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Why do men become gynocologists?

Why do men become gynocologists?

It's a job: People usually follow a career path because they have passion for it and as a result excell in their job. ...Read more

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Is it scary going to the gynocologist?

Is it scary going to the gynocologist?

In my opinion NO: A lot more scary to have your gallbladder removed and a gastric sleeve, both are surgeries you have listed as having, a good well trained gyn should explain everything and be gentle, a lot more scary if u have something that could have been diagnosed and then it turns into something bad cause u didn't get examined. ...Read more

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What happens at your first gynocologist appoinment?

What happens at your first gynocologist appoinment?

Exam: A thorough history, physical exam and depending on your age, an examination. ...Read more

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What will a gynocologist do if I can't have babies?

What will a gynocologist do if I can't have babies?

EVERYTHING.: This one of the number 1 reasons to have a gynecologist. Go see one now. You need to figure out why you can't have babies, which has broader implications on your health than just reproduction. Gynecologists can manage your hormones, help stimulate eggs, and even help to bear "test tube" pregnancies. There's a wide range. ...Read more

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Where can I can the list of gynecologists in Pretoria?

Where can I can the list of gynecologists in Pretoria?

Should be online: Years ago, listings used to be available only in printed form. By the turn of the century, lists had become available online everywhere. Now, some lists are only online, and no longer printed. County medical societies (or other local medical societies), hospitals, and insurance companies usually list doctors by name, specialty, and location. The better websites have "find a doctor" pages. ...Read more

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Can I ask any types prblm of my health??? It's sexual fact and gynocologist!!!

Can I ask any types prblm of my health??? It's sexual fact and gynocologist!!!

Ask any question: You like and someone will likely respond w/an answer. There are all types of doctors on HealthTap. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Do I have to do all the exam's on my 1st visit to the gynocologist? Trust is a big issue with me.

No: Find a gynecologist that has empathy for your situation. I sense a history from you that requires a physician that will take the time to sort out your trust issues. Talk with your friends to select the appropriate doctor for you to see. ...Read more

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Differences between men/women gynecologists. I've heard that women are less sensitive to thoughts/feelings. True?

Doctors Personality: I have heard these rumors myself over my career. But, of course the rumors or myths are not true. All kinds of physicians have all kinds of personalities. You should not choose your doctor on the basis of their gender. But, you choose someone who listens and answers your questions. ...Read more

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Is my gynocologist putting me at risk by refusing to see me with osteoprosis of -3.7 spine for another six months? And why would she do this?

No: Osteoporosis is not reversed overnight. Your risk of fracture is increase, you should be on a therapy now though. In addition, you bone density is low for your age, you should see a physician to assess why. You may have some metabolic problems that are resulting in your bone loss. ...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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Can a gynocologist detect cancer?

Yes: Cervical, endometrial and ovarian cancer are mostly diagnosed and treated by gynecologists. Breast cancer is often diagnosed by gynecologists as well. ...Read more

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Can going to the gynecologist hurt?

Can going to the gynecologist hurt?

Should not: Be too uncomfortable depending on what your situation is, most gyns take pride in not trying to cause pain when they do a pelvic exam, I rec going to a board certified experienced gyn. ...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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When should I go to a gynecologist?

When should I go to a gynecologist?

Age 18: I usually recommend a appointment with a gynecologist by age 18 or prior to a woman becoming sexually active; sooner if there are any menstrual problems. ...Read more

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What exams do you take at a gynecologist?

What exams do you take at a gynecologist?

Depends on your age: Typically, no pelvic or breast exam is needed for a teen. Birth control can be safely prescribed. Blood pressure is routinely checked, however. A vaginal infection will, however, require a minimal exam.
In the early 20's on up, a breast and pelvic exam, with pap test is standard.
There has recently been some adjustments as to the frequency of pap tests, as well as starting and stopping ages. ...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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When should you first go to the gynecologist?

When should you first go to the gynecologist?

Varies: After first sexual activity regardless of age. The recommendation is 18 or 21 depending upon who you read or what guidelines you follow. At any age if there are issues in the lower genital tract. ...Read more

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Do all gynecologists have to help with labor?

Do all gynecologists have to help with labor?

No: Some docs specialize in gynecology only. They do not deliver babies. Others specialize in Obstetrics and Gynecology. These docs both deliver babies and do gynecology surgery. ...Read more

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How often should you go to your gynecologist?

How often should you go to your gynecologist?

Depends: Preventive female healthcare in the US needs a pelvic exam, Pap test, and Mammogram once a year. A primary care doctor can do this in the US.
So here either a Ob Gyn or primary care doctor once a year for a complete female physical in a healthy person is normal. ...Read more

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How often should a woman go to a gynecologist?

How often should a woman go to a gynecologist?

Yearly: 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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What will happen at a gynecologist appointment?

What will happen at a gynecologist appointment?

First GYN Exam: Your first GYN visit should start w/ a medical history where you go into detail about your pregnancies and sexual history. Your GYN will likely perform a full physical, including breast and pelvic exam where he/she will feel for your uterus and ovaries to ensure there are no abnormalities. A speculum exam with Pap will then look for cancer/infections. Make sure you talk about birth control! ...Read more

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If your infertile what will the gynocologist do?

Fertility Testing: I am very surprised that an 18 year old female is asking this question. Perhaps it is for a sister or a parent? But, the purpose of fertility testing is to find out why there is a problem and then to institute a treatment or a solution to the problem. ...Read more

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What is the best way to find a good gynecologist?

What is the best way to find a good gynecologist?

Ask questions.: A gynecologist certified by the american board of obstetrics and gynecology is qualified to provide care. A good gynecologist will be willing to answer your questions. ...Read more

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What happens during your first gynecologist exam?

What happens during your first gynecologist exam?

First gyn exam: Completion of physical - height/weight, head neck, heart and lung exam. Check of abdomen and instruction and exam of breasts. Pelvic exam by speculum and manual exam.
Al exams would be with answering questions. ...Read more

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How old do you need to be to go to a gynecologist?

How old do you need to be to go to a gynecologist?

As early as: Early teens, if you are sexually active or having other gyn issues... ...Read more

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