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Amy Herold MD

Amy Herold MD

Dr. Amy Herold is a board-certified OB/GYN and the Medical Director for

As a former competitive gymnast she developed an interest in wellness and medicine, believing that integrating all aspects of health, nutrition, fitness, preventative care and treatment are vital to optimal health care.

During medical school she found particular satisfaction in the fields of women's health and adolescent medicine. She practices medicine in the Northern California Bay Area where she was also the medical director for the Lotus Collaborative, an outpatient eating disorder program.

Amy received her undergraduate degree in French from the University of Utah before earning a combined MD/MBA from St. Louis University where she graduated with honors.

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Blog Posts by Amy Herold MD

  • Female doctor examining a teenage girl

    How to Prepare Your Daughter for Her First Visit to the Gynecologist

    No one is excited for their visit to the gynecologist, whether it’s your first or your fiftieth. A trip to the gynecologist, while never anyone’s idea of a fun afternoon, should also not be a traumatic or scary appointment. A big key to helping girls feel more comfortable with the idea of their first visit is […]

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