Most women associate gynecology with their annual pelvic exam and Pap smear, yet gynecologists do so much more. The physicians at The Association for Women’s Health Care diagnose and treat every type of medical condition and disease that affects women and the female reproductive organs. We welcome women of all ages, and encourage you to schedule an appointment for preventive gynecologic care at one of our convenient locations in Chicago and Northbrook, Illinois.
The physicians at The Association for Women’s Health Care specialize in obstetrics and gynecology. While obstetrics is all about medical care of women during pregnancy and childbirth, gynecology concentrates on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of issues related to your reproductive health.
The comprehensive gynecologic care available at The Association for Women’s Health Care includes:
A well woman exam is a regular gynecologic exam that’s focused on preventive care. Like other types of preventive checkups, the goal is to identify a potential problem while it can be prevented or easily treated.
During a well woman exam, you’ll receive some or all of the following services:
While most women should get a yearly gynecologic checkup, the frequency of your well woman exam depends on your overall health and whether you’re at a higher risk for gynecologic problems. If it’s been longer than a year since your last checkup, contact The Association for Women’s Health Care to schedule an appointment for your preventive exam.
Please don’t hesitate to call us any time you have a question about your health, but be sure to schedule an appointment if you experience any of these symptoms: