Top
20
Doctor insights on: I Need A Gynecologist In My Area

Share
1

1
I need a gynecologist in my area?

I need a gynecologist in my area?

Research: To find a gynecologist (or any other physician), there are several ways to go about getting the info you need. Ask your friends who they use, go the the local hospital's website and click on "find a doctor, " contact the local medical association, or go to the website for those board certified specialties. For gynecologist, the american college of obstetricians & gynecologists, www.Acog.Org. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Carol Major
834 doctors shared insights

Obstetrics And Gynecology (Definition)

Obstetricians deal with pregnancy and helping women to have a healthy baby. Gynecology deals with women's reproduction health, so gynecologists treat reproductive health problems like irregular periods, vaginitis, abnormal pap tests. Gynecologists also help women to maintain or achieve overall health--and so address issues of ...Read more


2

2
I have a boil on my groin area do I consult a dermatologist or a gynecologist?

I have a boil on my groin area do I consult a dermatologist or a gynecologist?

Boil in groin: You can start w/your family doc. He/she will be able to deal w/it or refer you to the appropriate doc if needed. Peace and good health. ...Read more

3

3
If I have a small lump in my armpit, should I got to the doctor immediately?

If I have a small lump in my armpit, should I got to the doctor immediately?

Not necessarily.: Most lumps and bumps we get are harmless. You might have a forming sebaceous cyst forming, or even the beginning of an abscess. Enlarged lymph nodes (from bacterial or viral infection) can feel like lumps. If it's not looking like an active bacterial infection or abscess - it's okay to wait 1-2 weeks to get it checked out by your doctor. Not something for the emergency room. ...Read more

4

4
I found a lump on my right testicle. Should I see my primary provider or go to a urologist?

I found a lump on my right testicle. Should I see my primary provider or go to a urologist?

PCP: You can start with your primary care provider. He/she can refer you if necessary. Most solitary lumps are handled ably by primary care physicians. ...Read more

6

6
I have painful, sharp pains in my pelvis and anal area. What could be happening?! should I see a doctor?

I have painful, sharp pains in my pelvis and anal area. What could be happening?! should I see a doctor?

Lots of things: There are many things that can cause pelvic and anal pain in a young female. The most common is probably an anal fissure, a small tear in the lining of the anal canal, most often from hard stools. Without examination cannot tell if that is the problem or something more serious. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Why do I have a sharp pain in my quad? Should i seek the help of a podiatrist?

Why do I have a sharp pain in my quad? Should i seek the help of a podiatrist?

See an Orthopedist: Have it evaluated by your orthopedist. If thy feel that if the problem is biomechanical and coming from your foot they will refer you to one. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Hi can i ask you a question I have a small bump in my right breast I also have a cyst in my right underarm which is swollen now should I worry ?

Hi can i ask you a question I have a small bump in my right breast I also have a cyst in my right underarm which is swollen now should I worry ?

See a Dr: Any new breast lump should be evaluated. There are some things that change the likelihood of it being significant (changes in size or pain during your period, location, size, mobility, family history, exposure to chemicals/radiation/medications, associated symptoms, etc). It's important to get it checked out soon, but it's not an emergency and you shouldn't loose sleep over it. ...Read more

9

9
I have a disk pushing on a nerve in my neck an my trap an back is all knotted I have a appointment wedsday to see a neck doctor should I get cortozon.?

I have a disk pushing on a nerve in my neck an my trap an back is all knotted I have a appointment wedsday to see a neck doctor should I get cortozon.?

Maybe. More info. : It is possible that a cortisone injection may be helpful but more info is needed before a definite treatment plan can be recommended. Things to consider: how far is the disc herniated? Weakness to the arm or hand? What else has been tried? Relief with medications? Physical therapy? How long with symptoms? Lots of questions need answering before an injection. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
If I had bladder cancer in the past and now have blood in my urine, do I need to see a doctor right away?

If I had bladder cancer in the past and now have blood in my urine, do I need to see a doctor right away?

Yes: Any patient with a history of bladder cancer should undergo routine follow-up indefinitely as bladder cancer may recur. If a patient with bladder cancer has bloodu urine, he/she should see a urologist as soon as possible. The bleeding may be due to a number things including, but not limited to: bladder cancer, ureteral cancer, kidney cancer, renal pelvic cancer, kidney stones, and a uti. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
14

14
What to do if I have a lump in my vagina! help!?

What to do if I have a lump in my vagina! help!?

Gyn: go see your gyn physician. only way to know for sure what this is is by looking at it and doing an exam. Lots of benign reasons for a lump ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
16

16
I have a pimplie in my penis, should I see a doctor?

I have a pimplie in my penis, should I see a doctor?

"In" ?: If you mean within the urethra, then definitely. Otherwise, conservative recommendation would still be to get it checked by your dr / urgent care / "std clinic" dr / urologist for proper identification and treatment. ...Read more

19

19
I got a cyst by my vagina. Do i need to go to the dr?

I got a cyst by my vagina. Do i need to go to the dr?

See a gynecologist: You probably can't be certain that it's a cyst. May benefit from treatment, even if it's a cyst, more so if it's causing any symptoms. ...Read more