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Dr. Adriana Lopez

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irving, TX
9 years experience female

Locations

7429 Las Colinas Blvd Ste 101

Irving, TX

Address

Irving, TX, United States
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My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
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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: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

64 Answers
21 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Irregular: Many things could cause changes to your period. It could be a cycle where you didn’t ovulate. The irregular bleeding could be due to the cervix which ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Very effective: Treatment for chlamydia is very effective as long as there hasn't been a re-exposure.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Foreign body: A forgotten tampon can cause pretty bad cases of bacterial vaginosis. They have even been linked to more severe infections like toxic shock syndrome. ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Rectal bleeding: Many causes for rectal bleeding but the most common causes in healthy young patients are hemorrhoids or even anal fissures. Was there any pain? Has t... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Birth control: Some Birth control are good ways to help “regulate” your period and give you some predictability to your cycle. I’d talk to your gyn about a combined ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Bleeding: Menstrual cycles can sometimes be "thrown off" when starting and stopping different hormonal birth controls. Heavy bleeding should be evaluated be a P... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Leep: This means that the high Grade dysplasia (severely abnormal cells) were not only on the outer part of the cervix, but also slightly extended into the ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Perhaps: Many transient illnesses can cause your symptoms including flu, strep throat, etc. It is not as likely that your symptoms are due to an STD but I woul... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Not likely: An hcg level that low means you are not pregnant at that point.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Birth control: You can have a few irregular cycles when changing or stopping birth control. If you aren't happy with Pills, talk to your OB about other easy options ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Cosmetic surgery: Unfortunately there are not natural remedies to improve “sagging” breasts. You can always consult a plastic surgeon to discuss different types of cosm... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Vaginal irritation: Sounds like you have some sort of vaginal infection. Do you have any discharge? You can try using an over the counter antifungal vaginal cream to see ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Pregnancy: It is possible to get pregnant anytime you have sex. It is not as likely that soon after your period but predicting that becomes really difficult in w... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
3 days: You should wait 3 days after using medications containing metronidazole before drinking alcohol as a portion of it can be absorbed systemically and ca... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Hand washing!: Hand washing is the best way to prevent spreading infections. Avoiding sharing utensils, food, and drink will also help decrease spread
A female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Pregnancy: The best time to take a pregnancy test is in the morning. Most pregnancy tests are sensitive enough that you can take them a few days before your miss... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Cuts: Not sure why you would have cuts in the vagina unless trauma occurred during sex or insertion of a foreign body. What is more likely is severe irritat... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Unlikely.: I have never heard of a vagina falling off so rest easy Mickey! What can be happening is pelvic organ prolapse. Muscle and ligaments can weaken as we ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Abortion: Technically there is no limit to a number of abortions someone can have. That being said, pregnancy can be risky. Medical and surgical abortions have ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Not sure: I'm not sure what your question is. Are you going into labor and are trying to prevent it? Are you being induced by your OB at 34 weeks for a medical ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Discharge: Discharge and vaginal discomfort towards the end of your cycle is more likely bacterial vaginosis. Blood can alter the pH of the vagina and predispose... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Changing habits: Antibiotics for UTIs and other infections can predispose women to get yeast infections. To help prevent this, wear cotton underwear, don't spend a lon... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Adderall: I believe you’re asking if adderall will be detected in baby. Adderall is a stimulant that does cross the placenta so it does get to baby. There aren’... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Irregular: Skipping a period can be due to many things including thyroid issues, hormone imbalances, changes in birth control, abnormal amounts of stress, etc.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Antibiotics: Antibiotics can affect the metabolism of different medications including birth control pills however intrauterine devices effectiveness shouldn't be a... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
More uncomfortable : Sleeping on your back during pregnancy can be very uncomfortable later in pregnancy as the uterus and baby can occlude the vena cava (a large blood ve... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Mass: Masses can benign (not cancerous) things like lipomas, fibromas, cysts, swollen lymph nodes, etc. it's a good sign that this mass isn't painful and is... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Chlorine: Chlorine does damage hair. Keep your hair as healthy as possible by rinsing your hair after you get out of the pool. Shampoo and conditioner won't und... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Go to your doctor: As far as your MRI is concerned, it's probably fine. The concerns with MRI are certain metals that can be moved due to the magnetic force. Many metals... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
No: There has been no association between pushing and formation of brain aneurysms. There have been concerns of increased risks of pushing in patients wit... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Infertility: First step in evaluation would.be a detailed history regarding your medical, surgical, obstetric and gynecological history. How long have you been try... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Yes: You can get a cycle even if you didn’t ovulate that month. If you’re concerned about ovulation, you can try home ovulation kits. Talk to your gyn to d... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Yes: You can use both. There shouldn’t be any issues.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Pores: From what you describe, It sounds like you may have enlarged pores or maybe blackheads. Mention it to your PCP or OBGYN to be on the safe side.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Ovarian cysts: Ovarian cysts are very common in young women and can resolve within 6 weeks. It is very possible that there wasn't a large cyst on that ovary when the... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Pregnancy: Having unprotected sex can cause you to become pregnant. Take a pregnancy test if you have a late period. I suggest scheduling an appointment with an ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Not likely: A fistula is not likely in this situation. When you pass gas, it has to go somewhere. If you're sitting down, it's likely some of the air travels *ahe... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Fertilization: Discharge can vary but the cervix should be closed during this time.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Antibiotics: Smoking marijuana shouldn't have any effect on the antibiotics.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Lump: An exam by your OBGYN can easily answer that question! Can be a cyst, plugged hair follicle, etc
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Discharge: Vaginal discharge can be due to infection, irrigation, hormone changes, etc. Brown discharge can be infection or light vaginal spotting that has turne... Read More
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Hysterectomy: Vaginal bleeding after a hysterectomy or menopause needs to be evaluated. It can be due to infections, trauma, or cancer. Get to your GYN asap for tre... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Yes and no: While it's not necessary to specifically have periods, it is important to replace female sex hormones that your body would've naturally produced. Not ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Most likely: Most home pregnancy tests will have a line as a "control" meaning it should always show up. The second line is a test line and will show up if you're ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Possible: It is possible but not very likely if the lesions had already crusted over. If their outbreak was due to HSV1 then you should already have antibodies ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Adenomyosis: Adenomyosis is a condition where benign endometrial glands (lining of uterus)exist in the myomterium (muscular portion of the uterus) and is suspected... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Paternity: In the scenario you describe, either one of these men could be the father.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Many options: There are many options for birth control including short term (pills, shots, ring, patch) long acting (IUD, implant) and permanent options (tubal, ess... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Pregnancy test: If you're worried about pregnancy, you should take a pregnancy test. It's not uncommon for your menstruales cycle to vary in calendar days. Chart your... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Discharge: Discharge can vary in color and thickness during your cycle. Brown discharge could be infection, be from past bleeding. Bleeding in between periods co... Read More

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Oct 28, 2016
Dr. Lopez is a fantastic Obgyn. Kind and compassionate. Full of energy. Wonderful to work with
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thank you for the advice and getting back to me this is so scarry i've never had it before it also limits my daily actions i will follow your advice once again thank you
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :)
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, TX
Graduated 2012MD

Residency

UT SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Awards

Top Obstetrician and Gynecologist, First Place, the Dallas Region - Spring
2017
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