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Dr. Claudette Anderson

Gynecology
Rego Park, NY
female

Locations

New York City dept.of corrections Health maintenance division

Rego Park, NY

Address

1Lefrak city plaza, Rego Park, NY, US
Directions

Insurances accepted

Group Health Incorporated (GHI)

Cigna

MultiPlan, Inc

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

Medicaid

About

Bio

I love gardening ,traveling

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.

Gynecology

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

738 Answers
245 Agrees
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Semen: You cannot tell the difference between yor vaginal discharge and semen.they are both clear mucous discharge.After sexual intercourse ,your own dischar... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Early pregnancy loss: It is possible you had an early pregnancy loss.Though even if you were not pregnant you would have a heavier period following a missed cycle.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes : Patients with these problems tend to have recurrent miscarriages which can bee prevented by Aspirin or anticoagulant ,Heprin therapy.You need to be fo... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Only severe: Severe is hen you are unable to keep anything down and you are loosing weight
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
No : It's not normal,if you don't have it each month.I would suggest that if this is new,make an appt.with provider.
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A female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Depends: It depends on where you are in the pill cycle.The likelihood would be greater if it occurs in the 1st 14 days.However it is unlikely and you should c... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes: Yes however ,you should already be on an oral contraceptive immediately post abortion and this should protect you
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Possible weight gain: Your change in Medes could be due to your weight gain if you have a tendency to develop Polycystic ovary syndrome or you developing a thyroid conditi... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Possible early loss: It may have been anearly spontaneous abortiom.This wold be difficult to prove unless you have a positive pregnancy test now.Await next cycle
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Not unusual: The birth control pills can make the periods very light or nonexistent.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
No: I have not heard of an endometrial lining too thin to concie.-I would suggest you seek expert help.at this tine
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
It still works: It absorbs though vaginal wall as much as it is going to absorb during the night
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A female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
See your doc: You need treatment to control these symptoms.you may benefit from oral contraceptives alone but you may need something for anxiety as well.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
No: If it's lighter bleeding ,then continue Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol).If it's like a period the stop for 3days and start new pack.Make sur... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Placenta could shift: I don't if there is any percentages available, but the placenta could potentially shift since it's so early.good luck!
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Go to urgent care: Go to Emergency room or urgent care and get a pregnancy test immediately,to rule out an ectopic pregnancy.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
It's difficult: Ovulation is 14 days prior to menses ,if your cycles are that regular it's easy.The best thing is to perhaps try to Average 3months and use an ovulati... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Exam: You need to have an exam to evaluate your problem ,particularly if you're having pain.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
No worry: This can happen on OC for many reasons ,make sure you are taking OC daily.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Pain maybe unrelated: You will have to be your own detective and see wether pain resolves.If it doesn't then have a discussion with your gyn.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Bleeding on pill: If you are bleeding while taking the pill with active ingredients,it is called"breakthrough bleeding".if the pills have 28 pills the last 4to7pills,d... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
May not be : Menstrual related cramps if this is not a problem you have had in the past on Implanon. If this is new ,see your gyn . If it's usual then anything th... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yor best bet is to : Discuss this with your gynecologist.If your cramps are upper thighs tha could represent contractions.If in your cf,then it could mean you are sitting... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
It is not always : Categorized as an STD because it is found in some individuals and they have no adverse effect.If you have an an infection ,cervicitis or infertility,i... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Doesn't sound like I: It's usually a blister,but can masquerade looking as something else.Your best bet is to get tested ,i.e. Blood test Herpes select.I f it's 1st exposur... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
No: Ovulation pain is usually cyclical ,whereas pelic infection is acute and persistent until adequately treated.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Disease has no favor: Despite the fact that you maybe careful in your practice ;to contract an infection involves 2 people. If you are careful and the other is less then ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Do you mean queasy?: If this is the case you could be suffering from low blood count .Get a check up.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
That depends on: Where you are in your cycle ,when you have sex.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Sounds like you deve: Loped something ! Maybe an infection . Do get an exam .
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Very accurate.: Provided that the individual sono graphed is reliable.;the earlier sonograms are usuall more accurate.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
IUD periods are: Irregular it will be more difficult but not impossible to get pregnant . Epitec whic h is used for seizures or bipolar disorder is a drug which could... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
If periods been : Regular every month, I would advise you to do a pregnancy test .If initial one negative then repeat in at least 1week
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Nothing: There is nothing that is specific for decreasing labor pains
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A female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes. , do home test: If negative make a gyn appt.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
It's possible: If this is a real concern do a pregnancy test.The presence of a device should create a hostile environment for implantation but it has happened.
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A female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
No ! Sex at menses : If that's the only time , not possible.If you have a clear stringy discharge with blood , it may suggest a cervical erosion or sone vaginal irritati... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Contractions!: They happen All the time! In labor they be on regular
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
If this is 1st time : You think you maybe at risk for an STI ; get tested.If not and this pattern contines : consider getting evaluation for uterin/cervical pathology such ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
HPV testing: This is often done in concert with PP smear.In the future it maybe a stand alone test offered if are over 30 yrs of age.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Have you asked?: Many women have a family member who has or has had breast cancer.You need to discuss this with your provider.I .e. The risk based on family history.... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Ovulating?: If you are not taking any contraceptive and it's around that ovulatory period I.e. Approx. 14 days prior to your next period , you should.If you are u... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Have you done a : Pregnancy tests yet?do that at lease 2 or 3 times to check for pregnancy. If not make an appointment with you doctor for evaluation .
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
I would ask: Generally it's part of routine screening rubeola isn't.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Perhaps you ought to: Enquire about checking you for endometriosis or giving you a trial of therapy for endometriosis.Didcuss this with your gyn
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes: It's not unusual to have this ,The Brest is pArt of our skin and have pores that will collect this white material.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
If it hurts when you: Touch. ;then it's either caused from pressure on the area or costochodritis;inflammation of breastbone.If it moves it's probably gas
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
No: There sis no association between the two.you may want to look at your droderant
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A male asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Not necessarily: This spotting cAn occur prior to normal menses.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Anderson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anderson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Nov 26, 2015
I am grateful for this doctor this Thanksgiving!
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This saved my life. Thank you. thanks a lot doc, i am free pls mail me sorry but a heartiest thank if this rapture it self then surgery needed to remove it? mail2hanan@gmail.com
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This was very helpful. Thanks! So I went back to the hospital they told me I might possibly have an etopic pregnancy and they sent me home saying to come back in 2 days
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thnks i think it was just my reg cycle my lmp was about 3 weeeks prior not spotting or bleeding anymore cycle was just lighter than usual

Awards

Top Gynecologist, Second Place, National - Fall
2014
Top Doctor, Second Place, White Plains Region - Fall
2014
Most Influential Doctor, Second Place, White Plains Region - Fall
2014
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