8 Articles by Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz M.D.

Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz M.D.

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...

How Cancer Saved My Life

There is nothing quite like staring down the reality of your own actual physical death to clarify what really matters.

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...

Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz M.D.
October 22 2014

I Did Everything Right And I Still Got Breast Cancer

Although cancer was a possibility, I just didn't think that it was. I wasn't a person who gets cancer.

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...

Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz M.D.
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...

Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz M.D.
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...