After a woman begins menstruating and for the rest of her life, she benefits from a branch of medicine called gynecology. Gynecologic care at Gyne Health Women's Center in Alexandria, Virginia, ensures that your urogenital and reproductive systems remain healthy and strong throughout each phase of life. Exercising care, compassion, and their medical expertise, nurse practitioners Joanna Sampson, FNP, NP, and Dr. Ashwina Sheth, provide outstanding gynecologic care for women of all ages. To set up a gynecology appointment, call the office team, or use the online form.
Gynecology is a branch of medicine devoted to keeping women’s reproductive and urogenital organs healthy and strong. Many insurance plans include an annual gynecological exam as part of their well-woman program.
Nurses and doctors who specialize in gynecology undergo intensive training devoted to women’s special requirements, including reproductive and hormonal health.
All issues related to a woman’s health and reproductive system are covered by gynecology. When you get gynecologic care, you receive services such as:
You should receive a well-woman gynecology exam every year. The Gyne Health Women's Center offers on-site ultrasound tests and imaging.
In addition to your yearly well-woman exam, you should contact the Gyne Health Women's Center team whenever you notice a troubling symptom or have concerns about your health. Some reasons for getting gynecology care include:
Coming to the Gyne Health Women's Center for an annual well-woman exam helps you and your nurse practitioner get to know one another so that you feel more comfortable discussing private issues. Because the team is devoted to a holistic approach to women’s health, you can feel free to discuss any health problems or concerns you may have, including questions about mental health.
In addition to gynecology and prenatal care, Gyne Health Women's Center wellness program includes medically supervised weight loss to optimize your health. Depending on your needs, your nurse practitioner may recommend treatments on-site or refer you to another specialist.
To add experts in gynecology to your health care team, call Gyne Health Women's Center team today or use the online form.