Experts in gynecology provide care for all aspects of women’s health outside of pregnancy and childbirth. Mesbah OB/GYN in Garden City, New York, has a team of experienced gynecologists supporting women from puberty through menopause. They offer preventive health care, family planning, and many other services to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the female reproductive system. To find out how their gynecologists can help you, call Mesbah OB/GYN today, or use the online tool to schedule an appointment.
Gynecology covers everything related to the female reproductive system and women’s health issues. The only area it doesn’t cover is pregnancy and childbirth, which comes under obstetrics.
Most doctors study both obstetrics and gynecology to become OB/GYNs. Some then choose to specialize in one or the other.
The gynecologists at Mesbah OB/GYN provide a comprehensive range of women’s health services, including annual well-woman visits. An important part of keeping healthy is to attend a regular gynecological exam starting at age 21 or within three years of first being sexually active.
Annual gynecology exams provide essential preventive care. Your gynecologist asks you questions about your health, sexual activities, and menstruation or menopause, depending on your age. They also do some routine health checks, tests, and screenings, including:
The Mesbah OB/GYN team provides numerous gynecology services, including:
Birth control options include hormonal and copper IUD placement, diaphragm and vaginal ring fitting, and NEXPLANON® implants.
Your Mesbah OB/GYN provider offers expert gynecology care for all women’s health conditions, from ovarian cysts, uterine fibroids, and endometriosis to polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and urinary incontinence.
In addition, they also offer convenient in-office procedures that save you the hassle of hospital stays and fees.
Some of the in-office gynecology services available at Mesbah OB/GYN include:
Colposcopy is a procedure where your gynecologist uses an instrument (colposcope) to examine your cervix and vagina for signs of disease. They’re likely to perform a colposcopy after an abnormal Pap smear.
Hysteroscopy uses a slender telescope-like device to examine the inside of your uterus.
LEEP is a treatment that removes abnormal cervical cells to prevent cervical cancer.
Your gynecologist can also perform surgery if necessary, including tubal ligation (sterilization), myomectomy (fibroid removal), and hysterectomy (removal of the uterus).
In many cases, they use state-of-the-art da Vinci® robotic surgery technology for optimal accuracy and minimal tissue damage.
To find out about these and the other gynecology services the Mesbah OB/GYN team offers, call their office or book an appointment online today.