Well Woman Checkup
- Weight, Height, BMI- Every year
- Blood pressure – Every 2 years if normal (120/80). More often if higher than 120/80.
- Diabetes (Blood Glucose) screening – If your blood pressure is > 135/80.
- Cholesterol Test – Starting at age 20, get regular testing if at risk for heart disease.
- Every year beginning at 21.
- PAP test without HPV screen for Cancer – every 3 years, age 21-30
- PAP test with HPV screen for Cancer – Every 5 years, age 30+
- Chlamydia and Gonorrhea – Get tested if you are sexually active and at increased risk (new or multiple partners) or are pregnant.
- Syphilis – Get tested if you are at increased risk or pregnant.
Clinical Breast Exam
- Every 1-3 years, starting at age 21.
- Breast Self Examination – Become familiar with how your breasts look and feel throughout your menstrual cycle, so you can identify changes and discuss with your doctor.
- All women should undergo one-time screening. Follow up testing is based on individual risk. All pregnant women need to be tested.
- Human Papillomavirus (HPV) – Protects against Cervical Cancer, Ages 11-26, course of 3 doses.
- Seasonal Flu Vaccine – Every year
- Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis (TD/TDAP) – Every 10 years