There comes a time in a woman’s life when hormones begin to change in a way that can affect her overall health. A time when serious decisions have to be made concerning hormone replacement therapy. At Albany OB-GYN, our Board Certified Gynecologists can talk with you and answer your concerns about hormone replacement therapy. They will evaluate your health history and recommend what is best for you. Estrogen loss can occur after a woman has had surgery to remove her ovaries or following menopause. Prior to menopause, some women may produce too little estrogen.