Why I Am an OB-GYN? – Dr. Aren Gottlieb

By on June 4, 2019

OB-GYN stands for obstetrician-gynecologist. I specialize in women’s health including menstruation, childbirth, and menopause. I am a general OB-GYN practitioner and I work with a wide range of OB-GYN services. I have been with this practice for over 10 years. I chose to focus on maternal-fetal medicine, which deals with high-risk pregnancies. I was drawn


Meet Dr. Aren Gottlieb

By on May 30, 2019

Dr. Aren Gottlieb, a generalist at Maternal Fetal Medicine Associates, has been with the practice for over 10 years. Dr. Gottlieb came to a medical school career as a Humanities in Medicine student from Brandeis University, a program for people who were not in traditional pre-med tracks. She moved to New York to attend the


The Importance of Annual OB-GYN Exams

By on May 21, 2019

It is the standard of care for women to see a gynecologist once a year, and it is a great opportunity to undergo a comprehensive exam.  At MFMA, we start the exam speaking to the patient and going over their history. This includes not only their medical or surgical problems or medications but we also


Understanding Postpartum Depression

By on May 14, 2019

Postpartum depression is a condition that can affect women after they give birth. It can bring about feelings of sadness, depression, loneliness, restlessness, and anxiety. Overall, it can manifest with the following symptoms: Feeling sad or depressed. Frequent crying. Feeling restless or anxious. Loss of appetite. Less energy and motivation. Difficulty sleeping. Showing little interest



By on November 10, 2017

Dyspareunia mfm nyc

What is Dyspareunia? Let’s talk about sex and pain. Painful intercourse is called Dyspareunia (pronounced dis-paroonia) and can be a serious medical problem. Dyspareunia affects females more than males. Anatomically, pain can arise in the labia, clitoris or the vagina. Women may experience pain superficially at the entrance to the vagina or deeper during penetration


Dr. Aren Gottlieb: Featured in Women’s Day

By on June 21, 2017

We are excited to share the following article from WomansDay.com featuring Dr. Aren Gottlieb, a member of MFM’s physician team. Dr. Gottleib is a board-certified Obstetrician / Gynecologist who regularly treats a wide variety of issues that can impact a woman’s reproductive health. The article debunks the 11 most common myths surrounding pregnancy and childbirth.