Knowledgeable Gynecologist in San Luis Obispo, California
From celebrating your birthday to making New Year’s resolutions, there are a lot of things you do on a yearly basis. Visiting your gynecologist for an annual gynecological exam is another to add to your list of “must do” items. First California Physician Partners California Central Coast’s clinic for women is the perfect place to receive the Pap smear and other gynecological exams you need to ensure you and your body are healthy.
During your annual women’s wellness exam, our GYN doctor will perform pelvic exams that aim to examine a few cells microscopically for any potential cancer cells and to ensure there are no sexually transmitted diseases. These exams also allow us to identify and correct any issues you might be having with your menstruation cycle or other gynecological issues.
What Is a Gynecologist?
So what exactly is a gynecologist? A gynecologist is a surgeon who specializes in the diseases of the female genital tract as well as women’s health. This expert deals with issues involving the uterus, fallopian tubes, ovaries, cervix, vagina, and vulva. Our gynecologists deal with menstrual problems, contraception, sexuality, menopause, and infertility. Prenatal care is another service that our gynecologists—and OB doctor—provides to ensure your pregnancy is a successful one.
The team at our clinic for women understands it can be a bit uncomfortable to see a gynecologist. We make sure that once you become our patient, you will feel comfortable and confident in our ability to assist you. Whether you are coming in for a Pap smear, gynecological exam, or are in need of emergency services, we will always assist you and answer all of your questions and concerns.
Pap Smears & Gynecological Exams
Cervical cancer is a real threat to women, especially those over the age of 21. One of the best ways to catch this dreaded disease and treat it before it gets too serious is to have a Pap smear. Usually performed once every three years, a Pap smear allows our gynecologist to examine the cells in your body to check for suspicious looking cells. Cervical cancer can almost always be prevented and the key to that prevention is our Pap smear exams.
Our gynecological exams are also designed around examining your pelvic organs for any infections in diseases. This includes yeast infections, bacterial vaginosis, STDs, uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts, uterine prolapses, and other issues that could be causing you pain or discomfort. Once we know what is wrong, we can get to work providing you the proper treatment.
Contact us at 844-550-3277 to learn more about the different services our gynecologist provides to you. We perform gynecological exams for patients located in San Luis Obispo, Templeton, Paso Robles, Nipomo, and Pismo Beach, California.