Routine well-woman exams can confirm you’re in good health or detect women’s health problems before serious complications arise. James A. Watson, MD, and his experienced OB/GYN team in Gilroy, California, offer quality, personalized care during each and every well-woman exam. Schedule your next annual exam over the phone or online today.
Well-woman exams are annual assessments of your overall health, including gynecological health and wellness. Your appointment includes screening, a health evaluation, education, counseling, and treatment when necessary. Routine well-woman exams help Dr. Watson detect health complications before they become serious.
During well-woman exams with Dr. Watson and his team, you receive:
Dr. Watson handles teen gynecological visits with compassion and care. Teen services include their first exam, irregular period assessments, pregnancy and STD prevention, education, and optional HPV vaccines.
When you arrive at the office of James A. Watson, MD, you’re greeted by the warm, welcoming staff. Your provider checks your weight, blood pressure, pulse, and other vital signs. Dr. Watson reviews your medical history and asks about symptoms you may have.
He completes a physical exam, including a pelvic exam and possibly a Pap test to screen for signs of cervical cancer. While you relax in a comfortable chair, he inserts a speculum into your vagina to examine reproductive organs and take tissue samples when necessary.
Dr. Watson might recommend blood tests, a urine test, hysteroscopy, ultrasound, or other diagnostic imaging procedures to detect or rule out women’s health concerns.
Dr. Watson and his team offer birth control, immunizations, and treatment for the following conditions:
Your treatment might include medications, hormone replacement therapy, lifestyle changes, noninvasive procedures, or minimally invasive gynecological procedures.
As a general rule, schedule a well-woman exam once yearly, or whenever you experience symptoms of a women’s health problem, become pregnant, or have questions and concerns about your health. Dr. Watson might recommend more frequent OB/GYN visits if you have a gynecological condition.
When it’s time for your next well-woman exam, schedule an appointment with James A. Watson, MD, over the phone or online today.