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Obstetrics And Gynecology (Definition)

Obstetricians deal with pregnancy and helping women to have a healthy baby. Gynecology deals with women's reproduction health, so gynecologists treat reproductive health problems like irregular periods, vaginitis, abnormal pap tests. Gynecologists also help women to maintain or achieve overall health--and so address issues of ...Read more


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Explain please telemedicine and equipments used for telemedicine?

Explain please telemedicine and equipments used for telemedicine?

Various: Telemedicine utilizes photo and video equipment as well as some robots helping the doctor to examine the patient at distance. In some cases, telemedicine is consultatory and you actually have another health care professional at the other end. Check the following link: http://www. Americantelemed. Org/i4a/pages/index. Cfm? Pageid=3333. ...Read more

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I need a gynecologist in my area?

I need a gynecologist in my area?

Research: To find a gynecologist (or any other physician), there are several ways to go about getting the info you need. Ask your friends who they use, go the the local hospital's website and click on "find a doctor, " contact the local medical association, or go to the website for those board certified specialties. For gynecologist, the american college of obstetricians & gynecologists, www. Acog. Org. ...Read more

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How could a gynecologist help me?

How could a gynecologist help me?

In many ways: Seeing your gyn every year is a good idea. Though there are discussions in the literature about the need for yearly pap smears, it is prudent to see your gyn for a complete breast and pelvic exam, as well as to review your needs re: birth control, calcium/ vit d intake, breast self exam, diet, exercise, and to have a second set of eyes, in addition to your pmd, to evaluate you for non-gyn issues. ...Read more

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I need advice from a gynecologist?

I need advice from a gynecologist?

Here to Help: There are many Gynecologist here on Healthtap. We are here to help. You may ask general questions here or you can schedule a virtual visit with an healthtap Obgyn at your convenience anytime. ...Read more

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What to expect when going to gynecologist?

What to expect when going to gynecologist?

Depends: What happens at a Gyn visit depends on how old you are and why you are going. Most Gyns won't do a pap until age 21 and STD testing can often be done using urine. If you do need an exam, a nurse will be present. Its usually very quick and allows your Gyn to swab the cervix and vagina for certain tests. If it is your first visit, most docs will show you what they are going to do. Best wishes! ...Read more

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To the gynecologist for the first time so what to expect from the gynecologist?

To the gynecologist for the first time so what to expect from the gynecologist?

Talk with doctor.: Not every woman needs to have an internal examination or a pap smear. Talk with your doctor and decide the appropriate evaluation for someone your age and with your medical history. ...Read more

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Are obstetricians also gynecologists?

Are obstetricians also gynecologists?

Some are some aren't: Typically training in either of these fields after medical school includes both obstetrics and gynecology. Most doctors then go on to practice both, at least for some time. However after training some individuals specialize and therefore do just one or the other. In addition specialization may lead to a further defined and limited practice also known as sub-specialization. ...Read more

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Could every gynecologist help with labor?

Could every gynecologist help with labor?

No: Every Board Certified Gynecologist in the USA was initially trained as an Ob/Gyn (Obstetrician-Gynecologist) and knows how to deliver a baby. Recent experience is best but those skills are not quickly forgotten. Some Ob/Gyns choose to focus on Gynecology and don't carry malpractice insurance to deliver babies. Without insurance, they can't help with labor except in dire emergencies. ...Read more

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What's the best equipment for weight loss?

What's the best equipment for weight loss?

High intensity: High intensity training helps boost your metabolic rate. No equipment is needed. ...Read more

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Can a gynecologist tell me when I ovulate?

Can a gynecologist tell me when I ovulate?

14 days before bleed: Ovulation is usually 14 days before the onset of the next anticipated period. If your cycle is 28 days it is day 14. If the cycle is 30 days it is day16 and so forth. ...Read more

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Can a gynecologist help with anxiety medication?

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Can a gynecologist help with anxiety medication?

Anxiety meds.: Some would prescribe anxiety medications short-term but refer you to a Psychiatrist for continued treatment. ...Read more

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How can I ask my parents for exercise equipment?

How can I ask my parents for exercise equipment?

See below: Just ask, but talk to them about the benefits that it would have for you and how much easier it would be to do at home instead of going to a gym. ...Read more

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Which type of equipment does a pediatrician use?

Which type of equipment does a pediatrician use?

See below: A typical pediatrician's office will contain lots of extra equipment that you will usually not see. Outside of the normal stethoscope, otoscope and opthalmoscope, the office will usually have all the equipment to treat major medical emergencies, control and assist patient's breathing, start ivs, and so on. Ask your pediatrician if you have something specific in mind with your question. ...Read more

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When should I go for my first gynecologist visit?

When should I go for my first gynecologist visit?

Soon: Begin a conversation soon with a knowledgeable clinician who cares for teen girls (Adolescent Medicine doctor, Pediatrician, Family Medicine doctor, Gyn Nurse Practitioner or Gynecologist.)in order to express concerns and questions and receive reliable medical information, learn what to expect, what is normal sexual emotional reproductive health, safe sexuality, healthy habits, pregnancy-STI risks ...Read more

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What to expect for first visit to the gynecologist?

What to expect for first visit to the gynecologist?

Sure: A first visit is focused on different issues depending on your age group. A complete history is taken. A complete exam is done. Pelvic exam includes visualizing the exterior of your private area. Then a small speculum is inserted to do your PAP smear and HPV test. This is followed by inserting 2 fingers in your vagina to feel your uterus and tubes and ovaries. This is followed by a rectal exam. ...Read more

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Should a 17 year old virgin go to the gynecologist?

Should a 17 year old virgin go to the gynecologist?

Not Necessarily: Unless there are specific issues that need to be addressed by a gynecologist, it is reasonable to seek routine care through your pediatrician or family doctor. That doctor can refer you for appropriate care if necessary. Some pediatric practices specialize in young women in this age group and may be able to address all of her health needs in one setting. ...Read more

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Can you give me a list of gynecologist Asheville NC?

Can you give me a list of gynecologist Asheville NC?

Doctor list: Another option to find a list of docs is to log on to (or call) your insurance company and ask for a list of gynecologists in your area that accept your insurance. Most major insurance companies will have a complete list on their website that you can search by your zip code or city. Good luck! ...Read more

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What should I expect at my first gynecologist visit?

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What should I expect at my first gynecologist visit?

Catching up: If you are 41 years old, then the gynecologist would probably want to catch up on your medical, surgical, and obgyn history. You will be offered a physical exam including a breast and pelvic exam, pap smear, std testing, and a slip for mammogram. You may also discuss birth control, diet and exercise. You can bring up any gynecologic issues you have been experiencing. Relax, and best wishes. ...Read more