The Hurt By The Female Pain Docs

by Dr. Meera Kirpekar and Dr. Alopi Patel

Dr. K and Dr. P, of The Female Pain Docs, are board certified anesthesiologists and interventional pain physicians that discuss topics relating to women's pain and general health. The Hurt Podcast contributes to the public discourse on women's health with specific focus on female pain, both diagnoses and treatments. The podcast pursues a fact-based exploration of disease and ailments affecting women by discussing advances in an... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 4

  • S04 E02 - Treatments for Painful Sex and Pelvic Pain: A Discussion with Dr. Allyson Shrikhande

    S04 E02 - Treatments for Painful Sex and Pelvic Pain: A Discussion with Dr. Allyson Shrikhande

    On todays episode Dr. P and Dr. Shrikhande talk about painful sex, otherwise known as dyspareunia. They discuss the multiple causes of painful sex including endometriosis. This is an excellent episode to shed light on the multidis...

    30:52
  • S04 E01 - "Hysterical" Women Part 2: A Brief History of Women's Reproductive Rights in the US

    S04 E01 - "Hysterical" Women Part 2: A Brief History of Women's Reproductive Rights in the US

    Welcome back for Season 4 of The Hurt by The Female Pain Docs! In this eye opening episode, Dr. K and Dr. P dive deep into the history of women's reproductive health. They objectively break down the timeline for how the women’s he...

    23:27
  • Season 3

  • S03 E31 - Endometriosis: Injections, Therapy, and Lifestyle

    S03 E31 - Endometriosis: Injections, Therapy, and Lifestyle

    In this very special episode, Dr. K interviews Dr. Tayyaba Ahmed, board certified physical medicine and rehab physician in New York City, on the facts, myths, and misconceptions on the topic of endometriosis. They discuss early re...

    58:50
  • S03 E30 - Endometriosis: Should I Have Surgery?

    S03 E30 - Endometriosis: Should I Have Surgery?

    In this very special episode, Dr. K interviews Dr. Kathy Huang, board certified obstetrics and gynecology physician in New York City, on the facts, myths, and misconceptions on the topic of endometriosis. They discuss early recogn...

    01:07:29
  • S03 E29 - Medical Marijuana: A Hot Topic in Chronic Pain

    S03 E29 - Medical Marijuana: A Hot Topic in Chronic Pain

    In this episode Dr. K and Dr. P discuss medical marijuana for the use of chronic pain. They discuss the background, the verbiage as well as the future of medical marijuana. They also address the growing use of recreational and med...

    17:38