Stress or anxiety can cause a serious night without sleep, which can lead to chronic health issues. The relationship of insomnia to anxiety disorders is also influenced by depression. Dr. Maese takes the time to understand your specific circumstances leading to these symptoms to help put together a treatment plan for optimal living.
Normal women have menopause at a mean age of 51 years, with 95 percent becoming menopausal between the ages of 45 to 55 years. Some menopausal symptoms include: vaginal atrophy, “hot flashes”, depression, joint aches and pains, sleep disturbances, and cognitive function and dementia. If you are experiencing menopausal symptoms, contact us to discuss risks and benefits of estrogen, available hormone preparations, and an overview of menopausal therapies for women who choose not to or cannot take estrogen. Dr. Maese will develop a management plan that focuses on relieving the specific symptoms that are most difficult.
Many women experience severe premenstrual symptoms (PMS) include depression, anxiety, irritability and loss of confidence, and physical symptoms including bloating and mastalgia. The main treatment goals for women who are diagnosed with PMS or PMDD are to improve symptoms and restore function while optimizing overall health. Women who seek treatment should book an appointment online and Dr. Maese will develop a management plan to reverse your negative symptoms and treat the main problem.
Bone density testing and mammograms may require a doctor’s referral (prescription). Dr. Maese works with great testing facilities,and can provide you with a referral and assist you in finding the best local facility for your bone density testing or mammogram.
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are caused by infections which are passed through sexual contact. These infections often do not cause any symptoms. And if you feel you are at risk of an infection, getting tested allows you to get any treatments you may need. Dr. Maese can talk with you about STDs and help you get any testing or treatment you may need.
Women are at a higher risk for osteoporosis after menopause due to lower levels of estrogen, a female hormone that helps to maintain bone mass. Dr. Maese provides preventive treatments that can help to maintain or increase bone density. For those affected by osteoporosis, early diagnosis of bone loss and valuation of fracture risk are vital because therapies are available that can slow further loss of bone or increase bone density.
Dr. Maese offers same-day sick visits for urgent medical concerns such as fevers, ear infections, diarrhea, nausea, asthma, allergic reactions and more. For sick visits, we encourage you to call before 12:00 pm for a same day appointment. Dr. Maese does his best to see every sick patient who needs a same-day appointment, however, he may not be able to accommodate your request. To schedule a same day sick visit, schedule an appointment online.