La Familia Medical Center offers the following services:
Annual Health Check-Up
It is vital to come for an annual gynecological check-up to promote a healthy wellbeing. Female reproductive organ disorders can be prevented in this way. If any abnormality is detected earlier, prompt and safe treatment will be advised to prevent aggravation. Treatment and Management of Gynecological Problems, Such as, but not limited to:
Breast pain and tenderness
Presence of breast lumps and discharge
Lower abdominal / Pelvic pain
Vaginal itching and discharge
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Abnormal pap smear
STDs and infection
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
PMS (Pre Menstrual Syndrome) Depression
Pre-Menopausal and Post-Menopausal Syndrome
Urinary Tract Infection
Cervical Cancer Screening Tests
These tests are done to detect cancer at an early stage even when symptoms are not yet evident. Early detection prevents the spread of malignancy to the other parts of the body.
The cervical screening tests include:
Liquid based pap smear
Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) test
Colposcopy is a procedure that uses a magnifying device to look for abnormalities on the vulva, vagina and cervix. It is done in our clinic as a part of a regular check-up. The image can be seen 30 times bigger to further rule out any abnormality including the extent of damage by using 3 % Acetic acid and Lugol’s solution.
Portio Erosion By Infrared Coagulation Therapy
Infrared coagulation therapy is used to treat cervical erosion caused by chronic cervicitis. This therapy eradicates local lesions by coagulation. Furthermore, it can improve local blood circulation and promote metabolism that promotes rapid healing with minimal scar formation.
Hormonal Oral Contraceptives
Birth control pills work by preventing ovulation and changing the lining of the uterus to prevent sperm from entering. It comes in packets of 21 or 28 tablets to take by mouth once a day, every day or almost every day of a regular cycle. Oral contraceptives must be taken at the same time every day that they are taken. If you have questions or concerns regarding the intake of oral contraceptives, you can book for a consultation.
Intrauterine Device Insertion and Removal
Intrauterine Device (IUD) is a device inserted into the uterus which prevents contraception. It has a T-shaped appearance and contains either levonorgestril or copper. Insertion of IUD is cost- effective and is a long-acting method of birth control.
Note: Vaginal infection tests are usually done before the insertion procedure to rule out any infection.
Vaginal Therapy by Recurrent Infection
Vaginal Therapy is offered to patients who suffer from recurrent infections, for further details please call and book for an appointment.