Women have unique biology that requires specialized care. Family care physician Pamela Abrams, MD, and the compassionate team at Family Practice Associates, PC, in Broomfield, Colorado, understand this and offer preventive, diagnostic, and therapeutic services for a variety of women’s health problems. If you’re a woman looking for routine gynecology services and cancer screenings, call Family Practice Associates or book an appointment online today.
Women face a whole host of health conditions that don't apply to men. Some of these are obvious, like pregnancy or menopause. But a woman's complex reproductive system is vulnerable to several diseases and disorders, including various forms of cancer.
The skilled, compassionate team at Family Practice Associates can treat or prevent many of these conditions through early detection and diagnosis. They offer a broad range of essential gynecological services, such as:
A variety of conditions can cause women’s health issues. Some only affect women, while others are more common in women than men. Common women’s health concerns include:
Routine well-woman exams, also known as gynecological or annual exams, play a critical role in your preventive health strategy. During these exams, the highly trained providers at Family Practice Associates check for any signs of potential disease and recommend treatment before problems develop
Many serious diseases, including various forms of cancer, are easiest to treat in their early stages. Routine screening even helps prevent certain diseases, such as cervical cancer, from occurring.
For example, a Pap test may reveal abnormal changes in your cervical cells. Dr. Abrams can then safely remove the precancerous cells before they develop into cervical cancer.
First, your provider at Family Practice Associates performs a physical exam, including a pelvic exam and breast cancer screening. Depending on your age and medical history, they may also perform a Pap test to screen for cervical cancer.
They may ask questions about the following topics:
If you’re looking for a family physician who provides a full range of women’s health care services, call Family Practice Associates or click online to schedule your well-woman visit today.