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She Ran 3 Marathons In 3 Trimesters

by | April 26th, 2016

We’re honored to share an incredible story and testimony from one of our courageous patients! We’re very proud of her determination to reach her goals with the help of her Ob/Gyn. Thank you for sharing your story with others.   Read more at Women’s Running: She’s Running 3 Marathons In 3 Trimesters Including Boston 

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TOGA Patient Story: Jenni

by | March 28th, 2016

At The Ob/Gyn Group of Austin, we enjoy going through life’s journeys with our patients and understand that a strong bond between you and your physician is vital. We would like to thank Jenni for taking the time to share her patient care experience and story. Tell us about your patient care story. I have

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The Truth about Toxic Shock Syndrome

by | March 18th, 2016

Despite being recently sensationalized in the media, Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) is a very rare event. It is a life-threatening complication of certain bacterial infections, most commonly Staphylococcus Aureus (staph) and Group A Streptococcus (strep). It has been associated with the use of certain super absorbent tampons. Some symptoms of toxic shock syndrome include high

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Five Signs You Are Going Through Menopause

by | March 11th, 2016

Menopause is a natural transition for all women and can be accompanied by bothersome symptoms. The degree to which women experience these symptoms, and the length of time that symptoms persist varies from person to person.   These symptoms are the result of decreased ovarian production of estrogen and progesterone. Menstrual cycle As hormonal production falls,

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Physician Spotlight: Michelle Gooch, MD

by | March 4th, 2016

What inspired you to begin working in obstetrics and gynecology? I was inspired to work in Obstetrics and Gynecology in medical school when I realized it was the perfect combination of everything I loved about medicine. I am able to work with a generally healthy patient population and become a partner in their medical care.

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Zika Virus Update

by | March 2nd, 2016

The Zika virus seems to be on pregnant patients’ minds. It is also worrying those who plan on becoming pregnant in the near future. Since I’m getting a lot of questions about it in my practice, I decided to review the latest CDC guidelines and clarify confusion as much as possible. First of all, what

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TOGA Patient Story: Anne

by | February 24th, 2016

At The Ob/Gyn Group of Austin, we enjoy going through life’s journeys with our patients and understand that a strong bond between you and your physician is vital. We would like to thank Anne for taking the time to share her patient care experience and story. Tell us about your patient care story. I was

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The Signs and Symptoms of Menopause

by | February 19th, 2016

Menopause is a dreaded word for many women. Some, with heavy cycles actually look forward to it­—so I suppose not everyone dreads it. There is so much conflicting information out there (bioidentical hormones, heart disease, breast cancer) it can be a scary world when women enter the menopausal phase—that is an article for another day.

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Physician Spotlight: Sally Grogono, MD

by | February 10th, 2016

What inspired you to begin working in obstetrics and gynecology? When I was a medical student, I saw my first delivery and I was hooked! I had intended on being a pediatric oncologist. Thank goodness I ended up in such a happy field. Why are you passionate about working in this area of health care?

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Work-life balance – You are kidding

by | February 8th, 2016

When you hear the topic work-life balance and you are in the medical field, it often makes you roll your eyes. “There is no such thing as balance,” says the female OB-GYN. I am here to say there are ways for female physicians to have balance in this culture of changing medical practice that are

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