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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Warren
39 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No. But chaperone!!: Male and female doctors, physician's assistants, and nurse practitioners should at all times be accompanied by a chaperone of the same sex as the pati ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
That depends on u: If u are uncomfortable with a man u can go to a woman gyn, most men and women try to do a non painful exam , but sometimes it may be a little uncomfor ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Same as male doctors: After all, hey are physicians.Just like male doctors. Fortunately sexism is on the way out.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Cherullo
23 years experience in Urology
Specialty training: A specialty urology nurse, nurse practitioner or general nurse practitioner performing a screening physical can perform a digital rectal examination. ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience in Medical Oncology
Can't see why not,: ...Assuming there is one available. You should talk to your doc about this.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
43 years experience in Surgical Oncology
No : Breast cancer is uncommon in males and usually presents with a lump that the individual feels. If you feel a breast lump tell your doc - it may not be ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniela Torres
Specializes in Medicina General
See below : Yes, men should get physical exams regularly just as women... we all have to. That’s what ensures good health
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience in Preventive Medicine
JudgementCall Varies: Generally checking PSA by age 40 a good idea; like most disease, best detect before symptomatic. Optimal PSA <1.0 ng/ml & size doubled at PSA 1 ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Porch
39 years experience in General Practice
Yes: Most nurse practitioners should be able to do prostate exams.

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