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Dr. Sophia J. Ommani, MD

OB-GYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist)

Dr. Sophia Ommani is an obstretrician-gynecologist practicing in Corpus Christi, Texas. Dr. Ommani specializes in women's health, particularly the female reproductive system, pregnancy and childbirth. As an obstretrician-gynecologist, or OB-GYN, Dr. Ommani can treat a number of health issues related to the vagina, uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes and breasts. Dr Ommani can also treat women during pregnancy, labor, childbirth and the postpartum period. In this specialty, doctors focus on reproductive care from puberty through adulthood.
17 years Experience
Dr. Sophia J. Ommani, MD
  • Corpus Christi, Texas
  • University of North Texas Health Science Center
  • Accepting new patients

Skin rash during pregnancy?

One possible condition is cholestasis in which the normal flow of bile is affected by high levels of pregnancy hormone. Another possible condition is PUPPS which results in a hive READ MORE
One possible condition is cholestasis in which the normal flow of bile is affected by high levels of pregnancy hormone.
Another possible condition is PUPPS which results in a hive like rash (cause is unknown). Treatment for this includes topical corticosteroids/antihistamines/pine tar soap. Another potential cause would be eczema.

What if I miss a week straight of birth control pills?

You should allow yourself to have a period and restart the pack next month. If you skip more than 2 days it's not usually recommended to double up on missed pills. Please make READ MORE
You should allow yourself to have a period and restart the pack next month. If you skip more than 2 days it's not usually recommended to double up on missed pills. Please make sure to use a backup form of birth control in the meantime (condoms)

Why am I bleeding after my pap?

If the cervix is a little inflamed at the time of a pap, it can cause some bleeding/spotting. Inflammation can be caused by infection, but more so secondary to normal bacteria READ MORE
If the cervix is a little inflamed at the time of a pap, it can cause some bleeding/spotting. Inflammation can be caused by infection, but more so secondary to normal bacteria that reside in the vagina. I'm sure if anything looked abnormal your gynecologist would swab or let you know.

Did my dental x-rays harm my baby? (first trimester)

At this point there really isn't much to do, but the likelihood of any developmental damage is very low with a routine X-ray. Please try not to worry and enjoy your pregnancy! READ MORE
At this point there really isn't much to do, but the likelihood of any developmental damage is very low with a routine X-ray. Please try not to worry and enjoy your pregnancy!