Cervical Cancer Screening
Marietta OB-GYN Affiliates, P.A. provides cervical cancer screenings as well as complete gynecologic care for women in Marietta and the surrounding areas. According to the American Cancer Society Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer, all women should begin cervical cancer screening about three years after they begin having vaginal intercourse, but no later than twenty-one years old. Screening should be done every year with the regular Pap test or every two years using the newer liquid-based Pap test. Beginning at age thirty, women who have had three normal Pap test results in a row may get screened every two to three years. Women older than thirty may also get screened every three years with either the conventional or liquid-based Pap test, plus the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) test.
The physicians at Marietta OB-GYN Affiliates, P.A. use the most advanced technology and testing methods to accurately screen patients for HPV and cervical cancer. Our practice consists of six experienced OB/GYN physicians and a dedicated Registered Nurse, Clinical Nurse Practitioner. Our doctors and staff are committed to mixing excellent medical with compassion and sensitivity.
HPV Screening Experts
For top quality HPV screening in and around the Acworth area, call Marietta OB-GYN Affiliates, P.A. Human Papilloma Viruses (HPVs), are a group of more than 100 different viruses found in a large number of sexually active adults. In fact, HPV is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the United States. Most women who have HPV do not experience any symptoms and are not aware that they have the disease. If left untreated, HPV can cause cervical cancer as well as other serious health problems. If you think you may be at risk for HPV or if it is time for your routine screening, schedule an appointment with one of our experienced providers. If you are found to have HPV, our physicians can work with you on an individualized treatment plan to minimize your risk of developing cervical cancer.
Gynecologists Cervical Cancer Screening
If you are looking for a gynecologist you can trust to provide cervical cancer screening as well as other gynecologic or obstetrical care, contact our Marietta Cervical Cancer Screening Experts at Marietta OB-GYN Affiliates, P.A. today. We are currently accepting new patients and we participate with most health insurance providers. We look forward to providing you with high quality women’s medical care.