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Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos

Fertility Medicine
New York, NY
male

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Fertility Medicine

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

English, Greek

Doctor Q&A

41 Answers
66 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
YES: It is better to do a pregnancy test to be certain.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Rarely ovarian cysts can be very large and need immediate medical attention, an abdominal and pelvic sonogram can give you a definite answer.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
I hope you mean TESTOSTERONE because progesterone is a hormone released by the ovary after ovulation and up until menstruation ,as well as a lot duri... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes but it is not a bad idea to check your thyroid gland and your blood count for anemia and iron deficiency.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
No Day 1 of your period is when you have normal menstrual flow from the morning of that day, what you described is called premenstrual spotting and if... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Conception is calculated 14 days after the first day of your last normal menstrual period , if the sonogram said 9weeks and 3 days on 04/15/21 you mos... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
NO ,if the period is normal in length and amount of flow and came the expected time ,about 4 weeks from the previous one, assuming you have regular me... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
If I am not mistaken progyluton is a birth control pill ,so if you want to conceive stop the pill and try for six months providing you have regular m... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
YES: There is a small possibility therefore if you do not get your period on the 27th please get a home pregnancy test to be certain.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
No, most likely you have an ovarian cyst most likely benign ,so if you do not feel better by the time you get your next period you should visit a gyne... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
I do not know what vitamins are in stresstab but as long as you breast feed you need to take at least IRON and CALCIUM supplements., so eat a lot of ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
It is advisable to visit a gynecologist during your period to determine the area you are bleeding from, as well as the cause of bleeding.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
You are wright, breakthrough bleeding is related to the BCP you are taking, if you take them every day the same time on an empty stomach and you noti... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes: Normal sperm can survive in room temperature for 4hours and sometimes longer.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes .: There is a possibility that you are pregnant so it is wise to do a Home pregnancy test or visit your gynecologist .
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
If the provera is not controlling the bleeding there is another similar pill but stronger called aygestin 5mg tabs which can help, discuss it with you... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Implantation bleeding occurs about a week after ovulation and is due to the embryo attaching to the endometrium -the inner lining the uterus-and it la... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Provera is not a good choice for women who have PSOS and desire to conceive , provera induces only menstruation if you take it daily for about 7 to 10... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes that is a good idea unless you are breastfeeding, Lactation can inhibit your menstruation even if you pump a couple times a day, regardless it is ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Most likely NOT but if you want to be 100% certain you can do a home pregnancy test. By the way your prolactin is normal.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
NO, the first day of period is considered when you have normal menstrual flow from the morning on, spotting can proceed for one or several days and if... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes it is normal for the transvaginal ultrasound to miss one ovary, if the abdominal one did not find the cause of your pain you.may need a pelvic MR... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Gonal F is FSH the hormone necessary to grow the follicles in the ovary and to mature the egg which is inside the follicle, this usually requires 10 t... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes it is normal, your due date is estimated meaning you can have the baby any time 2 weeks prior as well as 2 weeks after that, so your sonogram conf... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
You should see a urologist who specializes in infertility to run some blood test and examine you , I think otherwise you might waist your time.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Maybe you should go for a second opinion and ask the ENT doctor to answer your questions.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Go to see a R.E. Doc: The first thing you need to do is a pregnancy test and to see your Gynecologist. Usually when you take pills or injections for induction of ovulation ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
10 to 15%: Those are the chances to become pregnant per month providing everything else is fine if you try for one year and you are not pregnant you should see a... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Νο , you do not need to take the clomid tabs any more, try to monitor your ovulation if you can ,so you can time the intercourse, otherwise try to hav... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
It is possible that you may have endometriosis ,depending on how large the ovarian cysts are you should try a birth control pill for 2 to3 months and... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
It is not a bad idea to have a baseline mammogram now, annual breast exam by your Gyn and monthly self breast exam.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
If you start the BC the first day of your period you are protected right away but if you start the 5Th day or latter you better use condoms the first ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
You have most likely anovulatory cycles , so as long you are not sexually active and your menses occur every up to 60 days you do not have to worry, i... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
If you are planning to conceive you may need surgery to remove it as it may interfere with your ability to become pregnant and keeping the pregnancy ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
No 50 days cycle is not normal and that makes conception difficult, so I suggest to see a specialist to figure out what is the problem with your cycle... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes it is safe and will protect you from the delta variant but consult with your OB first.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Day 2 -5 evaluation for infertility consist of an ultrasound to measure the number of follicles in the ovary and a blood test to measure the levels of... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
You should take her to the hospital as soon as possible to clean and repair the laceration and put her on antibiotics.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
No the Pap test checks fo the present of HPV only in the cervix.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
Yes but in moderation.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
See a Gyn doctor : Those could be the symptoms of pelvic inflammatory disease and you need to see a gynecologist ASAP to confirm the diagnosis and prescribe antibiotics.

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I am on birth control but have only been for two weeks, so thank you!
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Thank you! What is the actual accuracy of an early dating scan +- ?
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Thank you so much doctor Andrew, your answer is highly appreciated 😃

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Univ athens
MD
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