Hormone Replacement Therapy for Women
Menopause marks the end of a women’s menstrual cycles. Officially, menopause begins when you’ve gone 12 months without a menstrual period. Menopause can begin in a women’s 40s or later in their 50s. The average age for menopause to begin in the United States is 51. Menopause is a natural biological process but comes with a series of unpleasant symptoms.
- Irregular or skipped periods
- Mood swings
- Racing heart
- Joint and muscle aches and pains
- Changes in libido (sex drive)
- Vaginal dryness
- Bladder control problems
- Sagging, or wrinkly skin
Fortunately, Hormone Replacement Therapy can provide relief and stave off many of these symptoms. Furthermore, Hormone Replacement Therapy can provide a series of additional benefits.
Benefits of Hormone Replacement Therapy
- improving skin elasticity and lessen wrinkles
- improving cellulite
- increased energy
- increased immune system
- decrease in Alzheimer’s
- decrease in depression and anxiety
- assist with weigh loss
- muscle gain
- lowering of blood pressure
- improved cholesterol profile
- improved quality of sleep
- increased memory retention
- increased exercise performance
- enhanced sexual performance
If you’re looking for relief from menopause symptoms, knowing the pros and cons of Bio Identical Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) can help you decide whether it’s right for you.
Bio Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy for Menopause?
During menopause, your estrogen levels fall. HRT (also known as hormone therapy, menopausal hormone therapy, and estrogen replacement therapy) is the most effective treatment for menopause symptoms. Bio Identical Hormones program is different than synthetic hormonal plans which may increase cancer risks.
Dr. Ronald Moy at Moy, Fincher, Chipps Facial Plastics and Dermatology has become a leader in Bio Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy in Beverly Hills. Dr. Moy and his team provides low dose of bio identical estrogen therapy in a variety of different forms. Ultimately, the appropriate treatment option for you, will be determined and customized for you during a personal consultation.
Forms of Estrogen Therapy
- Estrogen pills
- Estrogen patches
- Topical Estrogen Creams
- Vaginal Estrogen
Combination Therapy Estrogen/Progesterone/Progestin Hormone Therapy
Unlike Estrogen Therapy, Combination Therapy includes a combination of multiple hormones including: Estrogen, Progesterone, and Testosterone. Combination therapy with Bio Identical Hormones can reduce the risks of cancer.
Schedule a Hormone Replacement Therapy Consultation
Dr. Moy at Moy, Fincher, Chipps Facial Plastics and Dermatology has developed an impeccable reputation through years of industry leading continuing education and patient care. If you’re considering Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy to combat the symptoms of menopause, you should schedule a consultation with one of our physicians. During the consultation you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions and learn substantially more about the pros and cons of HRT.