Dr. Grant Cox won the OB/GYN award for the Best of the Best contest in Oklahoma Magazine. See the complete list here.
Dr. Sarah Shepard of OB/GYN Specialist of Tulsa was named a finalist in the Tulsa Kids Family Favorites Contest. See the complete list here.
A common question at OBGYN Specialists of Tulsa is whether pregnant women can take products like Pepcid Complete to fight heartburn, a common affliction with pregnancy. Heartburn and acid reflux are common problems for pregnant patients. For those who have tried behavioral changes without any success or who are having to take a chewable antacid […]
OBGYN Specialists of Tulsa adopted new office procedures in response to the novel coronavirus and COVID-19, the disease it causes, to ensure the health and safety of its patients. ✓ Our office has continued to stay open during this time as an essential business, but we are currently only seeing pregnant patients and problem gynecology […]
Gender reveal extravanganzas shared on social media have driven a growing interest in gender blood tests at OBGYN Specialists of Tulsa. “The question of the day for almost any new pregnancy visit now is ‘When can I find out if I’m having a boy or a girl?’” said Dr. Cate Hildebrand at OBGYN Specialists of […]
There are basically two common types of female urinary incontinence. One is called urgency incontinence or overactive bladder. Women with this problem are not able to get to the bathroom in time before the urine begins coming out and soaking their clothing. This unusually larger volume loss of urine often requires large pads or a […]
What is prenatal care? Prenatal care describes the medical care women get during their pregnancy. As part of your prenatal care, the doctor will: Figure out when your baby is due Talk to you about nutrition, physical activity, work, and common pregnancy complaints, such as morning sickness, heartburn, and backache Talk to you about things […]
What is preventive health care? Preventive health care is any medical treatment or test that you can have to prevent a health problem. Some of the most important preventive steps you can take are listed below. Lead a healthy lifestyle – People don’t tend to think of lifestyle changes as a form of “treatment.” But the […]
What is birth control? Birth control is a term used to describe ways to prevent pregnancy. Another word for birth control is contraception. Different types of birth control include medicines, devices, and procedures. Some types of birth control are used by women, and others are used by men. Some types need to be used every […]
What is pelvic organ prolapse? Pelvic organ prolapse is a condition that only affects women. It happens when tissues that support the organs in the lower belly relax. These tissues are sometimes called the “pelvic floor.” When they relax too much, the organs drop down and press against or bulge into the vagina. If the […]