Uterine & Cervical Health
Doctor Ricki Pollycove has a national reputation for offering highly individualized and sensitive health care to women for over 25 years. She is a leader in the promotion of women’s wellness through health education devoted to disease prevention, complete understanding of available treatment options and patient empowerment. Dr. Pollycove has lectured widely to women in many settings and is a featured speaker at continuing education courses for doctors. She offers comprehensive individual counseling, consultation and complete physical exams, gynecologic services and referrals when needed.
Latest Blog Posts
- Estrogen Lowers Breast Cancer and Heart Attack Risk in SomeIn a finding that challenges the conventional wisdom about the risks of some hormones used in menopause, a major government study has found that years after using estrogen-only therapy, certain women had a markedly reduced risk of breast cancer and heart attack.
- Breast Cancer Risk: Get the Facts then Take Action Shocking, fear inducing headlines scare us again today with the release of the sub-analysis from the Million Women study. The current breast cancer scare press release, “Breast Cancer Risk in Relation to the Interval Between Menopause and Starting Hormone Therapy” Valerie Beral, et al, Jan. 28, 2011, in The Journal of the National Cancer Institute.