8 Articles by Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz

4 Signs Your Hormones Are Out Of Whack + What To Do About It

When a woman comes to me with a sixth sense that her health is a little funky, the first thing I want to rule out is a hormone imbalance. Here are the...

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
March 27 2016

How Cancer Saved My Life

Let’s get this out of the way: I had breast cancer, but I am not a cancer evangelical who believes that “everything happens for a reason” or that...

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
April 18 2015

Sometimes, The Bravest Thing You Can Do Is Give Up

So often we see metaphors of war used to explain strength. We "battle" illness, we "conquer" challenges and we "vanquish the enemy," be it PMS, breast...

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
October 22 2014

I Did Everything Right And I Still Got Breast Cancer

I’d be lying if I told you that the minute I felt that lump under my arm, I knew it was cancer. Because I’d felt it several times and in fact, thought...

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
March 28 2014

How Yoga Has Made Me A Better Doctor & Healer

What could yoga possibly have to do with conventional, modern medicine—let alone my own professional practice of obstetrics, gynecology and women’s...

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
September 17 2013

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Fertility

Because I serve a pretty diverse group of women (you’d be surprised who finds their way to the mythic land of Beverly Hills medicine!) I’m not always...

Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
September 10 2013

Why Angelina Jolie Did The Right Thing

Like pretty much everyone else this week, I paid a lot of attention to Angelina Jolie’s very brave decision to publicize her prophylactic bilateral...

Why I Love When My Patients Meditate: An MD Explains

Ten years ago, I gave my husband an unusual birthday gift. I signed us up for a weekend meditation course. It was as much a gift for me as it was for...