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Specialist In Pcos
How do I find a polycystic ovary syndrome specialist in my area? Is an endocrinologist specialist the same?
Endo or gyn: Specialists in polycystic ovary syndrome include endocrinologists and reproductive gynecologists. Some general gynecologists will also see and treat pcos. ...Read more
Pcos is a metabolic disorder affecting 8-10% of women that may cause irregular periods, acne or increased hair growth, infertility or subfertility, and increases the risk of diabetes. To diagnose pcos, we need 2 out of 3 of: 1. Irregular or no periods 2. Acne, hair growth and/or blood tests showing too much male-type hormones (androgens) 3. Ultrasound showing large ovaries ...Read more
Possibly: Because of the large number of cases of diabetes, it seems that they make up the majority of patients that endocrinologists see. They also see patients with any disorder affecting the endocrine (hormone) system, including thyroid dysfunction, pituitary gland related deficiencies, adrenal gland problems, etc. ...Read more
Can you suggest who are the best Diabetes & Endocrinology specialist in hyderabad , madhapur , konadapur
Wrong place to ask: This is a general medical information site, not an insurance site or a referral center. We are based primarily in the US and have no access to who or what doctors are available in whatever part of the world you live. Your insurance card or info should have a referral site or number. If you have medical problems or questions you are welcome to post them for a reply. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Sure : In the us after completing a 3 year residency in internal medicine (im), the internist can go on to complete a fellowship in one of the sub-specialty fields of im. A few complete a combined program and some go on to specialize in a non-internal medicine field (e.g. Anesthesia, surgery, radiology, etc.). Many internists are quadruple board certified (e.g. Int med, pulmonary critical care, sleep). ...Read more
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Most likely: A good strategy for increased fertility in pcos patients with excess body weight is to lose a little bit of that weight while possibly simultaneously undergoing medical strategies. It's possible to get pregnant doing just one or just the other, but combined is usually better. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Your gynecologist: Start with your regular gynecologist. S/He will be able to either advise you and evaluate your possible fertility problem, or will refer you to a fertility specialst. If for some reason you cannot or don't want to ask her or him, contact your local medical society; they'll be able to help you find a specialist in your area. ...Read more
Hello doctor, we fall under unexplained infertility. I have hypothroid(levthyroxin). My husband results are normal. Is IVF the only option in our case?
Urologist: You need a urologist. Not an a endocrinologist. ...Read more
Fertility Specialist: For Hormone Therapy for Reproductive Disorders, the following Healthcare Providers may be of value to a patient's concerns: OB/GYNs Fertility Specialists Endocrinologists Family Practitioners Lifestyle/Preventative/Holistic/Age Management Physicians ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Theoretically yes...: In practice, few if any physicians can endure 11 years of training and resident pay. Additionally, most program directors would frown upon the switch in direction as a sign of personality imbalance and/or unpredictability and would be reluctant to hire you after the first fellowship without a very good reason. Given that both subspecialties are now quite competitive, i advise against trying this. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Is PCOS related infertility difficult to treat in thin women? I haven't tried to conceive but my testosterone is high/mild insulin resistance.
Can someone recommend a dr in Staten Island,ny area that deals with fertility women in my age 37 yrs?
IslandReproductiveSe: Island Reproductive Servises 1110 South Avenue Staten Island ...Read more