For numerous women, menopause can come with many uncomfortable symptoms and physical changes. At her practice, Dr. Chowdhury helps patients throughout Plano, TX and the surrounding Dallas area get the treatment they require to manage menopause symptoms such as mood fluctuations, hot flashes, vaginal dryness, and painful intercourse. She will offer many suggestions and tips depending on the patient's age, stage of menopause and health situation. Natural remedies will be offered first but if the need arises, she can offer a variety of hormonal therapy.
Menopause is a normal part of a woman’s evolution through life which transpires when she has stopped making eggs which are functional. At birth, women have roughly 1 to 3 million functioning ovum, or eggs, and this number goes down to roughly 400,000 by the time she enters puberty. At menopause, women typically have less than 10,000 functioning ovum. While some are lost during ovulation, much more are lost in atresia. As menopause gets nearer, the ovum a woman produces become resistant to follicle-stimulating hormones or FSH. The ovaries radically decrease the creation of estrogen as well. Testosterone production also drops off. These fluctuations frequently cause the unpleasant symptoms related to menopause.
The symptoms or indications of menopause typically vary from woman to woman and some may not experience any signs at all. The most frequently experienced symptoms usually include:
When menopausal symptoms are serious enough to inhibit everyday life there are several treatment options available to assist the woman with minimizing or alleviating symptoms. Treatments include:
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"My meeting with Dr. Chowdhury was very pleasant. She listened to me attentively and understood my problems."
"I just love Dr. Chowdhury and her staff! Every appointment was a very pleasant experience. She is a very sweet person"
" I had a surgery last year. She is amazing! Both as a Doctor and as a person. I would love refer anyone to her."
Dr. Julia Chowdhury is very keenly knowledgeable. She answered any & all questions to completion. Her "bed side manner" was very professional as well as loving.
I really loved my 1st experience with Dr. Chowdhury. Love her personality and love how professional she is. She was awesome and made me feel at ease throughout my visit.
She was awesome! The office was clean and comforting. She's super sweet & funny! She kept me calm..so assuring...it was just a really nice breath of fresh air
Dr. Chowdhury is amazing! I loved my experience with her. Very professional , super friendly with a relaxing sense of humor. Highly recommend her
Dr Julia and her staff are so welcoming and friendly. They're easy to talk to so you can basically ask anything without feeling embarrassed. I would recommend!
The doctor is super nice and if you're feeling nervous like myself she is a total professional who will listen to your needs and explain every step of the way.
Dr. Chowdhury, was amazing! She was pleasant and she knew exactly what I needed and she did just that. I was not in any extra pain and her bedside manner was amazing.
I love Dr. Chowdhury!! She is down to earth with a sense of humor while also being very informative and assertive. The office is nice and clean and offers great treatment
Excellent visit. I usually feel a little nervous when visiting an OB/GYN but she made me feel so comfortable.
The Doctor was very gentle during the examination procedure. She was very professional about communicating all my options. She answered all my questions patiently
if you're looking for a great OB-GYN that really cares about her patients I would choose her. She's amazing and I'm glad I have her as my OB-GYN.
I must say i was pleasantly surprised with the attitude.. calm, sweet, warm attitude of the doctor and entire staff. Highly recommend!
She is a very knowledgeable & friendly doctor who would answer all your questions patiently. My wife was very happy w/ her visit & intends to remain associated w/ her