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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Warren
41 years experience
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
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
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 40-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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Cherullo
Urology 25 years experience
Specialty training: A specialty urology nurse, nurse practitioner or general nurse practitioner performing a screening physical can perform a digital rectal examination. ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
Medical Oncology 36 years experience
Can't see why not,: ...Assuming there is one available. You should talk to your doc about this.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
Surgical Oncology 45 years experience
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
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniela Torres
Dr. Daniela Torresanswered
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 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
Urology 37 years experience
DRE: Digital rectal exams and PSA screening are recommended every year after the age of 50. If you have a strong family history of prostate cancer, most u... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Porch
41 years experience
Yes: Most nurse practitioners should be able to do prostate exams.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
Dr. Marianne DiNapolianswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
Yes: Patients have the right to feel comfortable with their provider. You can seek out a practice with female ob/gyns, or ask if there are women nurse prac... Read More
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