It’s a good idea to have your first well-woman visit around age 13 to 15. You may just talk with your provider and undergo a regular physical exam. As we get older, and our health changes, well-woman visits will include other tests and referrals for more detailed exams such as mammograms and bone density tests.
A Pap Smear detects changes in the cervix that may indicate elevated risk for cancer. In women who have regular Pap tests, abnormal changes are almost always caught early. In addition to regular Pap tests, you should schedule a visit us if you are experiencing symptoms, or suspect that you may have a woman’s health issue that needs treatment.
Painful and/or irregular bleeding is not normal, most often the cause is an abnormality within the uterus. Having too many periods or periods that are very heavy can be a cause for concern. Our providers can diagnose and treat these ailments for you.
Many women think urinary incontinence is just part of getting older or childbearing. But it's not, and it can be managed or treated. If you are suffering from this symptom, you are not alone, call Boerne OBGYN, consult with our experienced physicians and find out what treatment is best for you.
We offer genetic testing through a third party organization for Breast and Ovarian cancers to help in the detection of mutations in our DNA that cause
these type of cancers.
For those seeking to wait for when the time is right for pregnancy, we offer a wide variety of birth control methods to suit any patients seeking pregnancy prevention.
Our OBGYN surgeons use minimally invasive surgical techniques in the event of a Hysteroscopy, Laparoscopy, Myomectomy or Hysterectomy and the use of robotic surgery. Our doctors are here to discuss your gynecology problems and possible options for non-surgical and surgical treatment.
Our specialty trained physicians offer the Acessa procedure for management of patients diagnosed with fibroids who are seeking to preserve their uterus and forego a classic hysterectomy.
What are fibroids?
Fibroids are a soft tissue tumor that is found in or on the uterus. These tumors are mostly benign-meaning non cancerous, and can make becoming pregnant difficult for those seeking pregnancy. Fibroids also cause irregular bleeding and pain along with painful intercourse.
Don't suffer any longer, we are here to help offer you solutions to this debilitating disorder.