The Lichens

There are 3 different skin conditions that can affect the vulvar (right outside the vaginal opening) area.  They are unrelated, but are treated the same. One very common and fairly easily treated is called  LICHEN SIMPLEX CHRONICUS (LSC)  It is the same as having eczema, or an allergic reaction to a systemic or topical agent [...]

Dense Breasts

There is much confusion over the recommendations for breast imaging beyond a Mammogram for women with dense breasts.   The newest guidelines from the American Cancer Society and the American College of Radiology both encourage women to have a follow up Ultrasound or MRI of the breasts to more accurately detect abnormalities that may be hiding in [...]

Vaginal Rejuvenation

Many of you have been asking about "Vaginal Rejuvenation" using various methods including Radio Frequency (RF) and Lasers.  Here is a brief summary of these different methods to help you make a more informed decision about treatments.       None of these devices are FDA approved for Vaginal Therapy.  They were designed and approved to stop bleeding during surgery.  They [...]

Fatty Liver

NAFLD, or Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease is a common condition that requires intervention to heal.  It occurs after liver inflammation, cells die off and get replaced by fat.  The causes are typically poor diet choices, and the treatment is to clean up the diet. It is usually diagnosed with an ultrasound or sometimes found with elevated liver [...]