Posts From April, 2016

Urine Testing During Pregnancy

By Team Sundance
April 8, 2016

By Nicole Lamprinakos PA-C You may be wondering, why is a urine sample required at every prenatal visit? Analyzing your urine is an easy way to screen for various conditions that can be harmful to mom or baby during the pregnancy. How do I provide a urine sample? You will use a wipe provided to ... read more


Chlamydia- A Devastating STD with a Pretty Name

By Team Sundance
April 1, 2016

By Theresa Spruill, PA-C What is Chlamydia? Chlamydia Trachomatis? What is this? I know, it sounds like the name of some ancient royal, "Presenting your highness, queen Chlamydia Trachomatis"...NOT! Actually, Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted bacteria. It is estimated that 4 million people in the US are infected...wow! it is most prevalent among teenagers. ... read more


Endometriosis- What you need to Know!

By Team Sundance
April 1, 2016

By Frederick Gonzalez MD Endometriosis is a benign chronic disorders that mostly causes distressing and debilitating symptoms such as pelvic pain, painful periods, painful intercourse, and infertility. The endometrium is the normal lining of the uterine cavity. Its function is to accept a fertilized egg. If pregnancy does not occur, the normal lining of the ... read more