Peninsula Women’s Care is an all-female medical practice: Women in medicine treating women. Our board certified physicians, certified nurse practitioners and highly trained staff have been serving women in Hampton Roads since 1992.
If you are a breast cancer survivor suffering from vulvovaginal atrophy dyspareunia (painful sex) and have a severe contraindication to hormonal therapy or are concerned about the side-effects of using local estrogen therapy, lubricants, or moisturizing agents, there is a better way!
The symptoms of lichen sclerosus are irritation, dryness, intense itching and tearing of the vulvar skin. The patient may also experience scar and adhesion formation, secondary ulcerations and white blanching of the tissue.
Our family is forever indebted to Dr. O'Connell and Peninsula Women's Care for all the care and love they have provided us throughout the past 4 years.