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Flu Shot During Pregnancy

As the weather gets colder, we face a new flu season. In the United States, flu season is typically fullest in December, January, and February. Each year, 5% to 20% of the US population [...]

Abnormal Pap Smear

What is a Pap Smear? A pap smear is a screening procedure used to test for cancerous or precancerous cells on the cervix. Often, the pap smear is also testing for a virus called [...]

Removal of Endometriosis

What is Endometriosis? Endometriosis is a painful condition that is caused by the tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus, known as the endometrium, grows outside of the uterus. Endometriosis typically involves [...]

Robotic Myomectomy

What are Uterine Fibroids? Uterine fibroids, also known as leiomyomas or myomas, are benign tumors that grow on the wall of the uterus. Almost all fibroids are non-cancerous, and in very rare cases can [...]

Flu Vaccine During Pregnancy

Staying Healthy During Cold and Flu Season While Pregnant Many women ask the physicians at Women’s Specialists of Plano, “Is it safe to get a flu vaccine during pregnancy?” The answer is absolutely! In [...]

September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month

September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month Holding a newborn baby is one of the most heart-warming experiences for a parent. Even though babies appear flawless and act perfectly healthy, there is a risk of [...]

Car Seat Installation

The Importance of Proper Car Seat Installation Keeping a child healthy and happy is extremely important to parents all across the Plano, Frisco and Dallas, Texas area. This not only means proper nourishment, rest [...]

Postpartum

An Overview of Postpartum Recovery The female body is able to do one of the most remarkable things – grow another human being. After nine months of pregnancy and then childbirth, the body must [...]

Pregnancy Weight Gain

An Overview of Pregnancy Weight Gain A growing baby bump is a wonderful thing for expectant mothers. It means the baby is growing and maturing, hopefully with the correct nutrients for healthy development. Many [...]

WSOP Offers Complimentary Baby Boxes

The Women’s Specialists of Plano is one of the first obstetrics practices in North Texas area including Dallas, Plano, Frisco and surrounding areas, to offer expecting and new parents a complimentary Baby Box on-site. [...]

Baby Boxes

The Women's Specialists of Plano is the first OBGYN group in North Texas to offer expecting and new parents a free Baby Box. The goal of the Baby Box program is to improve family [...]

Zika and Pregnancy

An Overview of Zika and Pregnancy Ever since Zika virus has become a widespread health concern, Zika and pregnancy have been a popular topic in the Women’s Specialists of Plano office. The Plano obstetricians [...]