It's your health...
For the past 27 years, Dr. Catherine Vanderloos has been one of Shreveport/ Bossier's leading GYNs, providing compassionate, superior healthcare for women of all ages. Dr. Vanderloos is board-certified by ACOG in Gynecology and is also a NAMS (North American Menopause Society) Certified Menopause Practitioner, as well as a member of ISSWSH (International Society and Study of Women's Sexual Health), National Vulvodynia Association, and ASCCP (American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology)
Dr. Vanderloos and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommend:
All women over 21 have an annual well-woman visit: referrals for mammograms and bone density available. Pap smears recommended per ASCCP guidelines as well as per patient's request.
All women 40 and older to have a mammogram and an ANNUAL mammogram after age 50 and a screening colonoscopy after age 50.
Providing information, support and management for symptoms of PMS, contraception(review of all options, including nexplanon and other long-acting forms of contraception and sterilization), female health screening at every age including immunization recommendation and vitamin D screening, noninvasive treatments for bladder leakage and frequency(offering INTone program in which evaluation/management is done in our office and then the program is continued at patient's home) and management of all changes associated with menopause and life thereafter (offering newest options, including Osphena for vaginal pain and dryness; and many options of hormonal and non-hormonal therapies)
Minimally invasive approaches to hysterectomy, including LESS.
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FYI: 1. ADDYI is a prescription medicine used to treat Hypoactive(low) Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD) in women who have not gone through menopause, who have not had problems with low sexual desire in the past, and who have low sexual desire nomatter the type of sexual activity, the situation, or the sexual partner. Dr. Vanderloos is participating through the ADDYI REMS program to provide information and management with ADDYI. She is a member of ISSWSH (International Society and Study of Women's Sexual. A good discussion can be found at http://drstreicher.com/dr-streicher-blog/2015/10/everything-you-always-wanted-to-know-about-addyi
2. InTone® is a new medical device for women ( ♀ ) designed to STOP urinary incontinence and bladder leakage without surgery, pain, or pills. InTone® MV , an even newer modification, is designed to STOP fecal incontinence and leakage .InTone is a onetime purchase that belongs to you for use in the privacy of your own home. Used correctly with guidance from Dr. Vanderloos, bladder/rectal leakage and urgency will no longer affect your life. The results are so impressive, InControl Medical guarantees that InTone, if used correctly, will stop bladder/rctal leakage and urgency permanently. If after following the treatment plan with Dr. Vanderloos and you are not satisfied with the results, InControl Medical will refund 100% of the device purchase price to you or your insurance company.
Dr. Vanderloos is happy to review these issues and provide the training guidance and support using the InTone®. For more information go to www.incontrolmedical.com ApexTM(automatic pelvic exerciser) and IntensityTM (Intimate health) are non-medical devices introduced by InControl Medical and available in Dr. Vanderloos' office as well.
3. We provide assistance with weight reduction through diet, exercise, phone apps, and medical management including CONTRAVE, a combination of wellbutrin and naloxone
3. When possible, Dr. Vanderloos, offers Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) surgery with a minimally invasive approach through a single incision confined to the umbilicus. LESS can be applied in gynecologic surgeries such as hysterectomy, tubal ligation, and oophorectomy, and allows quicker recovery and often with less pain .
More information on LESS surgery can be found at http://www.olympusamerica.com/less