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Jenkins Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Medicine
Rating: 5 Jenkins Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Medicine - reviews

"He is a good listener. I have struggled with OB/GYN issues for years that have virtually disappeared after seeing him for a year. He gave good advice, prescribed appropriate medicine, and ordered essential & telling lab tests."

Medication Use During Pregnancy

Dr. Taryll L Jenkins explains medication use during pregnancy in Katy, TX area

Knowing what you can and cannot take during pregnancy can seem confusing. We have developed this guide to help you. If you have any questions about symptoms or how to treat them, we are only a phone call away. Call 855 346 8610. Acne USE: Salicylic Acid Topical Erythromycin Clindamycin Benzoyl peroxide AVOID: Accutane Tetracycline Retin-A Minocycline Antibiotics USE: Penicillin Keflex E-mycins Cephalosporins Ceclor Macrodantin/Macrobid Zithromax AVOID: Tetracycline Cipro Levaquin Minocycline Allergies/Colds USE: Allegra, Claritin, Benadryl, Zyrtec Dimetapp, Chlor-Trimeton Vicks Vapor rub Mucinex (guaifenesin) Tylenol Cold and Sinus* Pseudoephedrine, Sudafed 12-hour* Sudafed* *AVOID if blood pressure problems exist. Constipation USE: … Continue reading

Miscellaneous Information

Miscellaneous Information in Katy , TX area at Jenkins Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Medicine

So many things change when you become pregnant, you may not know which lifestyle modifications you need to make. If you do not find what you are looking for in this guide, please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 855 346 8610. Dental Care Dental care is an important aspect of health and wellness and should not be neglected. Unless urgent, dental treatments should be postponed until after the first trimester. At this time, the following are appropriate: X-rays. Dental staff should use the proper safety precautions to protect the abdomen. Anesthesia. Local anesthesia (Lidocaine) without epinephrine. Pain … Continue reading

Labor and Delivery

Preocess of Labor and Delivery explained by Dr. Taryll L Jenkins at Jenkins Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Medicine

Labor occurs in three stages. Stage 1 There are three phases to the first stage of labor, which begins at the onset of true contractions and completes with the full dilation of the cervix. The three phases include: Early phase. Also called the latent phase, this time involves contractions every 5 to 20 minutes. Contractions increase in frequency and intensity. At first, contractions will last 30 to 45 seconds. This will increase to 60 to 90 seconds as contractions occur about every 5 minutes. The cervix gradually dilates to about 3 to 4 centimeters. Because the early phase can last … Continue reading

Resources

Hospital tours, classes, and support At Jenkins Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Medicine in Katy, TX area

Hospital tours, classes, and support Schedule your tour of The Women’s Hospital of Texas, or register for classes by calling 713-791-7495. You may also find information on Classes and Events by visiting http://www.womanshospital.com. Understanding Insurance Generally, there is a global fee for obstetric care that includes office visits, labor and delivery, and your postpartum checkup. Not included in this global fee are labs, sonograms, fetal non-stress tests, and Rhogam injections. Your insurance will be billed for these fees. However, you may be responsible for a portion of them. Your balance will be due at the time of service. To determine … Continue reading

Why Breastfeeding is Recommended

Why Breastfeeding is Recommended in Katy TX area

Benefits of breastfeeding For Baby: For your baby, breast milk is both nutritious and medicinal. Breastfeeding reduces the risk of pneumonia, diarrhea, ear infections, urinary tract infection, and meningitis. Breastfeeding is fuel to the developing brain. It is said that breast milk can lead to an IQ that is higher by two to five points. Studies suggest that breastfeeding during the first year can decrease the risk of SIDS, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. Mortality rates are 21 percent lower amongst breast fed infants during the first 12 months compared to infants fed formula. Long-term benefits of breastfeeding include a decreased … Continue reading


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We offer general care, gynecology, and obstetrics services that span all stages of a woman's life. Dr. Taryll L. Jenkins, MD received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University and Doctorate of Medicine from Meharry Medical College School of Medicine, TN. He completed his residency training at the University of Texas and Hermann Hospital, TX and is Board-certified from the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, with years of research experience.

Dr. Adebola I. Falae, MD, FACOG received her undergraduate degree from Duke University in Durham, NC, and medical degree from University of Rochester Medical School, NY. She completed her residency training at Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans, LA. Women’s healthcare is her primary concern.

Dr. Maria Torres, MD, FACOG earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Baylor University, and her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, before completing residency training at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, IL. She’s an expert in infertility evaluation and high-risk pregnancies.

Jenkins Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Medicine

5 Jenkins Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Medicine - reviews

Gynecologist Katy TX - Open Quote He delivered both of my girls (now 5 & 3) and I think about him and his staff almost daily. He is the best doctor and an awesome person. He will always have a place in my heart! Gynecologist Katy TX

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