Women today have more options than ever before when it comes to treating gynecologic conditions, in part because minimally invasive surgical procedures are becoming more commonplace in hospitals. Many of these procedures are performed through small incisions in the abdomen as opposed to an open surgery, which typically requires a large incision across your midsection. … Continued
Pregnancy is a unique time in a woman’s life that can be full of excitement as well as anxiety. You want to enjoy every moment, every wiggle and every kick — but you also want to make sure you and your baby are healthy throughout your pregnancy and beyond. There is an overwhelming amount of … Continued
A Well Woman visit is an annual physical to monitor your reproductive health. It’s essential for identifying serious health concerns before they become life threatening. Many health concerns affecting the female reproductive organs do not present noticeable symptoms until there is a serious heath concern. Annual Well Woman check-ups lower your risk of serious health … Continued
Incontinence is often associated with aging, however, it affects both men and women of all ages. But did you know that incontinence is twice as common in women and most prevalent in older women? Approximately one-third of women over age 60 suffer some form of incontinence. The experienced specialists at Summit OB/GYN help patients who … Continued
Dr. Cohn was recently featured in a special article in Reader’s Digest, “9 Myths New Moms Should Stop Believing ASAP.” The article discusses the many misconceptions associated with motherhood and what you can do about the challenges you may face as a new parent. Click here to read the full article.
Women’s health concerns are different from men; they are more susceptible to conditions like UTI’s (urinary tract infections), migraines, heart disease and bone density loss. Generally speaking, women lose bone mass more quickly as they age, often leading to osteoporosis. Therefore, it is important for women to prioritize their health early and maintain healthy habits … Continued
Deciding to start a family is exciting. Did you know there are important lifestyle changes you should make before you get pregnant to prepare your body? Many women understand it’s important to take care of their bodies while they are pregnant, but it is equally important to make a few changes ahead of time to … Continued