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What Are The Available Treatments For Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome? - Dr. Sklar (VIDEO)

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Dr. Sklar discusses treating polycystic ovarian syndrome.

Dr. Sklar:
There are varied treatments and they depend on what a woman is trying to accomplish and where she is in her reproductive life. The treatment is different if a woman is interested in contraception and preventing pregnancy than for a woman who desires pregnancy, than for a woman who is doing cancer prevention who no longer has pregnancy as an issue. So it really depends on where a woman is in her reproductive lifetime as to what kind of treatments would be recommended.

About Dr. Sklar, M.D.:
Dr. Susan E. Sklar, M.D., is a board certified obstetrician-gynecologist with extensive training and experience in sexual medicine, menopause, osteoporosis, and other female health issues. Since stopping the practice of obstetrics in 1989, Dr. Sklar has become especially interested in the health issues of mid-life and menopausal women. This includes the controversies about hormone use and questions about the changes that occur during this transition, including the sexual issues. In 2005 she launched her newest project, the Sklar Center for Women's Wellness, a center for the evaluation and treatment of female sexual dysfunction and complex menopause problems.

Dr. Sklar completed her undergraduate work in Chicago and received a medical degree from Boston University. This was followed by specialty training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, a Harvard University teaching affiliate.

Visit Dr. Sklar at the Sklar Center for Women’s Wellness

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