Menopause and Sexual Function

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Women in peri/menopause experience a decrease in estrogen which in term may have negative effects on some or all areas of sexual function, such as desire, arousal, lubrication, orgasm, satisfaction and pain. Join this talk to learn how you can maintain a healthy sex life during menopause. 

Join host and Founder Melissa Ashley as she speaks with Dr. Somi Javaid about the toll menopause can take on our sexual well being and what we can do about it. The conversation will range from loss of libido and orgasm dysfunction to sexual pain and vaginal dryness. Dr. Javaid will help us understand why these symptom may occur and what can be done to alleviate them with both hormonal and non-hormonal treatments. 


Dr. Somi Javaid

Dr. Somi Javaid

OB/GYN and Founder of HerMD

Dr. Javaid is a board certified OBGYN physician/surgeon who specializes in menopause, minimally invasive surgery, sexual medicine, general gynecology, laser surgery and ultrasound. Her mission is to empower women to take charge of their own health & wellness, which led her to found HerMD in 2015, a private medical practice and medical spa dedicated to serving women.

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