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Dr. Lisa Simone Vernon, M.D.

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Lisa Vernon is an obstetrician-gynecologist practicing in Manahawkin, NJ. Dr. Vernon specializes in women's health, particularly the female reproductive system, pregnancy and childbirth. As an obstetrician-gynecologist, or OB-GYN, Dr. Vernon can treat a number of health issues related to the vagina, uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes and breasts. Dr Vernon can also treat women during pregnancy, labor, childbirth and the postpartum period. In this specialty, doctors focus on reproductive care from puberty through adulthood.
16 years Experience
Dr. Lisa Simone Vernon, M.D.
  • Manahawkin, NJ
  • Meharry Medical College
  • Accepting new patients

Airport security and being pregnant

According to research conducted by the Center for Devices and radiological Health of the Food and Drug Administration, it is safe for everyone, including pregnant women, to go READ MORE
According to research conducted by the Center for Devices and radiological Health of the Food and Drug Administration, it is safe for everyone, including pregnant women, to go through these machines.

Is fertility reduced with spina bifida?

Most men with SB are fertile and can successfully become fathers. Even is sexual dysfunction is present, as long as his sperm count is normal, you can achieve pregnancy

How can I differentiate between implantation bleeding and periods?

It all comes down to timing and amount. Implantation bleeding is usually a few days earlier than your usual menses (menses normally occurs 14 days after ovulation). The amount READ MORE
It all comes down to timing and amount. Implantation bleeding is usually a few days earlier than your usual menses (menses normally occurs 14 days after ovulation). The amount is usually lighter and not as a rich a red as your usual flow

If my pregnancy test is negative, why are my periods delayed?

Stressors (extreme changes dieting or excessive exercise, disruption of your normal sleep habits for example) or thyroid, pituitary or adrenal dysfunction. This is a question READ MORE
Stressors (extreme changes dieting or excessive exercise, disruption of your normal sleep habits for example) or thyroid, pituitary or adrenal dysfunction. This is a question best addressed during a visit with a gynecologist.

Vaginal warts

There will always be a small amount of discomfort associated with cryotherapy. Fortunately it is short-lived.