Well Woman Exams
Well woman exams are an annual (or in some cases, biannual) review of a woman’s reproductive health.
What are well woman exams?
Well woman exams are an annual (or in some cases, biannual) review of a woman’s reproductive health. At our office in Encinitas, Dr. Lawrence Eisenhauer utilizes blood tests, mammograms, Pap smears, immunizations and examinations of the breast and pelvic area. He also offers optional vaginal ultrasound screening at an extra charge. if requested by the patient. Dr. Eisenhauer may also recommend counseling or educational resources that can help with and encourage healthy lifestyle changes.
Why are well woman examinations important?
Similar to other annual check-ups, well woman care allows you and your doctor the opportunity to detect issues before they become a bigger problem, as well as the chance to discuss your health and lifestyle habits. If you have any questions or concerns about your body or your reproductive health, Dr. Eisenhauer is here to address them. A strong doctor-patient relationship is essential for receiving the best possible care, so if you’re looking for an OB/GYN in San Diego County, Dr. Eisenhauer is now accepting new patients.
When should I schedule an exam?
Well woman exams are beneficial for all women, from their teenage years to 65 years and up. Younger women who are sexually active and use birth control should have their health monitored annually. During the reproductive years, a well woman exam may focus on upcoming obstetric care. Women who are postmenopausal can benefit from symptom management or care for conditions like osteoporosis. Finally, regardless of age, if you have a chronic medical condition, this exam can help with the prevention of health complications and can also detect problems before they become more serious.
Well woman exams in Encinitas, CA, the San Diego area
To schedule your exam at our office in Encinitas, use our online scheduling form or give us a call at (760) 753-8413. Dr. Eisenhauer will ensure that you get the best possible obstetric and gynecologic care. Call today!