Do I need to still see my gynecologist even though I’m in good shape? Answer to this question is yes. Gynecologists are more than regular visits for issues, they take care of a lot of things to make sure that you are healthy. Find out more about why yearly visits with your gynecologist are so important.
The most crucial procedures your gynecologist does is screening pap smears. They are performed to avoid cervical cancer. Although they aren’t mandatory every year, they are more exams your gynecologist conducts each year.
An annual exam whenever you visit your gynecologist will be a pelvic exam. These are important are the tests are conducted to verify that there are no abnormalities in the body that may indicate cancer or any other issues like polycystic ovarian diseases.
They also make sure you’re up-to-date in terms of health maintenance. You can request mammograms or regular blood tests to be certain you’re healthy.
Watch the video to learn more about how important annual health exams are for women’s health.