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Diana Bitner, MD

Diana Bitner, MD, NCMP, is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. She received her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Dr. Bitner is a certified menopause physician through the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) and was named the 2015 menopause practitioner of the year by NAMS. She has also completed specialized training with the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH). Her interests include women’s wellness, prevention of heart disease, menopause, perimenopause, laparoscopic and robotic pelvic surgery, and pelvic pain. She is also fluent in Portuguese.

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Posts from Diana Bitner, MD

Maintain your bone health

Do you know your risk factors for osteoporosis? You might be surprised.

Perimenopause have you down?

Ladies, get help as there is no reason to suffer in silence.

‘You’re not alone’

Anal cancer—it happens, and it's related to HPV.

Pay attention to your colon

Take action now for a better tomorrow.

Start your day the green way

With the right ingredients, a well-made smoothie can provide your body all the fuel it needs to tackle whatever comes your way.

Are hormones safe?

New research puts to rest old fears.

PMS and the blues

There's help available for women experiencing menopause symptoms related to mood.

Let’s talk about sex

Don't hesitate to bring forward your concerns, because there are solutions.

Ladies, cherish your heart

Cardiovascular disease is the No. 1 killer of women. Here's what you need to know to keep statistics at bay.

Power of the sweet potato

This superfood is a weapon against weight gain, belly fat and diabetes.

Break the cycle

Change your medical future by following this sage advice from a doctor who has seen it happen.

Get your workout mojo back

The best time to start? Yesterday. The second-best time? Today.

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