It has been my pleasure to help many women of all ages with gynecology and intimacy issues that range from just bothersome to life altering.
New advancements in treatments and technology have given us the ability to offer women safe, effective in-office procedures.
I have three Regenerative Medicine treatments, The Juliet™ Feminine Laser, O-Shot® with PRP Therapy and Bio-Identical Hormone Pellets that deliver relief and improve your health, well-being and confidence depending upon your circumstances.
This laser treatment is a non-hormonal, 20 minute in office procedure with no downtime. It can improve the effects of urinary stress incontinence, vaginal lubrication, itching, pain during intercourse, lichen sclerosus, the appearance and femininity of the vagina/vulva. This laser treatment is a viable procedure for breast cancer survivors.
O-Shot® with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
PRP is one of the most advanced, effective natural treatments for cellular rejuvenation througho...
As women age, diminished sexual desire, urinary incontinence, vaginal dryness and reduced sexual responsiveness are common and unwanted symptoms. Using the power of your own platelet rich plasma (PRP), a procedure known as the O-Shot® is helping to revitalize sexual health and self-confidence for women – without surgery or downtime. In Covington, LA just outside of New Orleans, Dr. Stefanie A. Schultis is a certified physician specially trained to provide this state-of-the-art procedure that has the power to dramatically change a woman’s quality of life.
The O-Shot® for women is used to treat urinary incontinence, vaginal dryness and even reduced sexual responsiveness in women, particularly those who are post-menopausal. Both safe and nonsurgical, the procedure helps stimulate vaginal and clitoral rejuvenation.
The O-Shot® uses platelet rich plasma (PRP) from the patient’s own blood to effectively and naturally treat a variety of age-related issues that impact sexual performance and sati...
Advanced gynecology is the specialized treatment of the most common and complex conditions affecting women of all ages. I have over 30 years of experience in gynecologic services both surgical and non-surgical. Our advanced services include optimization of hormones throughout the span of a woman’s life, pre-menstrual disorder, peri and post-menopausal concerns; treatment of dysfunctional bleeding, pelvic pain and relaxation, family planning, including contraception and fertility; sexual wellness, urinary incontinence and many others.
I invest in continuing education, equipment and training for myself and my staff. We listen and adjust care for each patient’s needs. I am happy to say with our flexible scheduling process and my experienced and caring Nurse Practitioner, we have shortened wait times for appointments. Patients receive the most up-to-date and advanced management possible in a caring and respectful environment.
Our intent is a long-term relationship centered on preventative me...
We have been taking care of men for more than 25 years in family planning, hormone therapy, laser skin and body treatments and prp therapy. With our flexible scheduling process, men's appointments may be scheduled for early morning and late afternoon. You can even call or email our Men's Director, David for discreet information before scheduling. Email David.
Testosterone is very important in the physiology of numerous organ systems of the body. The serum testosterone concentration declines as part of the process of aging and even the slightest change can have a very big impact on a man's overall health and well-being.
With low testosterone levels (sometimes referred to as Andropause or Low T) you may experien...
Besides pain or irregular bleeding, there are other symptoms many women have that are linked to certain gynecologic conditions.
Difficulty urinating or having bowel movements
Infertility (cannot get pregnant/miscarriages)
Feeling of pressure on your bladder or rectum
Slipping or dropping of your vagina or uterus
Feeling heaviness or pressure in your pelvis
Constant abdominal pressure
Swelling or bloating
Urgent need to urinate
Recurrent urinary tract infections
Pain while standing or walking
Talk to us. Please review our website, www.stefanieaschultismd.com for informative and engaging information for your health and well-being for both women and men. It is also easy to schedule appointments by requesting online as well as personal attention by telephone. Your health is important. Make the most of it.
Cancer is a disease that happens when cells in our bodies grow out of control. Cancer mostly starts in one place and can spread to other parts of the body. We name types of cancer after the body part it started from. Cancer that starts in the cervix is called cervical cancer. The cervix is the part of the reproductive system that connects the vagina (birth canal) to the uterus (the womb).
How do you get cervical cancer?
Cervical cancer is almost always caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). HPV is a common virus that can be passed from person to person through sexual contact. There are many types of HPV. Some types can cause changes to a woman’s cervix which can lead to cancer. HPV is very common – most people get it at some point in their lives! HPV does not have symptoms and can go away on its own. But if HPV does not go away, it can cause cancer.
Who can get cervical cancer?
Any woman can get cervical cancer but women over 30 are at risk the most. There are cert...
Childbirth, menopause, certain skin conditions (vulvar dystrophy, lichen sclerosis), cancer treatment, and aging can cause thinning of the vagina (vaginal atrophy).
Vaginal atrophy can lead to vaginal dryness, painful sex (dyspareunia), vaginal irritation, vaginal burning, and skin discoloration of the vulva with age spots or brown spots. Other symptoms such as urinary incontinence have been successfully treated with laser therapy.
If you cannot use traditional hormone therapies, you don’t respond to estrogen treatment, or if a history of breast cancer has made it difficult for you to use other therapy methods, the Juliet™ Laser may be the answer for you.
The laser energy painlessly stimulates collagen production in the vaginal muscles and tissues to tighten and revitalize the area. It is a drug-free, non-hormonal office treatment with no down...
About 4 in 10 women have problems with sex at some point during their lives. Pain during sex may be a sign of a gynecologic problem, such as ovarian cysts or endometriosis. It may also be caused by problems with sexual response, such as a lack of desire (the feeling of wanting to have sex) or a lack of arousal (the physical and emotional changes that occur in the body as a result of sexual stimulation).
What causes sexual problems in women?
Some common causes of sexual problems in women include the following:
Hormonal changes - such as during pregnancy, perimenopause, or menopause
Cancer treatments and their side effects
Some illnesses and medications
Relationship problems with your partner
Past negative experiences
Depression, anxiety, or stress
What types of sexual problems affect women?
“Female sexual dysfunction” is a general term for a problem with sex. The problem can be a lack of interest in sex. It also can be a lack of response to sexual activity. Sexual problems fall into fo...