What is a gynecological exam?
Annual gynecological exams are designed to assess and address the reproductive and gynecological health of patients of all ages, from adolescence to post-menopause. Regularly scheduled exams can help detect potential health issues early and allow intervention before they escalate or arise.
Along with a focus on preventive health, our team of experienced health care professionals is committed to ensuring your comfort throughout the screening process.
What is included in your annual gynecological exam?
All annual gynecological exams at ARC include:
- Blood pressure/vitals
- Questions about gynecological and obstetrical history
- Review medical history
- Family history screening
- Health risk assessment
- STI discussion and prevention
- Birth control planning
- Cancer risk screening
- Breast exam
- Pelvic exam
Additionally, depending on your age and risk factors, your ARC provider will discuss and help you make shared decisions about: