What are the risks of ectopic pregnancy?
GYN Emergent Care Center is the ONLY Emergent Care facility that is dedicated to women's health and specialized in early pregnancy and gynecology emergency care. All the doctors on staff are female, highly skilled and experienced, board certified and board eligible OB/GYN specialists. The facility serves the residents of Southern California, including Long Beach and many nearby neighborhoods, and offers diagnostics, ultrasounds, lab tests and surgical procedures - all at one location, real time and with minimal wait times.
By specializing in many aspects of gynecology emergency care, the facility offers its patients state of the art treatment options when they need them, faster, better and more efficient than any emergency room. The all-female staff of GYN Emergent Care Center consists of both physicians and women's health specialists. Each doctor has earned the respect of her peers and strives to provide the best care possible to each patient by offering individualized and personalized care in a comfortable environment.
Dr. Miriam Mackovic-Basic received her medical degree and Ph.D. from the University of Zagreb School of Medicine in Zagreb, Croatia. She was an intern and resident at the Center of Heart & Blood Vessels Disease World Health Organization in Zagreb, Croatia and UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. She also received an Executive MBA from the Marshall Business School at USC in Los Angeles, CA.
Languages spoken: English, Croatian, Spanish.
Current Awards: Super Doctor, Business Women of the Year 2016, Long Beach Chamber of Commerce
Dr. Antoaneta Mueller received her medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami, FL. She was an intern and did her residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, FL. Dr. Mueller is the GYN Emergent Care Center Director.
Languages spoken: English, Romanian, Spanish
Current Awards: Super Doctor - Rising Star, Patients Choice Award, Compassionate Doctor Award
Dr. Jinwen Ingrid Lin received her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY and completed her internship and residency at LA + USC Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Lin is the GYN Emergent Care Center Clinical and Laboratory Director.
Languages spoken: English, Mandarin, Spanish.
Current Awards: Super Doctor - Rising Star
Dr. Alessandra Kostolias earned her medical degree at the Federal Fluminense University Faculty of Medicine in 2010 in Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She completed her residency at the New York Presbyterian Hospital and fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center also located in New York. .
Languages spoken: English, Brazilian Portuguese & Spanish
Dr. Helen Yang graduated from Touro University of Nevada in Henderson, NV. She completed her internship at Garden City Hospital in Garden City, MI. Dr. Yang did her residency at MWU/Opti: Presence-Resurrection Healthcare Consortium in Chicago, IL.
Languages spoken: English, Chinese
Dr. Heidi Gage received her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, MO. She then completed her internship and residency at Saint John’s Mercy Medical Center in Saint Louis, MO.
Languages spoken: English
Dr. Devera earned her medical degree in 2010 at Albany Medical College in Albany, NY. Her residency was completed in 2014 at White Memorial Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA.
Languages spoken: English and Spanish
What are the risks of ectopic pregnancy?
Vaginal discharge for the most part is considered to be normal but for some discharges, it can be caused by other gyn issues.
Bartholin glands are located under the skin on either side of the opening of the vagina. They release fluid that helps with lubrication during sexual intercourse. If the Bartholin glands become blocked, a cyst
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