An IUD, or intrauterine device, is a small flexible
plastic device inserted non-surgically into the
uterus that prevents pregnancy and lasts for as
long as you want, for up to 5 years. IUD
placement is done in the office, and typically
takes just a few minutes.
Dr. Moss is an expert in IUD placement,
and supports them as an excellent choice
for contraception in many patients. The
most common IUD used by Dr. Moss is the
IUD's are highly effective--one of the most
effective birth control methods--over 99%.
IUD's do not rely on you to be effective
IUD's are convenient--no daily pills and no
IUD's are reversible--you can have it removed at
any time, and try to become pregnant right away
IUD's are economical--the majority of the cost is
typically covered by insurance.
Mirena IUD is also approved to treat heavy
periods in women who choose intrauterine birth
2931 N. Tenaya Way, Ste. 204
Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Nicole J. Moss, M.D.
Fellow, American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology