Hydrothermal Ablation

Excessive uterine bleeding can put a huge damper on any woman’s life, whether she is on her menstrual cycle or it is experienced at other times during the month. Heavy bleeding can cause physical and emotional strains on a woman’s entire body, and having to deal with it month after month can be downright miserable. … Read More

Painful Intercourse

Many women suffer from painful intercourse, yet, for one reason or another, they do not talk with their doctors about this issue. Painful intercourse is a topic of concern that needs to be discussed with your doctor, and at Marietta OB-GYN Affiliates, P.A. we are here to provide the highest standard in women’s health care … Read More

Post-Menopausal Bleeding

Menopause is the time in a woman’s life when she stops all vaginal bleeding. Once a woman has gone more than one year without bleeding, she has completed menopause and should not have any further menstrual bleeding. Even the smallest amount of bleeding is considered to be abnormal. It is extremely important that any woman … Read More

Pelvic Pain

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The pelvis is the lowest part of the abdomen, and many women feel a great deal amount of pain in this area on a recurring basis. There are several causes of pelvic pain, some of which are short in duration and severe, some of which are debilitating, and some of which are more constant yet … Read More

Abnormal Pap Smear

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A Pap smear is a test that allows your doctor to look at the cells from your cervix and see if there are any problems, such as cancer. An abnormal Pap smear indicates that the cells of your cervix have shown some slightly unusual changes and need further review and testing. Pap tests are done … Read More

Permanent Birth Control

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Choosing whether or not to have children, or to have more children, is a very personal decision and one that should not be made flippantly. Some women who are not 100% positive that they do not want to have children in the future often choose a birth control method that has extended results but that … Read More

Ovarian Cysts

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Ovarian cysts are fluid-filled sacs within or on the surface of an ovary. The ovaries – women have two – are located on each side of the uterus. Each month eggs develop and mature in the ovaries and are released during menstruation during the childbearing years. Many women have ovarian cysts without them being aware … Read More

Contraception Methods

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Use of contraception is chosen on a very personal basis. Whether you are a single woman with no desires of becoming pregnant in the near future, or you are a seasoned mother of 6 children and you and your husband have decided that six is a good stopping point – whatever the reason behind your … Read More

Clinical Breast Exams

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There are many aspects of women’s health care that help to ensure that women are healthy, remain healthy, and also receive necessary treatment when issues occur. One of the most important parts of women’s health care is a clinical breast exam that is performed as a part of your regular medical check-up and a part … Read More

Menopause – What You Need to Know

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There are few things in life that are unavoidable, and for women, one of those is menopause. Menopause occurs when women stop menstruating and their estrogen levels drop significantly. Because of this change in hormone levels, women often find that they suffer from unwanted and uncomfortable symptoms. Treatments for menopause are customized for each woman … Read More