How Can OB-GYN Doctors Treat Abnormal Bleeding?

Women of childbearing age typically menstruate once a month. However, some medical problems can cause abnormal vaginal bleeding. Abnormal bleeding is always a cause for concern and should be assessed by an OB-GYN doctor as soon as possible. Here are four things your OB-GYN doctor will do if you make an appointment due to abnormal bleeding: 1. Note the date of your last period. When you arrive at your gynecologist's office, a nurse will ask you the date of the beginning of your last period.