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Annual Exam

Visiting your gynecologist each year for an annual examination is an extremely important part of maintaining your health. As a critical part in the early detection of many life-threatening diseases, annual gynecologic exams provide peace of mind for you and those who care about you.

Your doctor typically covers the following:

  • Routine measurements: weight, blood pressure, pulse
  • Internal check-up
  • Breast examination
  • Pap smear
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV) screening
  • Family health history
  • A conversation to answer questions and identify any concerns

Prentice Women's Hospital's gynecologists also can provide the following as part of an annual exam:

Last UpdateJune 19, 2012


To make an appointment with a physician, please call 1-877-926-4664.

New patients can request an appointment online.