Category: Menopause

New non-hormonal treatment for common female problem

  The MonaLisa Touch treatment is available at El Camino Women’s Medical Group.   Call the office (650-396-8110) or email Shar (moc.n1713459638emoWo1713459638nimaC1713459638lE@ra1713459638hS1713459638) for more information. Serving Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Atherton, Palo Alto, Redwood City, Burlingame, Saratoga, Cupertino, Sunnyvale, Los Gatos, Campbell, San Jose, Santa Clara, Silicon Valley, Milpitas, South Bay, East […]

Innovations in the Treatment of Vaginal Atrophy (Dry Vagina)

What does menopause do to the vagina? The low estrogen levels of menopause affect a woman’s body in many areas and in many different ways. In the vagina, the low estrogen is associated with vaginal or vulvar dryness, discharge, itching and painful sex. At a cellular level, there is a thinning of the vaginal tissue […]

Embrace the change with Mona Lisa Touch

The MonaLisa Touch treatment is available at El Camino Women’s Medical Group.   Call the office (650-396-8110) or email Shar (moc.n1713459638emoWo1713459638nimaC1713459638lE@ra1713459638hS1713459638) for more information. Serving Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Atherton, Palo Alto, Redwood City, Burlingame, Saratoga, Cupertino, Sunnyvale, Los Gatos, Campbell, San Jose, Santa Clara, Silicon Valley, Milpitas, South Bay, East Bay, North Bay with the […]

The Mona Lisa Touch

The MonaLisa Touch treatment is available at El Camino Women’s Medical Group.   Call the office (650-396-8110) or email Shar (moc.n1713459638emoWo1713459638nimaC1713459638lE@ra1713459638hS1713459638) for more information. Serving Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Atherton, Palo Alto, Redwood City, Burlingame, Saratoga, Cupertino, Sunnyvale, Los Gatos, Campbell, San Jose, Santa Clara, Silicon Valley, Milpitas, South Bay, East Bay, […]

Menopause: What else can I take besides hormones?

Written by Dr. Teng   Menopause is a natural transition that occurs when a woman’s ovarian function slows down, resulting in decreased estrogen production.  As ovarian activity declines, women may experience hot flushes, night sweats, mood swings, and vaginal dryness due to rapid oocyte depletion and hypoestrogenism.  This menopausal transition, also known as perimenopause, has […]

Sexual function after fractional microablative CO₂ laser in women with vulvovaginal atrophy

  Salvatore S1, Nappi RE, Parma M, Chionna R, Lagona F, Zerbinati N, Ferrero S, Origoni M, Candiani M, Leone Roberti Maggiore U. Author information   Abstract OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effects of fractional microablative CO2 laser on sexual function and overall satisfaction with sexual life in postmenopausal women with vulvovaginal atrophy (VVA). METHOD: This […]