Dr. Kathy O’Connell has been more than just my doctor for over 20 years and became my biggest cheerleader when I was diagnosed with breast cancer.
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.
With my first pregnancy, every visit I was greeted with kind nurses that genuinely wanted to know how I was doing.
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.