Resources

Below are some more resources for women's health information. Located at the top of the page are links to copies of pre-procedural guidelines for some of our office procedures. Be sure to check our services page first for the information you are searching for, and do not hesitate to call us with any questions or concerns at (724) 347-4561.


Pre-Procedural Preparation Guidelines

Her Option ® Office Cryoablation Therapy  
Essure Non-Incisional Sterilization 
Novasure Office Endometrial Ablation
 

Additional Resources 

Medical Societies:

American Medical Association  www.ama-assn.org

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists www.acog.org

American Society of Reproductive Medicine  www.asrm.org

American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine  www.aium.org

The American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists www.aagl.com

American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology www.asccp.org

Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons www.sls.org

American Urogynecologic Society www.augs.org

American Society of Breast Disease www.asbd.org

North American Menopause Society www.menopause.org

American Cancer Society www.cancer.org

American Heart Association  www.amhrt.org

American Lung Association www.lungusa.org

American Diabetes Association http://diabetes.org

American Psychiatric Association  www.apa.org

 

Web Sites Related to Specific Disorders:

Polycystic Ovarian Disease (PCOD) www.pcosupport.org

Menopause pause.acog.org

Endometriosis  www.endometriosisassn.org

Acne www.derm-infonet.com/acnenet/ 
Dysparunia (pain with intercourse)  www.inletmedical.org

Epilepsy www.efa.org

Headache  www.achenet.org

Pelvic Floor Disorders www.voicesforpfd.org
Infertility
www.inciid.org

 

Life Stages:

Young Women’s Health www.youngwomenshealth.org

Menopausal Health  www.femhrt.com

 

Pregnancy and Postpartum Web Sites:

Birth Defects www.modimes.org

Breastfeeding www.breastfeeding.com

Organization of Teratology Information Specialists www.otispregnancy.org

 

General Health Web Sites:

Harvard Consumer Health Information  www.intelihealth.com

Mayo Clinic  www.mayohealth.org  

 

Drug Information:

US Pharmacopeia  www.usp.org

Lupron  www.lupron.com

Detrol www.detrol.com

 

Alternative Medicine:

National Council on Complementary and Alternative Medicine http://nccam.nih.gov/nccam/fcp

 

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Conditions, Treatments, and Information

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) Public Resources Page. Here are some links from the Frequently Asked Questions page on the site:

The Foundation for Exxcellence in Women's Health Care
Introduction to Gynecologic Oncology 
Mayo Clinic Women's Health Center
Obgyn.net
WebMD - Women's Health 

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Patient Education Pamphlets. This online database of pamphlets has helpful information on some common women's health issues. http://www.acog.org/publications/patient_education/

The American Association of Gynecologic Laporoscopists (AAGL) Patient Education Topics. Clicking on either CONDITIONS or TREATMENTS towards the bottom of the page will give a list of links for each category of women's health matters for some of the standard gynecologic situations. http://www.aagl.org/topics