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525 Brent Lane

Pensacola, FL

Phone (850) 471-2221

Fax (850) 471-2245

Dr. Paul LaRose

Dr. Robert Andrews

Jenny Allen, CNM

Dr. Allessa Allison

Health Maintenance

Please select your age group for information about the activities you should be doing to maintain optimial health.

 

Female 18- 40 Years

Well Visit= Once every year

Lipid profile= One screening exam between ages of 20-34, and then every five years after age 35.

Pap Smear = Once every year

 

Female 41-49 Years

Same as above

+ Mammogram = Every other year

 

Female 50-64 Years

Same as above

+ Digital Rectal Exam = Once every year

    Fecal Occult Blood Testing= Once every year, except when Colonoscopy is done.

    Colonoscopy = Once every five years

    Flu Shot= Every year

 

Procedure Definitions

Well Visit (Physical Exam) = In addition to a physical exam, this vist may involve discussing habits and lifestyle modification.

Lipid Profile= A test to measure your cholesterol and triglycerides

Pap Smear= During the test, using a small brush the doctor gently scrapes cells from the cervix. The cells are in a specimen container and sent to the lab.

Digital Rectal Exam= Using a gloved finger the doctor feels inside your rectum and colon for abnormalities

Colonoscopy= A scope used to look for abnormalities in your rectum and lower colon. Please ask for a refferal from your doctor.

 

IUD Contraceptive Options:

 

Mirena

Paragard

 

Strelization:

 

Essure