What is Menopause?
Menopause is the end of your menstrual cycles. The definition of menopause is 12 consecutive months without a period. It can occur anytime between 45-55 years old. However, the average age is 51 in the United States.
Perimenopause is the time of life leading up to the menopausal transition. Fertility will decrease, and periods will become irregular. Women may start having perimenopausal symptoms as early as late 30's.
Many women bemoan the onset of menopause as the loss of youth and vitality. To the contrary, menopause can be an entirely liberating experience. With guidance from your pracitioners at the GIC, all well-versed in the lastest in bioidentical and traditional hormone therapy, we can help you live your best life.
What are the treatment options for Menopause?
The treatments span from hormone therapy such as Bioidentical Hormone Therapy to alternative medicine such as plant based alternatives, herbals, diet, and lifestyle changes. Vaginal treatments are also offered.
What symptoms can Hormone Therapy treat?
Sex Drive and Libido
Hot Flashes and Sweats
What is the treatment process for Menopause Management?
At your initial visit, which may also be virtual, we will discuss all your symptoms and goals. We also offer in office laboratory evaluation and testing. We will then review your options and next steps.
Your menopause treatments are usually administered at home and we will monitor your progress every few months until your goals have been reached.
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