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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 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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During your first gynecologist visit and you want birth control what happens at the appointment?

During your first gynecologist visit and you want birth control what happens at the appointment?

First gyn visit: A routine gyn visit consists of BP check, thyroid check, breast exam, speculum exam of the cervix including a pap smear, and bimanual exam (digital exam of the pelvic organs). Most gyn's would also perform a rectal exam at the same time to examine the space between the rectum and vagina. ...Read more

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What will happen at your first orthodontic appointment?

What will happen at your first orthodontic appointment?

Banding/Bonding App: It is assumed that your informed consent is signed and diagnostic records are completed. This is the appointment where orthodontist will place the appliances, bands, or braces and other hardware on your teeth. ...Read more

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What happens at the first pregnancy doctors appointment?

What happens at the first pregnancy doctors appointment?

Exam, blood work: This is probably the most important visit in your pregnancy. They do a full history and a complete physical exam, get blood work, and set up important dates for your ultrasounds. They discuss what you should and shouldnt do during pregnancy. ...Read more

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What will happen at the first visit to a gynecologist?

What will happen at the first visit to a gynecologist?

Depends on your age: Mostly just talking. 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. ...Read more

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What will happen at my first urogynecologist evaluation?

What will happen at my first urogynecologist evaluation?

H&P: Likely the doctor will take a history and perform a physical, which may include a pelvic exam, urinalysis and post void residual measurement. You may also be asked to complete a voiding diary either before or after your appointment. ...Read more

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What happens at your first prenatal visit after finding out you are pregnant?

What happens at your first prenatal visit after finding out you are pregnant?

Medical Care: There is no cook book approach and this question is very difficult to answer. What your OB does is most likely appropriate and thorough. If this is your first pregnancy then you will be advised to get a book on pregnancy and/or prenatal care so that you can have a guide to learn what to expect and to learn what is normal for you. It may be wise to get one of these books soon. ...Read more

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Please help! what happens at your first eye exam?

Please help! what happens at your first eye exam?

Eye measurements: This i hope is with an ophthalmologist. You will have a measurement of eye vision, need for eyeglasses (far and near) , determination of the anatomical structures of the eye at high power, measurement of the internal eye pressure (glaucoma check), evaluation of the retinal structure and function and addressing any problems that you might have. Eye exams do not hurt, and can be fun. ...Read more

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What happens during your first foot doctor appointment with a podiatrist?

What happens during your first foot doctor appointment with a  podiatrist?

Many things: You will be asked a number of questions about your overall health and then about your feet . You will be examined & possible x-rays taken. A treatment plan will then be proposed and started. ...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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What should I expect at an obstetric appointment for the first time?

What should I expect at an obstetric appointment for the first time?

Meet your Doc: Usually the first visit is used to gather information that is needed to provide prenatal care. Dates are confirmed to schedule timed genetic tests that are available. Ultrasound is performed if needed or scheduled at 12-14 wks to check nuchal thickness. Rarely is a pelvic exam done on first visit unless you have symptoms of infection or miscarriage. Overall, it's a good time to assess each other. ...Read more

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What happens at a doctor appointment for anorexia?

What happens at a doctor appointment for anorexia?

History, physical: Anorexia (loss of appetite), like any symptom, can have many causes. The first step by a doc is to take your history, and then do a physical exam, as always. Based on both, other tests may be ordered, like labwork or imaging tests. It is no worse than usual doctor's visits. Do ask the doc if something other than the usual exam will be done at the start so there will be no surprises. ...Read more

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What to expect at my first rheumatology appointment?

What to expect at my first rheumatology appointment?

Medical work up : You should expect a history, physical and maybe lab tests depending on your signs and symptoms. ...Read more

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What to expect at a dermatologist appointment?

What to expect at a dermatologist appointment?

Depends on problem: Derms are experts on skin, hair, nails and all of their associated conditions. If you're worried about skin cancer you should ask for a full body skin exam where you are checked from head to foot, looking for any suspicious lesions. If there is a suspicious lesion then a biopsy may be recommended. Describe the problem, give history, have an exam, recommendations will be made. ...Read more

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Please help! what happens on your first orthodontic appointment ?

Please help! what happens on your first orthodontic appointment ?

Dental Records: Usually, the first appointment will involve obtaining a complete dental history with records. Radiographs will be taken, as well as models of the patients teeth and photographs. This will establish a pre-treatment baseline and allow the orthodontist to assess the malocclusion and devise the appropriate treatment plan. ...Read more

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When is the right time to schedule my baby's first doctor appointment?

When is the right time to schedule my baby's first doctor appointment?

1-3 days: I normally want to see newborn babies within a couple of days after hospital discharge. If there is going to be an issue with jaundice, weight loss or poor feeding, that is when you can catch it and take care of it. ...Read more

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