A Gynecologist is a physician specialist who consults, diagnose, and provides medical care to women with the focused attention of solving problems that affect the female reproductive systems. A gynecologist also provides general health care to young females in teen ages.
Gynecologists provide answers to numerous topics; some obstetrical issues and a wide range of preventive care services including pap smears, endometrial biopsies, ultrasounds, and blood work. Conditions commonly treated by a gynecologist include: Conditions commonly treated by Gynecologists include:
- Infertility, menstruation and menopausal issues
- Education on different types of family planning
- Issues relating to pregnancies
- Miscarriages and life-threatening pregnancies
- Abnormal vaginal bleeding and abdominal pains
- STDs and pelvic inflammatory diseases
- Polycystic ovary syndrome
- Pelvic exams, pelvic support problems including tissues, ligaments and muscles
- Urinary and faecal incontinence
- Ovarian cysts, fibroids, breast disorders, vulvar and vaginal ulcers,
- Cancers of the female reproductive tract, tumors, congenital abnormalities and other non-cancerous changes
- Endometriosis, a chronic condition that affects the reproductive system
- Sex, reproductive health and sexual dysfunction and other emergency care relating to gynecology are also what Gynecologist takes care of.