Finding a great gynecologist sometimes takes a bit of trial and error, but once you’ve made that connection, it can last for decades. The gynecologists at West Kendall OBGYN are proud to serve the women of Doral and Miami’s Kendall and West Kendall areas. Many of those women introduce their friends and family to the practice. To learn what makes West Kendall OBGYN such a special place, call or use the online scheduling function to set up a visit today.
Gynecology Q & A
What is Gynecology?
Gynecology is an area of medical specialty focused on addressing the full scope of a women’s reproductive health. Every woman, regardless of age, should see a gynecologist on a routine basis as part of their larger health and wellness care plan.
Gynecologists are doctors with extensive training in all aspects of sexual and reproductive health. They are equipped to advise you on ways to improve your health and wellness and to diagnose and treat the full scope of gynecologic issues.
What Conditions Can a Gynecologist Diagnose and Treat?
Your gynecologist can help you find answers and explore treatment options for many conditions, such as.
Family planning needs
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
Sexually transmitted disease
Polycystic ovary syndrome
Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
This is far from a comprehensive list. The gynecologists at West Kendall OBGYN have the training and expertise to assist you with any and all gynecologic conditions. The practice’s women’s health practitioners specialize in various areas of care, including adolescent gynecology, hormonal imbalance, pelvic floor reconstruction, and robotic surgery.
When Should I See a Gynecologist?
According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, young women should begin seeing a gynecologist between the ages of 13-15. Those early visits are an opportunity to establish a bond with your doctor and to teach teens how to begin taking responsibility for their own health and wellness.
As you move into young adulthood, your needs will shift. Annual visits to West Kendall OBGYN ensure you get routine Pap smear testing, STD screening, and birth control services.
Your gynecologist is also a wealth of information about the path to motherhood. Be sure to discuss your family planning timeline during visits to learn how to prepare your body for conception and pregnancy.
As you age, your hormone production changes. Your gynecologist can assist you as you navigate menopause and beyond, and help you move through times of transition with grace.
If you’re searching for an excellent gynecologist with a warm, caring nature, schedule a time to come in and meet the team at West Kendall OBGYN. You can book a visit online or by phone.