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New COVID-19 Protocol at Affiliated Hospitals

If you are planning to deliver a baby at Katz Women’s Hospital or a LIJ Hospital, you can visit our office to get a COVID-19 test or vaccine. To help our patients and communities stay safe, Garden OB/GYN is offering COVID-19 testing & vaccines.

Aug 9th, 2021
Afraid of Weight Gain During Pregnancy?

Let’s face it, body image issues are not uncommon for women, but further compounded for pregnant women. Your body is changing at a fast pace and you might be asking yourself - just how much weight during my pregnancy should I expect?

May 12th, 2021
Thinking About Freezing Your Eggs?

We are living in modern times, and if you are like many millennial New Yorkers, your career, adventures, and goals are your current priorities. Starting a family in the near future is not necessarily one of your immediate goals. That is why many women in t

Apr 15th, 2021
Irregular Periods? It Could be PCOS

Did you know irregular periods may be caused by Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)? Learn about PCOS and its symptoms, causes, and treatment from our very own Manali Debnath, ARNP-BC, of Garden OB/GYN

Apr 2nd, 2021
Genetic Counseling and You!

You may have heard of genetic counseling before, but may not know exactly what it is. In this blog you can read about what genetic testing entails, what it tests for, and if you're a candidate for this test.

Dec 22nd, 2020
Why Choose Garden OB/GYN For Your High-Risk Pregnancy?

Pregnancy is an exciting, beautiful experience, but if you have or may be diagnosed with a high-risk pregnancy, you may be overcome with worries. Our medical team is therefore uniquely staffed with Board-certified high-risk pregnancy doctors to assist you

Dec 11th, 2020
Cervical Cancer Screening: What You Need To Know.

Cervical cancer is the 4th most common cancer worldwide among women. In the United States, pap smear tests allow us us to decrease the incidence of cervical cancer, and reduce mortality rates associated with cervical cancer.

Nov 3rd, 2020
Long Island, NY Hospital Affiliations

We are proudly affiliated with Mercy Hospital, Huntington Hospital, & Good Samaritan Hospital on Long Island, NY to deliver babies for our patients being seen in our Massapequa, NY, Commack, NY, and other Long Island offices

Oct 30th, 2020
What Medications are Safe to Take While Pregnant?

During pregnancy, you might be unsure of what medications are safe to use for you and your baby. We have all the answers to know which meds you can take for headaches, asthma, pain relief, colds, sleeping, and more.

Oct 26th, 2020
How We Are Keeping You Safe & Our Offices Open

Across our Manhattan, Queens, and Long Island offices, we're taking every initiative to keep our patients safe. If you need to see a gynecologist or obstetrician, you can safely and confidently visit our offices.

Apr 24th, 2020
Virtual Visits Now Available

To help our patients stay safe and on top of their health while practicing social distancing, we are now offering telemedicine appointment options through video calls with our expert providers.

Mar 19th, 2020
COVID-19

What we're doing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 18th, 2020
Cancer Prevention Project

If you haven't come in for your annual well-women visit, now is a better time than ever. Be proactive about your health and get a cancer screening!

Mar 18th, 2020
Her Option: An Option for Heavy Periods

Garden OB/GYN is proud to announce we now offer our patients an FDA-approved treatment for heavy menstruation. If you experience heavy periods, Her Option®, an effective in-office freezing procedure, may be right for you.

Jan 23rd, 2020
October Is Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month

In honor of Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month, we are spreading awareness of the benefits of ultrasounds in medical care. Especially in women's health, ultrasounds play a major role in detection and early diagnosis of many medical conditions.

Oct 3rd, 2019
In loving memory of Paul Hartel

This week the Garden OB/GYN family had to say goodbye to one of our own. With heavy hearts we report the passing of Paul Hartel, one of our dedicated employees.

Aug 21st, 2019
Laser hair removal: a cost effective option

Did you know laser hair removal is one if the most cost effective hair removal options long-term? Getting laser hair removal may save you money vs. Shaving or waxing. Learn more in our blog post.

Aug 5th, 2019
You can now have beautiful smooth skin with Laser Hair Removal!

Do you feel self-conscious when it comes to your hair, especially in the summer when you are outdoors? There is no need to worry anymore because we have a solution that is perfect for you! Learn more about Laser Hair Removal in our latest blog post.

Jul 30th, 2019
Are You a Candidate for Non-Surgical Body Contouring?

If you’re feeling self-conscious about excess skin or love handles, you may want to consider non-surgical body contouring to boost your body positivity. Learn more about non-surgical body contouring in our latest blog post!

Jul 9th, 2019
We offer In-house sonograms!

Ultrasounds are an incredibly important part of obstetrics and gynecology medical care. Garden OB/GYN therefore proudly offers our patients the convenience of in-office ultrasounds. Learn more about it in our latest blog post.

Jun 21st, 2019
Do you pee when you cough?

We know its an uncomfortable question, and is an even more uncomfortable issue to deal with, but we ask if you suffer from stress urinary incontinence we have a solution for you!

Jun 19th, 2019
Have You Scheduled Your Well-Woman Exam?

