Patient Education

When To Visit Gynaecologist ?

A visit to the gynecologist is recommended for annual screening and any time a woman has concerns about symptoms such as pelvic, vulvar, and vaginal pain or abnormal bleeding from the uterus. For the following reasons, you should visit a gynaecologist:

  • Pre-Pregnancy counseling.
  • To know about vaccinations.
  • Learn about family planning and contraception.
  • Issues relating to pregnancy, fertility, menstruation, and menopause.
  • Your periods are irregular and far off.
  • You have recurrent periods which return in a span of 21 days or less.
  • You notice inter-menstrual bleeding (bleeding in between the periods).
  • Your periods last more than 7 days.
  • You have very delayed periods.
  • You have unnaturally heavy periods.
  • You miss a period.
  • Your urine frequency increases without any rhyme or reason.
  • You feel pain or a burning sensation while urinating.
  • You notice blood in the urine.
  • You notice an abnormal discharge from the vagina associated with cow’s milk.
  • Itching in the vagina.
  • You experience more than just discomfort in your breasts during your periods.
  • You feel a lump in your breast.
  • You notice discharge from your breasts.
  • You experience occasional pelvic pain or discomfort.
  • Severe menstrual cramps felt in the abdomen and lower back.
  • Abdominal pain after sexual intercourse.
  • Pain along with the presence of a lump in the abdomen.
  • Sharp abdominal or pelvic pain during menstruation or sexual intercourse.
  • For your general well-being