Women need to maintain their reproductive health. Visiting a gynecologist at least one time in a whole year is the key to good health. According to a study, women should visit their gynecologists from the age of 21. In these visits, the doctor performs several examinations like a pelvic exam, breast examination, pap smears for vaginal infections, STD (sexually transmitted diseases), and irregular periods. Health experts recommend routine gynecological checkups if you are sexually active or planning to become pregnant. It will help you get more information regarding pregnancy and fertility treatments that can be beneficial for you.
Table of Contents
- 1 Why are Routine Gynecological Check-Ups Needed?
- 2 What does Gynecological Checkup Include?
- 3 Important Examinations
- 4 Routine Gynecological visits FAQ’s
- 5 Book Your Consultation
Why are Routine Gynecological Check-Ups Needed?
Gynecological examination Dubai is needed to prevent and detect the problem early before it causes harm. It includes various screening tests that prevent the onset of any disease before it shows symptoms. Also, annual gynecological exams are essential to get a preventive health screening and information related to women.
The following conditions are addressed in routine gynecological visits;
- Birth Control
- Sexually transmitted Infection (STI)
- Menstrual problems
- Pelvic pain
- Sexual functioning
- Urinary leakage
- Preconception counseling
- Cervical or Breast cancer
- HPV viruses
These problems can be detected in gynecological checkups, which increases the chance of an effective cure.
What does Gynecological Checkup Include?
The following steps are involved in routine gynecological checkups Dubai.
Information – Awareness is essential, so the first and foremost step is to provide you enough information regarding different problems. For example, how do these problems occur, and what can be the symptoms? When you visit us, our doctors collect your complete medical history. After knowing your presenting complaints (if you have any), our gynecologist will provide you related information. Furthermore, we are always here to answer your queries.
Prevention – In the next step of the visit, our gynecologist will let you know about the preventive methods for various diseases. Remember, prevention is better than cure. Therefore, it is best if you prevent the onset of a disease instead of getting treatment afterward. We are here to provide you preventive measures, whether it is about your general health or reproductive health.
Examination – During the checkup, our doctors will examine you thoroughly. We don’t just rely on the patients’ presenting complaints because sometimes you are not aware of the complications occurring inside you. So, a detailed examination is a MUST.
Treatment – Unfortunately, if our screening tests and examinations reveal that you have any disease or health issue, we will suggest the best possible treatment to you. You don’t have to worry while visiting Euromed Clinic for your treatment. We have a complete assessment and treatment plan for you so that you can enjoy a healthy life.
Breast and pelvic exams are two crucial tests in routine gynecological exam Dubai.
Breast examination requires almost a minute. This short assessment procedure is vital to monitor the irregularities or lumps in your breast tissues. You should inform your doctor right at the moment if you feel any discomfort or pain during the assessment. Also, our doctor will let you know about the method through which you can do self-breast exams. Our doctors may recommend mammogram screening if you are more than 35 years.
The pelvic examination requires almost 5 to 7 minutes to complete. The female genitals are assessed in this exam. A lubricated metal tool (known as speculum) is inserted into the genital area, and a manual assessment of reproductive organs is also performed. Our doctor will ask you to lie down on the examination table in a specific position instructed by her.
Initially, you may feel embarrassed, but it is the requirement. In addition to this, we do care for the confidentiality of our patients, so you can trust us.
Routine Gynecological visits FAQ’s
How often should a woman go to the gynecologist?
According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, all women between 21 and 29 should go for routine gynecological visits at least once a year. However, in case of any problem, you can visit the gynecologist more than once.
Should you see a gynecologist regularly?
Routine gynecological visits should be normal for every woman between the ages of 21 and 29. However, the frequency of visiting a gynecologist largely depends on a woman's health and age. So, a healthy woman over 65 doesn't need to visit the gynecologist regularly.
What do they do at the gynecologist appointment?
In routine gynecological visits, the doctor performs a pelvic exam to check the patient's vagina, vulva, uterus, cervix, rectum, and pelvis. For cervical cancer screening, a Pap test is performed, and for breast cancer, a breast exam is conducted.
At what age should a woman stop seeing a gynecologist?
Gynecological examinations in Dubai are essential for women over 21 and under 29. Women over 65 do not have to be regularly or annually screened if they have three negative Pap tests in the last ten years.
Book Your Consultation
Being a woman, you need to be aware of your reproductive health. Medical professionals recommend at least one visit in a year whether you are having an issue or not. You should not feel worried as the screening, and preventive measures are discussed to ensure that you are not going through an issue. You should choose a gynecologist with whom you feel comfortable while discussing your problems.
Euromed Clinic Dubai has a team of professional and highly experienced gynecologists who are always ready to help you. So, book your routine gynecological checkup at our clinic today by filling in the following consultation form. Also, don’t hesitate to ask questions (if you have any), as we are always here to serve you with our highly professional services!