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Female Hormone Replacement Therapy

Most women never need hormone replacement therapy. But you may if you’re suffering from the symptoms of menopause or perimenopause. Dramatic mood swings, hot flashes or vaginal dryness may be due to a hormonal imbalance caused by low estrogen levels. Fortunately, female hormone replacement therapy with nurse practitioner Svetlana Pyatigorskaya at Vitality NP Family Health brings you back into balance. Svetlana has more than three decades of experience working with women’s health. Call today for an appointment.

Who Needs Female Hormone Therapy?

Women who are going through menopause — or the stage before menopause called perimenopause — may need female hormone replacement therapy. If you’re in that group and want to talk to a professional about whether this therapy can benefit you, reach out to Svetlana Pyatigorskaya, a nurse practitioner with Vitality NP Family Health in New York City.
Normally, your organs are basically bathed in estrogen your whole life. Once you begin to go through perimenopause, there are irregular drops in estrogen, causing a hormonal imbalance. This imbalance only worsens as you go enter menopause, and it can trigger some uncomfortable side effects.

When Do I Need Hormone Replacement Therapy?

The symptoms of menopause may begin during perimenopause, and it’s often these symptoms that trigger the need for female hormone therapy. You haven’t really entered full menopause until you’ve been without a period for a whole year. Once you’ve gone 12 months with no spotting or blood release of any kind, you’ve made it to menopause.

You may have symptoms before you reach perimenopause or menopause. Svetlana can treat you with female hormone replacement therapy for other reasons, such as to:

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Am I a Good Candidate for Female Hormone Therapy?

If your symptoms from menopause are interfering with your quality of life, female hormone replacement therapy may be a good choice. Before you start, talk to your nurse practitioner about making lifestyle changes to help your body get through menopause more comfortably. Non-invasive alternative treatments like lifestyle changes are easier on your body than hormonal treatments. To discuss your options and have your symptoms addresses, contact Svetlana Pyatigorskaya at Vitality NP Family Health in Downtown NYC. She listens to your concerns and then shares her experienced opinion about the best course of action for you.

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Svetlana Pyatigorskaya is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner and American Board Anti Aging Health Practitioner. She lives and practicing in New York .