What contraception is right for you?

What contraception is right for you?  There are sooooo many choices.

  • condoms,
  • contraceptive pills,
  • patches,
  • vaginal ring,
  • implants in your arm,
  • implants in your uterus,
  • injectables (either in the muscle or subcutaneous),
  • natural family planning,
  • OR you can decide you want a baby in 9 months,
  • OR you can decide you do not want any more children in which case sterilization of the woman in the form of a tubal ligation (or her partner which is a vasectomy). 

Consider how often you want to think of contraception:

  • Do you want to take pills daily?
  • Place patches on the skin weekly? 
  • Put in a vaginal ring monthly?
  • Have a physician implant in your arm once in 3 years?
  • Implant in your uterus once in 7-10 years? 
  • Do you want to NEVER think about it again?

Choose what is right for you right now.  You can be seen at a local clinic, FQHC or Planned Parenthood.  You can obtain your contraception online (www.pandiahealth.com). 

Choose what is right for you… right now.


About drlesliegreenberg

I have been practicing as a family physician for over 20 years--as both an educator of physicians and clinician. From infancy to the elderly, I perform obstetrics and general medicine. I love my career and am passionate about my field of knowledge and my patients. Follow me on Facebook at Leslie Md Greenberg Medical Disclaimer The content of this website is provided for general informational purposes only and is not intended as, nor should it be considered a substitute for, professional medical advice. Do not use the information on this website for diagnosing or treating any medical or health condition. If you have or suspect you have a medical problem, promptly contact your professional healthcare provider.
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