What is Gynecology?
Gynecologists are dedicated to women’s health, particularly as it relates to the female reproductive system.
A woman’s reproductive system is crucial to her overall health. That’s why creating a great relationship with a gynecologist is very important. Gynecologists have experience in treating all aspects of women’s reproductive health. Some conditions typically treated by a gynecologist include:
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Uterine fibroids
- Interstitial cystitis
- Ovarian cancer
- Uterine cancer
- Urinary incontinence
- Vaginal infections
- Painful sex
- Pain during menstrual periods
- Absent menstrual periods
- Urinary tract infections
Most gynecologists offer some form of a women’s health exam as well. In this scenario, a general physical is given to determine the likelihood of any of these issues occurring. If you believe you are already suffering from one of these women’s health conditions, get help immediately.
What Treatments do Gynecologists Offer?
Services that gynecologists usually offer include:
- Ovary removal
- Birth control
- Preventive testing
- Family planning
Like any doctor, the services provided by an individual gynecologist will vary. Generally, gynecologists treat the majority of the aforementioned issues and offer most of these services.
Schedule a Consultation Today
Finding the right gynecologist can be difficult. A gynecologist can help you overcome women’s health issues, maintain routine wellness and promote a healthy, happy pregnancy. To schedule a gynecology consultation, call (949) 829-5500 or request an appointment online.