Conditions

Overview

Abdominal pain is one of the most frequent forms of pain among adults and children. Pain in the stomach area can be as simple as a belly ache or it can be life-threatening. How can you know for certain if your abdominal pain a symptom...

Many women experience abnormal bleeding at some point in their life and it can occur at any age. It is a common cause of pain, fatigue, and disruption of daily life. It is important to see your GYN doctor when abnormal bleeding:

  • Is a lot heavier than you’ve experi...

Overview

Achalasia is a rare esophageal motility disorder that makes it difficult for food and liquid to pass into your stomach.

Achalasia occurs when the nerve cells in the esophagus cause the muscl...

Overview

The Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) is a ligament in the middle of the knee that prevents the tibia (shin bone) from moving up on the femur (thigh bone). When this ligament tears it can cause the knee to give out. If left untreated, the carti...

As a girl matures and enters puberty, it's important to have her first gynecology appointment. However, the thought of going to a gynecologist for the first time may make her feel nervous, embarrassed or even frightened if she doesn’t know what to expect. Additionally, she may...