach.

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Ob: OB=Obstetrics, pertains to the care and treatment of all aspects of pregnancy in women.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Pcos help: PCOS treatment revolves around the goals of the patient. If the goal is pregnancy, the treatment will revolve around promoting ovulation and the carry... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Period length: There is little YOU can do to change this. See your provider, make sure pap and all necessary diagnostic tests are done. There are MANY options to hel... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
? Pregnant: Perform a home pregnancy test or see your provider to have one done. Menstrual irregularity is very common and often not due to pregnancy.
A female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Irregular periods: You should see a provider for testing. Are you saying you DONT have nipples? Don't worry, even with irregular periods your chances of a future pregnan... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Infertile: If you are concerned regarding fertility, quite simply, see a Board Certified Gynecologist. The workup will involve Semen Analysis, Blood Hormone prof... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Ovarian cyst: The rupture of an Ovarian Cyst in and of itself is not associated with infertility. It is possible that ANYONE could have fertility issues but just th... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Mid cycle cramping: Mid cycle cramping often is what we call "ovulatory" pain or "mittleschmertz". It is a normal part of the menstrual cycle. The change in discharge can... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Reasons for period: There are many reasons this can occur. Your age and other medical problems you may have are taken into consideration when determining the problem. See... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Mirena (levonorgestrel) effects: I have over 15 years experience with Mirena (levonorgestrel). Breakthrough bleeding is the number one side effect. I have seen the others you mention ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
PMS: See your provider. We have MANY options for treatment of "PMS" and other menstrual irregularities.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Unsatis pap: An unsatisfactory pap solely means the sample they collected at the time of your exam was insufficient to make a diagnosis. (Most likely of normal) Bl... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Regulating periods: Teens having inconsistent cycles is one the most common reasons for seeking advice from a Gynecologist. Assuming there is no Thyroid issue or other ho... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Bleeding: I would not attribute abnormal bleeding to an "open cervix". If you had cryo ablation of Uterus then a biopsy will not be a complete evaluation of the... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Discharge: In the simplest of terms…yes. I strongly encourage you if not in a stable, monogamous relationship to ALWAYS use condoms to protect yourself from not ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Vaginal pain: You should see your Gynecologist. These symptoms could potentially be the sign of an infection. Your doctor can do both genital and bloodwork to scree... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Period not regular: There are many reasons for menstrual irregularities. Stress, medications, exercise are just three outside influences that affect ovulation and thus pe... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Hpt pos: If you had a positive and then negative HPT this is likely a "chemical pregnancy" . A pelvic exam alone, without ultrasound, cannot diagnose an intrau... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Miscarriage: I STRONGLY encourage you to see a Gynecologist. DO NOT seek out medications on your own. The results could be disastrous. You have many options.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Pregnancy: Definitely not and I strongly advise you to seek care from a provider. They need to insure it is in fact an intrauterine pregnancy before offering tre... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Infertility: Irregular periods can be a sign of inconsistent ovulation. It could also be the result of disorders of the Thyroid, Prolactin, or other hormones. You ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Spielvogel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Spielvogel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks just stressed and the pain worries me and how heavy
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thank you !:) although I would want only 4days
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated nullMD

Medical/Graduate school

George Washington University Medical School, DC
Graduated 1997MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO HOSPITAL ANSCHUTZ INPATIENT
Completed 2001
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