Obstetrics and Gynecology in Short Hills
OB/GYN near Short Hills, NJ
With over 40 years in practice, the successful delivery of over 4,000 babies, and thousands of pelvic operations using the abdominal, vaginal, and laparoscopic format, Dr. Anthony Quartell is recognized as one of New Jersey’s premier gynecologists. From his Livingston, NJ office, Dr. Quartell is dedicated to providing women in Short Hills, NJ top quality gynecological and obstetrical care.
Dr. Quartell and his staff are highly trained to help women of all ages. Whether you’re looking for an OB/GYN for your daughter’s first gynecological visit, a practice that has a midwife on staff, or you are currently going through menopause, our office provides patients who live in Short Hills, NJ with the individualized attention you deserve and desire.
Gynecological Conditions in Short Hills Treated by an OB/GYN
As a highly trained and experienced OB/GYN, Dr. Quartell is an expert in helping women with some of these common female health conditions in Short Hills, NJ. These include:
- EndometriosisEndometriosis is when endometrium, the tissue that lines the uterus, is found in other places such as in the abdomen, on the ovaries, and the lining of the pelvic cavity. This extremely painful disease affects millions of girls in the United States. When endometriosis is extremely severe, an oophorectomy may be the best option to relieve your pain.
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)One of the most common hormonal endocrine disorders in women, PCOS can cause period problems, reduced fertility, acne, and excess hair growth. Women with PCOS suffer from an imbalance of hormones, cysts in their ovaries, and irregular ovulation.
- Uterine FibroidsUterine fibroids are noncancerous growths, which range in size from seedlings to bulky masses, developed in the uterus. Gynecologic laparoscopic surgery can help diagnose this condition.
Gynecological Exams near Short Hills, NJ
Whether your daughter is coming in for her first visit or you’re stopping by for your annual exam, Dr. Quartell and his staff will perform any necessary tests and discuss any issues or concerns you may have. Some of these exams include:
- Pap Test
- HPV Test
- Breast Exams
- STI Tests
Obstetrics near Short Hills, NJ
Pregnancy is an exciting time, and our staff at Anthony C. Quartell, M.D., & Associates strives to make your nine-month pregnancy journey as easy and enjoyable as possible. We offer prenatal care from a board certified OB/GYN or midwife. During your first prenatal visit, we will ask you a series of questions to get to know you and your partner’s medical history.
Depending on the outcome of various exams and your current health, we will work with you to come up with the right schedule of doctor visits.If your pregnancy has been deemed a “low-risk” pregnancy, you will likely come in for a prenatal visit every four to six weeks for the first 28 weeks of your pregnancy. If your pregnancy is considered “high-risk,” we will determine how frequently we would like you to visit our Livingston, NJ office. No matter what obstacles may occur during your pregnancy, you can be rest assured that Dr. Quartell and his staff will do everything possible to keep you and your baby healthy.
Dealing with Menopause
For women who are currently going through perimenopause or menopause, Dr. Quartell can help you through the changes occurring in your body. We understand that this transitional time in a woman’s life can be quite stressful, and we aim to put you at ease and make this next chapter as enjoyable as possible for you.
OB/GYN Appointment near Short Hills, NJ
Dr. Quartell and his team are devoted to providing women living in Short Hills, NJ and Essex County top quality gynecological and obstetrical care. Our office, located in Livingston, NJ, can be reached via the JFK Parkway, E Hobart Gap onto W Northfield Road, or via S. Livingston Avenue. Call (973) 968-4611 to schedule an appointment.