Birth control is one of the best ways you can take charge of your reproductive health as a woman. Regardless of what type you want, the experts at Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates of Dallas can help you choose a birth control method that works for your health and your lifestyle. Book an appointment and get started today.
The advances in modern medicine and technology have made it possible to choose from many different types of birth control. At Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates of Dallas, your physician can help you decide on a birth control plan based on your health history, your age, your goals, and your lifestyle.
Important questions to ask yourself when choosing a birth control method include:
It’s essential to understand all your options and to make the best decision for your long-term health and safety.
Regardless of your age, lifestyle, health status, or sexual habits, your physician at Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates of Dallas can help you find an effective birth control method that fits your situation.
Birth control options include:
If you choose a hormonal method of birth control, like the pill or the patch, you need to wait at least seven days before having unprotected sex, sometimes even longer.
Some women experience side effects from hormonal birth control, so talk to your physician if your symptoms don’t go away within a few weeks, or you feel you need to try a different method.
All types of birth control can prevent conception, but there is always a risk of pregnancy. Birth control also does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases or infections. Make sure you understand exactly how to use your chosen method of birth control effectively.
To make an appointment, call the office today. For an appointment at the Dallas location, you can also book online using the one-click scheduler.