Are you due for your well-woman exam? As the summer season approaches and many of the usual yearly demands slow down a bit (or not at all - who are we kidding), it is a great time to take control of your health.

Jun 18th, 2019
How can you reduce your risk of getting Skin Cancer?

Skin cancer is known as the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet radiation from the sun is the one of the main causes of skin cancer. Learn more about ways to reduce your risk of getting skin cancer in our latest blog post.

Jun 13th, 2019
Want blemish-free legs for the summer?

Consider our non-invasive, effective and safe aesthetic treatments for your goal this summer. Learn more about our non-invasive treatments in our latest blog post!

Jun 10th, 2019
Our Plastic Surgery Services

Radiate your inner brilliance with the experts who know women best! Garden Plastic Surgery & MedAesthetics is proud to offer a wide range of plastic Surgery services, as well as non-invasive laser therapies for your aesthetic goals.

Jun 5th, 2019
National Cancers Survivors day

This past weekend, we, with the country, celebrated National Cancer Survivors’ Day. A diagnosis of cancer is a tough battle to face for everyone involved: the patient, their family and their caregivers. Learn more about Survivors day in our blog post.

Jun 4th, 2019
Cellulite is not a mandatory part of summer

If you are worried about how that pesky, stubborn cellulite, which most of us have, will look this summer, we have quick, effective and safe non-surgical solutions for you! Learn more about the non-surgical solutions in our latest blog post.

May 31st, 2019
What is PostPartum depression?

PostPartum depression is a mental health illness that affects women after they give birth to their baby. Learn more about PostPartum depression in our latest blog post.

May 22nd, 2019
Women's Night Out!

Have you been stressed out lately, and need a night to yourself? Garden OB/GYN is hosting Women's Night Out on June 13th, 2019 at 6pm. It will be a night filled with excitement that includes, door prizes, raffles, gifts, and much more!

May 13th, 2019
How effective is birth control?

If properly used, the oral contraceptive is 99% effective. However oral pills can be easy to forget. Learn more about oral contraceptives in our latest blog post.

May 10th, 2019
Is it okay to exercise while pregnant?

Yes, it is often safe to exercise during your pregnancy and can even be very beneficial, as long as you consult with your Obstetrician or pregnancy provider beforehand.

May 10th, 2019
What is Vaginitis?

Vaginitis is an inflammation or infection of the vagina. Learn more about Vaginitis in our latest blog post.

May 3rd, 2019
Hot off the Press! Casey-Ann Collen is in BELLA Magazine!

Garden OBGYN is happy to announce that one of our hard working nurses has been named Top Nurse by the International Nurses Association and was featured in BELLA Magazine in an article where she gives insight on vaginal health. This nurse is our very own 

Oct 2nd, 2020
Take a look at our new website

We have a brand new website! Our new website offers all of the same features as before, but now in a more easy-to-use way.

Apr 24th, 2019
A Brief Look at Women's Health

Women experience different challenges and are more likely to be diagnosed with certain diseases than opposed to men. Diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and heart disease are the leading causes of death for women.

Apr 19th, 2019
Curious About Learning About Menopause?

Menopause is the end to a women’s menstrual cycle. Menopause happens to women in their 40’s-50’s and is diagnosed after 12 months without a menstrual cycle.

Mar 20th, 2019
Who Should Consider Vaginal Rejuvenation?

If you are curious about vaginal rejuvenation, you are not alone. Many women, of many different ages, are interested in this women’s wellness treatment - and many women, across different age groups, may qualify for the treatment!

Mar 7th, 2019
Get to Know Dr. Arminda Mauricio

Arminda Mauricio, MD, is a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist offering complete care for patients of all ages: pediatric, adolescent, women of child-bearing age, perimenopausal and beyond.

Feb 22nd, 2019
What Entails a Normal Gynecological Annual Exam?

Our kind and compassionate Physician Assistant, Jennifer Mansfield is her to explain what happens during a gynecological annual exam. Her explanation will hopefully take some of the mystery and anxiety out of this very common and useful visit!

Feb 20th, 2019
Fetal Cardiac Pathophysiology

During cardiogenesis, the primitive heart tube produces peristaltic waves of contractions, due to stimulation provided by natural cardiac pacemaker activity produced by cells of the sinus node (SN) at approximately 5 weeks of gestation.

Feb 19th, 2019
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Explained

Dr. Are is here to explain the details of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. If you have concerns that you may be experiencing the symptoms of PCOS or if you simply have questions about it, we welcome you to schedule an appointment

Feb 12th, 2019
How Much Physical Activity Should You Do if You're Pregnant?

According to the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, most adults should be engaging in physical activity for a wide variety of health benefits. While women who are pregnant need to modify their physical activity, it is still important to get moving

Feb 11th, 2019
What are Ovarian Cysts?

If you have questions about Ovarian Cysts, our expert practitioner, Dr. Sandra Curet has information to help explain what Ovarian Cysts are

Feb 8th, 2019
Learn About World Cancer Day - February 4, 2019

Globally, cancer is the second-leading cause of death, with 9.6 million people dying from cancer each year. For women, there are some types of cancers that most often affect women and some are specific to the female reproductive organs.

Feb 4th, 2019