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Is it okay for a female general practitioner to check a teen boy?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes

The doctor will be professional with the boy.
If the boy is uncomfortable, that is different - it is his choice whether he wants a male or female doctor.

In brief: Yes

The doctor will be professional with the boy.
If the boy is uncomfortable, that is different - it is his choice whether he wants a male or female doctor.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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