At Advanced Urgent Care of Pasadena, we offer women a variety of services for women’s healthcare. For women that may be experiencing any vaginal, or urinary discomfort, please come in to our facility to be accurately diagnosed and treated. It is our goal to make sure our patients are comfortable and at ease while having any procedures done at our facility.
A pap smear procedure includes collecting cells from your cervix which is located at the lower, narrow end of your uterus that’s at the top of your vagina. Women should have routine pap smears to detect any abnormalities at the earliest stage possible so that the appropriate treatments are provided.
For the many women that have decided to use an IUD as a contraceptive, we are able to place the IUD accurately and safely. If a patient would like to be prescribed an IUD, our women’s health specialist is able to choose the IUD most suitable for your specific needs. Appointments are recommended for IUD placement procedures. For more information regarding IUD placements, please call our office at 626.304.0404.
BIRTH CONTROL REFIILS:
Need a Refill on your birth control pills? For women that are currently using birth control as a form of contraceptive, our physicians are able to write a refill if you are unable to get an appointment with your own doctor. Also, if you are thinking about trying a new birth control, please feel free to let our physicians discuss the many different birth control options that are currently available.
For women that are sexually active, it is important to have routine STD screenings. Early detection in most sexually transmitted diseases with proper treatments can be lifesaving. If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms; burning or pain during urination, abnormal vaginal discharge, painful intercourse, bloody vaginal discharge, pain in the abdomen, spotting, itching, fever, blisters, swollen glands, open sores, foul smelling discharge and warts, please come in and be seen by one of our licensed healthcare providers. Advanced Urgent Care of Pasadena provides discreet and confidential walk-in STD testing and treatment.
For women over 40 years of age, annual mammograms are recommended to screen against breast cancer. At Advanced Urgent Care of Pasadena, our providers can order mammograms for women who are unable to get an appointment with their primary care physician.
For more information, or if you have additional questions regarding our services, please call our office today at 626.304.0404