17 October 2017

IUD's | Intrauterine Devices - Birth Control | Salt Lake City, Utah

There are many things a women should consider before choosing a birth control method, such as IUD'sDr Hinson, of Salt Lake City, Utah provides counseling by education and providing valuable information, so that a woman can choose the safest and most effective birth control method for her. ParaGard IUD Birth Control | Dr Hinson | Salt Lake City Utah

IUD's are small, "T-shaped" devices inserted into the uterus to prevent pregnancy
IUD's are safe, effective, and long lasting, and must be inserted by a health care provider such as Dr Hinson.

Women considering birth control options should find the method that is best for them personally. Call and set up an appointment with Dr Hinson to out which birth control methods may be right for you. Miena IUD Salt Lake City Utah | Dr Hinson

ParaGard and Mirena

There are two brands of IUD available in the United States, ParaGard and Mirena. The ParaGard IUD contains copper. It is effective for 12 years.The Mirena IUD releases a small amount of progestin, a hormone. It is effective for five years. IUDs are one of the most effective forms of birth control available. Less than 1 out of 100 women will get pregnant each year if they use the ParaGard or the Mirena IUD.

ParaGard is a reversible birth control method that is both highly effective and completely hormone free.  Mirena is a hormone-releasing system placed in the uterus to prevent pregnancy.  Mirena also treats heavy periods in women who choose intrauterine contraceptives.

IUD's such as ParaGard and Mirena do not prevent against HIV or STD's.  Moreover, it is recommended that women also use a latex or female condom along with the IUD to refuse the risk of infection and pregnancy.

IUD's Used To Treat Heavy Periods

In a clinical trial of women with heavy periods and treated with Mirena, the majority had an 80% reduction in bleeding in three months. At six months the majority had over a 90% reduction in bleeding.

Why Choose Dr. Hinson

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Passionate about her vision. Treating women as people, respecting their value as females, and as people.

25 years of OB/GYN experience, acting as the only doctor for most of her patients , treating other medical needs as well.

Emphasizes a partnership with the patient in her health care, strongly advocating her responsibility in her health.

Focused, nonjudgemental listener, effective communicator and educator.

Considers the patient's overall health, mental state, and social issues as possible factors contributing to her present problems.

Considers the female body as a whole, not just the pelvic region.

Committed to staying current with changing guidelines and treatment options.

Continuously updating skills with emphasis on minimally invasive and in-office procedures.

More About Dr. Hinson

For 25 years Dr. Joanne S. Hinson has provided compassionate healthcare to the women of Salt Lake City, Utah and beyond. From puberty to menopause, Dr Hinson provides the best personalized GYN services… caring for the whole woman.

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