The Doctor's Notes: Endometriosis: What is it?
by Dr. Robert C. Lawler, M.D.

The endometrium is the lining of the uterus. In reproductive age women it functions as the site for implantation of a newly created embryo. When endometrial tissue is found in areas outside the...

The Doctor's Notes: Dysmenorrhea: How is it Treated?
by Dr. Robert C. Lawler, M.D.

The majority of patients who are diagnosed with primary dysmenorrhea can be effectively treated with a class of drugs know as nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs or (NSAIDs). These medica...

The Doctor's Notes: Dysmenorrhea: How is it Diagnosed?
by Dr. Robert C. Lawler, M.D.

Primary dysmenorrhea is diagnosed by taking a through medical history, including onset, duration and severity of symptoms. Also the presence of other symptoms during this time should be...

Periodically our doctor, Dr. Robert Lawler, will be sharing some of his notes on topics for you! They will be shared here on our website as well on our Facebook Page. Enjoy!

First topic: Dysmenorrhea by Dr. Robert C. Lawler, M.D.

What is it?
Dysmenorrhea is the presenc...

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