Ratings for Dr. Paul A. White
This man couldn't tell his head from his a.s.s if his life depended on it. During my pelvic exam, he announced me that I had an anteverted uterus* (which means that it's tipped forward, this is normal) and that it was "easy to feel" because I am "so thin." Then he lamented about "how much harder it was to feel on bigger girls- there's so much to push through" and asked if the P.A. who was observing could also feel because I was such a "good example." I was NOT flattered by his comments or his pathetic attempt at a teachable moment. I was having my 3rd IUD inserted, and he also wouldn't consider letting me get my tubes tied instead, insisting that I was too young (30) and then asked, "What if you meet mr right and change your mind?" Mr Right doesn't want kids. He decided that I didn't need a follow up appointment for my IUD, since I was a "pro." He didn't use anything to numb my cervix. Never have I had a worse IUD insertion or adjustment. I spent the next few months taking motion sickness pills to combat nausea and had horrible cramps. 2 months later, my abdomen swelled and my jeans didn't fit. The cramps became so severe that it was difficult to walk anywhere. I saw a new doctor since this creep was no longer at the practice (THANK GOD!), who scheduled me for an ultrasound. 4 days later, I was in surgery, performed by the new doctor- who was an angel. Dr White missed a diagnosis of a grapefruit-sized teratoma tumor that was in FRONT of my uterus for my uterus. It had been growing for 1.5 years. for size comparison, a uterus is the size of a small pear, ovaries are the size of almonds. Had Dr White done a proper pelvic examination, he would have noticed that something was wrong. Instead, he wanted to have a teachable moment and body snark. Along with the tumor, I lost my left ovary, and both of my fallopian tubes. I'm glad that I didn't ever want children of my own, since it is now impossible without major medical intervention. I just never knew that it wasn't my choice. (I hope that Mr Right is okay with this!) I also hope that Dr White learns what a uterus feels like in comparison to a tumor. A pelvic exam is a very basic part of this job- and it's pathetic that he can't even do that properly. His winning personality isn't helping him out either.
This Dr. Loves ordering tests! Most of the tests cost more than the actual procedure!!He wanted to see me every 3 mths. and just order more tests. never actually helped me w/ my problem. If U like having expensive tests done, then this is the Dr for u!!!
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- New York Medical College (Grad. 2001)
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