Gynecologic Patient Education Resources

We firmly believe that patient education improves health. The links below contain valuable information from a variety of resources including ACOG and Uptodate to help you with gynecologic and women's health concerns. They are not intended nor recommended as a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. 

Pap Smears and HPV
The Pap Test (ACOG)
Cervical Cancer Screening
Understanding Abnormal Pap Results (ACOG)
Human Papilloma Virus Infection (ACOG)
Human Papilloma Virus Vaccines (ACOG)
Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine Beyond the Basics
Colposcopy Beyond the Basics
Colposcopy (ACOG)
Treatment of Precancerous Cells of the Cervix

Uterine Problems/Menstrual Problems
Painful Menstrual Periods (ACOG)
Painful Menstrual Periods Beyond the Basics
Premenstrual Syndrome (ACOG)
Premenstrual Syndrome Beyond the Basics
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding (ACOG)
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding Beyond the Basics
Absent or Irregular Periods Beyond the Basics
Excessive Menstrual Bleeding Beyond the Basics
Perimenopausal and Postmenopausal Bleeding (ACOG)
Fibroids (ACOG)
Fibroids Beyond the Basics
Endometrial Hyperplasia (ACOG)
Uterine Cancer (ACOG)
Uterine Cancer Diagnosis and Staging

Ovarian Problems
Ovarian Cysts (ACOG)
Ovarian Cysts Beyond the Basics
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (ACOG)
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Beyond the Basics
Genetic Testing for Breast and Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian Cancer Screening
Ovarian Cancer (ACOG)

Vaginal, Vulvar, and Cervical Problems
Vulvovaginal Health

Vaginitis (ACOG)
Atrophic Vaginitis
Vaginal Discharge
Vaginal Yeast Infection
Bacterial Vaginosis
Disorders of the Vulva (ACOG)
Lichen Sclerosus
Vulvodynia (ACOG)
Cervical Cancer (ACOG)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
How to Prevent STD's (ACOG)
Genital Herpes (ACOG)
Genital Herpes Beyond the Basics
Genital Warts
Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, and Syphilis (ACOG)
Pubic Lice
Molluscum Contagiosum
Human Papilloma Virus Infection (ACOG)
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (ACOG)
Infectious Mononucleosis
Testing for HIV

Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Incontinence
Pelvic Support Problems (ACOG)
Pelvic Floor Muscle Exercises
Urinary Incontinence (ACOG)
Urinary Incontinence Beyond the Basics

Fecal Incontinence (ACOG)
Fecal Incontinence Beyond the Basics
Urinary Incontinence Treatment

Pelvic Pain
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (ACOG)
Chronic Pelvic Pain (ACOG)
Chronic Pelvic Pain Beyond the Basics
Interstitial Cystitis Diagnosis
Interstitial Cystitis Treatment
Vulvodynia (ACOG)
Endometriosis (ACOG)

Sexual Health
When Sex is Painful (ACOG)
Sexual Dysfunction
Your Sexual Health (ACOG)

Breast Health
Detecting and Treating Breast Problems (ACOG)
Common Breast Problems
Screening for Breast Problems (ACOG)
Breast Cancer Screening Beyond the Basics
Breast Cancer: Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment

Perimenopausal and Postmenopausal Bleeding (ACOG)
Menopause (ACOG)
Menopause Beyond the Basics
Atrophic Vaginitis
Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy
Nonhormonal Treatments for Menopausal Symptoms

Osteoporosis (ACOG)
Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment
Bone Density Testing
Vitamin D Deficiency
Calcium and Vitamin D for Bone Health

Evaluating Infertility (ACOG)
Evaluating the Infertile Couple
Treating Infertility (ACOG)
Infertility Treatment with Clomiphene
In Vitro Fertilization
Infertility Treatment with Gonadotropins

Teen Health
Your Changing Body (ACOG) 
You and Your Sexuality (ACOG)
Menstruation (ACOG)
Having a Baby (ACOG)
Birth Control (ACOG)
Your First Gynecologic Visit (ACOG)

Surgery and Procedures
Preparing for Surgery (ACOG)
Care After Gynecologic Surgery
Ultrasound Exams (ACOG)
Sonohysterography (ACOG)
Hysterosalpingography (ACOG)
Colposcopy (ACOG)
Colposcopy Beyond the Basics
Endometrial Ablation (ACOG)
Sterilization Procedures
Postpartum Tubal Sterilization (ACOG)
Laparoscopy (ACOG)
Dilation and Curettage (ACOG)
Dilation and Curettage Beyond the Basics
Hysteroscopy (ACOG)
Surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence (ACOG)
Hysterectomy (ACOG)
Abdominal Hysterectomy
Vaginal Hysterectomy

Nutrition, Exercise, and Weight Control
Healthy Eating (ACOG)
High Fiber Diet
Diet and Health
Exercise and Fitness (ACOG)
Exercise Beyond the Basics
Weight Control (ACOG)
Weight Loss Treatment
Weight Loss Surgery

Urinary Tract Infections (ACOG)
Urinary Tract Infections
Care After Sexual Assault
Reducing Your Risk of Cancer (ACOG)
Tobacco (ACOG)
Quitting Smoking
Alcohol (ACOG)
Domestic Violence (ACOG)
Cholesterol (ACOG)
Depression (ACOG)
Digestive Problems (ACOG)
Making the Most of Your Health Care Visit (ACOG)
Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis (ACOG)
Thyroid Disease (ACOG)
Heart Health (ACOG)

Jamison Alexander, D.O., F.A.C.O.G.

Misty Nobles, PA-C