Your first visit to the Gynecologist doesn’t have to be awkward or frightening. In most cases there is no physical exam required for birth control/cycle control.
In conjunction with barrier methods, your provider will discuss which option is best for your teen:
- Oral contraceptives
- Implantantable Contraceptive Device
Providers will discuss safe sex practices and provide education about sexually transmitted infections. During your visit we provide ample time for questions and answers.
Since Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is very common, we feel the HPV vaccine is important because it protects against cancer caused by the Human Papilloma infection.