Cytotec

Cytotec We know during this time you may have many questions and concerns and we are here to help you in any way we can. We have given you the following prescription: Cytotec 200mcg: Insert 4 tablets (800mcg) vaginally, repeat in 8 hours, not to exceed 3 doses Cytotec is a synthetic prostaglandin that in… Continue reading>

Vasectomy

Dr Andrews will be contacting Dr Marlin Christiansen from the Merrill Gappmayer Family Medicine at UVRMC to coordinate a date and time for your appointment where both will be available. Scheduling will call you when they have found a date and time that will work for both of the physicians. If the date that is… Continue reading>

Methotrexate

What to expect when taking Methotrexate • Your bleeding after Methotrexate will vary (you may have heavier bleeding at times or may only have spotting for several weeks). • You will have weekly Quantitative HCG blood work until your level = 0 • You may have slight increased pain for the first 3-4 days after… Continue reading>

Dr. Aagard Awarded 2016 Physician of Excellence

Dr. Aagard was recently awarded the 2016 Physician of Excellence by IHC! Managers and staff from Utah Valley Hospital, American Fork Hospital and Orem Community Hospital nominate physicians based on three qualifications: Participation with Intermountain's Healing Commitments Providing extraordinary care to patients and their families Support for Women and Children's Clinical Program goals Hospital managers… Continue reading>

Microcephaly

Microcephaly is a birth defect where a baby’s head is smaller than expected when compared to babies of the same sex and age. Babies with microcephaly often have smaller brains that might not have developed properly. What is microcephaly? Microcephaly is a condition where a baby’s head is much smaller than expected. During pregnancy, a… Continue reading>

Zika and Pregnancy FAQs

What countries are currently affected by the Zika Virus? Here is a list of countries currently affected by the virus. Please let your provider know if you have traveled or plan to travel to any of these locations. Specific areas where Zika is spreading are often difficult to determine and will likely change over time.… Continue reading>

Zika and Travel During Pregnancy

What places have outbreaks of Zika? Local transmission of Zika has been reported in many countries and territories. Specific areas where Zika is spreading are often difficult to determine and will likely change over time. Check CDC’s Zika Travel Information webpage often for the most up-to-date travel recommendations. Should pregnant women travel to place with… Continue reading>

Zika Virus FAQs

What is Zika Virus Disease (Zika)? Zika is a disease caused by the Zika virus that is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis (red eyes). The illness is usually mild with symptoms lasting for several… Continue reading>