Women’s health is an area of medicine that focuses on diagnosing and treating conditions that affect a woman’s physical and emotional health and wellness. At her office in Santa Monica, California, board-certified OB/GYN Lisa M. Masterson, MD, specializes in women’s health. She uses a combination of current cutting-edge medical treatments and alternative therapies to help you meet your health needs and goals. Call the Los Angeles area office or book an appointment online today.
Women have unique health care needs because of their reproductive organs. Women’s health is an area of medical care that focuses on these unique health needs.
Dr. Masterson is an experienced OB/GYN who specializes in women’s health. She uses cutting-edge medical treatments along with alternative therapies to provide compassionate and complete care in a comfortable and trusting environment.
Dr. Masterson provides care for women throughout each stage of their life, from adolescence through pregnancy to menopause and beyond.
Some of the women’s health services she offers include:
Dr. Masterson also provides care for women going through menopause. She has advanced training in menopause and provides the safest, most current treatments available to help you manage your menopause symptoms.
Treatments include traditional therapies, as well as alternative options like bioidentical hormone therapy.
Wellness is also an important part of women’s health. Dr. Masterson offers many unique wellness services for those in her care, including sound bath therapy, reiki, weight management, and intravenous (IV) therapy.
You can expect a patient-focused evaluation when you come in to see Dr. Masterson for a women’s health appointment. The specifics of your evaluation depend on your personal health needs and wellness goals.
During your appointment, Dr. Masterson asks detailed questions about your medical and gynecological history, family history, and current health concerns and symptoms.
She also reviews the types of medications and supplements you take and asks about your usual diet and exercise habits, and daily stresses.
Dr. Masterson then conducts a physical, breast, and pelvic exam, and may run various diagnostic tests specific to your health needs, such as a blood test, urinalysis, or diagnostic imaging.
She spends time talking to you about her findings and her recommendations. Then, together you develop a plan that helps you achieve your health and wellness goals.
For compassionate care from an expert in women’s health, call the office of Lisa M. Masterson, MD, or book an appointment online today.