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All Phases of Life
T L Jenkins MD

Houston area specialist helps choose the best birth control option for you

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Birth Control Houston at Jenkins Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Medicine
Dr. Jenkins and his team offer personal and quality care for women in all phases of life with products and procedures for birth control in the Houston area, designed to meet each patient’s reproductive goals, lifestyle preferences, budget, and personal beliefs.

Condoms may the first type of contraception that come into mind. Barrier methods block the sperm from reaching an egg. Like their male counterparts, female condoms are made from a type of rubber and are placed to line the vagina. Effectiveness depends on many factors, including:
  • Age
  • Frequency of sexual activity
  • Proper use
Besides condoms, birth control pills probably come to mind. These hormonal methods contain either progestin or estrogen and progestin to stop the eggs from leaving the ovaries or to prevent sperm from reaching eggs by thickening the cervical mucus. NuvaRing is a combination hormonal method, containing both estrogen and progestin. Once you place the ring in your vagina, it releases a low dose of hormones continuously on a four-week cycle (three weeks in, one week out) to prevent pregnancy.

You may opt for a nonsurgical outpatient procedure such as Nexplanon®, which releases the progestin hormone etonogestrel. Inserted underneath the skin on the inside of your upper arm, this flexible insert can prevent pregnancy for up to three years. Afterward, you can have a new insert implanted.

Still other procedures include Intrauterine Devices for long-term pregnancy prevention of up to 10 years. Mirena and Skyla contain hormones that prevent sperm from reaching the uterus. Paragard releases copper to produce an inflammatory reaction that prevents fertilization.

Call 855-346-8610 for a consultation.

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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.

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