192020Oct
Midwives Versus Doctors: What’s The Difference?

Midwives Versus Doctors: What’s The Difference?

Whether or not you’re planning to have a baby in the near future, it’s important that you take care of your health and work with a reputable healthcare provider. But in this day and age, there is a growing demand for providers of women’s healthcare that extend beyond gynecologists alone. In fact, there has been…

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212020Jul
Steps to Take When Prepping For Your Pregnancy

Steps to Take When Prepping For Your Pregnancy

Pregnancy is one of the most memorable times of your life. However, this doesn’t mean that every step of the way will be filled with rainbows and sunshine. A lot of preparation goes into the big day — your baby’s birth. If this is your first pregnancy, here’s what you must do to have a…

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112020Apr
3 Signs It’s Time to Call Your Gynecologist

3 Signs It’s Time to Call Your Gynecologist

In the U.S., many women rely on their gynecologists — not only to provide prenatal care and yearly exams but also to address signs of underlying health issues. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists predicts there will be a 6% increase in demand for women’s healthcare in the United States over the next decade,…

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102015Jun
Dr. Figueroa Named Chairman of OB Department at Banner Ironwood

Dr. Figueroa Named Chairman of OB Department at Banner Ironwood

My OBGyne is very pleased to announce that Dr. Figueroa has been named Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Banner Ironwood! Dr. Figueroa looks forward to providing and developing comprehensive, personalized healthcare designed to meet women’s needs—from childhood and adolescence through the reproductive years into menopause and beyond. “I am honored and…

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132015Apr
Abdominal Pain: Possible Causes & Treatment

Abdominal Pain: Possible Causes & Treatment

Tummy troubles? Almost everybody at some time or another will experience abdominal pain. Abdominal pain is any pain or discomfort occurring between the lower chest and the groin—or as most call it—the “belly”. Your abdomen consists of lots of different organs—the stomach, liver, gallbladder, intestines, pancreas, esophagus and numerous blood vessels. It’s easy to generalize…

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312014Oct
Progesterone: What You Need To Know

Progesterone: What You Need To Know

Progesterone is a natural female hormone known as the “pregnancy hormone”. Progesterone plays a role in maintaining pregnancy—it’s one of the hormones in our bodies that stimulates and regulates various functions. What is Progesterone? Progesterone is a hormone produced in the body that helps regulate the menstrual cycle of women. Progesterone is produced just before…

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242014Oct
Pregnancy Calculator: When is Your Due Date?

Pregnancy Calculator: When is Your Due Date?

How to Determine Your Baby’s Due Date Did you just find out that you’re pregnant? Congratulations! Pregnancy brings a lot of excitement and joy, but can also be filled with worries, questions and discomfort. One of the biggest pregnancy questions? The due date. The question everyone (including yourself) wants answered the minute you find out…

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172014Oct
Endometriosis: What You Need to Know

Endometriosis: What You Need to Know

Endometriosis Facts More than 5.5 million women in America have symptoms of endometriosis. This condition is most commonly found in women in their 30’s and 40’s. Endometriosis affects women in their reproductive years, and is one of the leading causes of pelvic pain. The exact prevalence of endometriosis is unknown since many women may have…

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102014Oct
5 Early Signs and Symptoms of Pregnancy

5 Early Signs and Symptoms of Pregnancy

Do You Think You’re Pregnant? – 5 Early Signs and Symptoms of Pregnancy Not sure if you’re pregnant? Every woman is different, as are her experiences of pregnancy and symptoms throughout. There are early signs and symptoms of pregnancy that may point to the possibility of being pregnant. Below are 5 specific symptoms to keep…

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12014Oct
Women Of Excellence Healthcare Changes Name to My OBGyne

Women Of Excellence Healthcare Changes Name to My OBGyne

Women Of Excellence Healthcare Changes Name To My OBGyne New Name, New Look, Same Great Providers Press Release: (San Tan Valley, AZ) –After providing exemplary service for over 4 years, Women of Excellence Healthcare has changed their name to My OBGyne and is proud to introduce Dr. George Figueroa to their prestigious team.     For…

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