Mirena (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) is a hormone-releasing system and type of IUD (intrauterine device) that is placed inside your uterus to prevent pregnancy for as long as you want for up to 5 years. Mirena emits hormones into your uterus directly. The hormones stay in the uterus and are not systematic, meaning they do not
Ultrasound (3D /4D) Gynecology and Obstetrics A manual pelvic exam alone may be incomplete. Our physicians are highly skilled in identifying a wide variety of abnormalities and evaluating fetal development. Whether you are pregnant or have other health concerns, with a pelvic sonogram, the uterus and ovaries are visualized. Gynecologic Ultrasounds: The Women’s Center performs
“Are your hidden food allergies making you fat?” Can’t you enjoy certain foods or do they cause adverse reactions? Do they induce your headaches, digestion problems, flatulence, arthritis and overweight? In this case, the ALCAT test could help you. This is an analytic probe, which investigates how each organism metabolizes the food. It
The use of umbilical cord blood stem cells has increased significantly in the past 20 years.38 Today, doctors all over the world are realizing the power of newborn stem cells and recommending family banking to their patients.When faced with the illness of a child or loved one, families want hope and doctors want options. Banking
Non-Invasive. Convenient. Precise. Founded in 1987, Diagnos-Techs™ is a pioneer and leader in saliva-based testing. Their commitment to assisting healthcare professionals in restoring patients’ health and wellness is unsurpassed with over 1.2 million specimens tested per year. Saliva testing is a powerful tool for evaluating stress, hormone-related disease and health conditions, especially over time.
INFORMATION ABOUT GARDASIL 9 GARDASIL®9 (Human Papillomavirus 9-valent Vaccine, Recombinant)helps protect girls and women ages 9 to 26 against cervical, vaginal, vulvar, and anal cancers and genital warts caused by 9 types of HPV. GARDASIL 9helps protect boys and men ages 9 to 26 against anal cancer and genital warts caused by those same HPV types. GARDASIL 9 may
8 Her Option® Cryoablation Therapy is a safe, effective treatment for patients with abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB). This minimally invasive procedure uses sub-zero temperatures to destroy the uterine lining, reducing a patient’s periods to normal levels or better. Cryoablation uses sub-zero temperatures to reduce or eliminate the endometrium. The natural analgesic affect of these
What is it? Nexplanon is a single-rod contraceptive implant that is inserted under the skin of the upper arm. Nexplanon provides protection against pregnancy for 3 years. Nexplanon is currently available by appointment at WCIHNJ. Nexplanon insertion is typically done in our office. The actual procedure takes just a couple of minutes, though