Should I see a gynecologist near me in the Woodstock area for vaginal discharge?

gynecologist near me in the Woodstock area for vaginal discharge

Vaginal discharge can be a concern for a woman of any age. At the same time, all women experience some form of discharge. In fact, this experience may change as a woman goes through her monthly cycle. Just before ovulation, when the egg is released, there is up to 30 times more mucous produced in the vaginal region. During this time before her period, a woman may wear panty liners due to excess mucous discharge. Typical ovulation discharge is clear and tends to be elastic, posing no concern. Other characteristics in vaginal discharge may leave a woman wondering “should I … Continue reading

In our gynecology practice in the Park City area, we help patients understand vaginal discharge

patients understand vaginal discharge

A woman’s vagina is the passageway between internal reproductive organs and the outside of the body. The vagina is naturally on the acidic side in terms of pH balance. This acidity is intended to discourage infection, and is supported by healthy, naturally occurring bacteria. Part of vaginal health is natural secretions, which cleanse and regulate vaginal functions. This is very similar to natural oral processes, where saliva promotes a healthy oral environment. In the vagina, imbalance in secretions can lead to increased risk of infection. Normal vaginal discharge In our gynecology offices in Park City, Woodstock, and Lake Forest, we … Continue reading

Sanjay Gandhi, M.D.

Sanjay Gandhi, M.D.
Partners in Pelvic Health North Shore Urogynecology

Conditions affecting the female pelvis are the focus at Partners in Pelvic Health North Shore Urogynecology. We provide effective solutions for these problems from our offices at Park City, Woodstock, and Lake Forest in Illinois.

Our team is headed by Sanjay Gandhi, MD, Urogynecologist. Dr. Gandhi’s specialized education included a residency in gynecology and obstetrics at Northwestern University and a three-year urogynecology fellowship. He is among a few in the country to pass the first examination in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology) of The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He also teaches healthcare students.