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Overland Park (10.37 mi)
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Eudora (14.63 mi)
Kansas City (19.4 mi)

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  • 8800 W 75th St
    Suite 320
    Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
  • Glenn Hara, M.D.

    Distance: 1.46 mi
    13450 S Moonlight Rd
    Olathe, KS 66061
  • Cynthia Drake, MD

    Distance: 10.37 mi
    11364 W 121st Ter
    Overland Park, KS 66213
  • Colleen Milroy, M.D.

    Distance: 10.37 mi
    10777 Nall Ave
    Suite 200
    Overland Park, KS 66211
  • David Shuck, DO

    Distance: 10.37 mi
    14352 Metcalf Ave
    Overland Park, KS 66223
  • Distance: 10.37 mi
    12200 W 106th Street
    Suite 130
    Overland Park, KS 66215
  • Elizabeth Hudek, MD

    Distance: 13.68 mi
    5607 Canterbury Rd
    Fairway, KS 66205
  • Christina Parr, MD

    Distance: 14.63 mi
    110 W 15th St
    Eudora, KS 66025
  • George Saleh, DO 950 Points

    Meritas Health Briarcliff
    Distance: 19.39 mi
    5400 N Oak Tfwy, Bldg 1
    200
    Kansas City, MO 64118
  • Angela Spell, MD 440 Points

    Spell Fitch Women's Care
    Distance: 19.39 mi
    614 NW Englewood Road
    Kansas City, MO 64118
  • 10 Points

    Distance: 19.39 mi
    200 Ne 54th St
    Suite 111
    Kansas City, MO 64118
  • Deborah Jantsch, MD

    Distance: 19.39 mi
    4044 Central St
    Kansas City, MO 64111
  • William Turano, M.D.

    Distance: 21.18 mi
    6700 Raytown Rd
    Raytown, MO 64133
  • Sara Krueger, DO

    Distance: 30.6 mi
    1301 S Main St
    Ottawa, KS 66067
  • Distance: 32.6 mi
    1500 a Hwy
    Suite C
    Liberty, MO 64068

Nearby Cities

Olathe (1.46 mi)
Overland Park (10.37 mi)
Fairway (13.69 mi)
Eudora (14.63 mi)
Kansas City (19.4 mi)
Raytown (21.19 mi)

Gynecologist Info

Gynecologist Summary:

A gynecologist is a medical doctor who specializes in women's health issues, especially those concerning the reproductive system. A gynecologist can diagnose and treat a variety of conditions that affect a woman's reproductive system.

Gynecologist Treatments may include:



- Women's health
- Genitourinary disorders
- Gynecological cancers
- Breast conditions
- Ovarian Cysts
- Infertility
- Menopause
- Contraception
- Incontinence
- Sexually transmitted disease
- Uterine fibroids

Gynecologist Specialties include:


Obstetrics involves caring for women and their health during pregnancy, childbirth, and post-natal care. Gynecological oncology deals with treatment of cancers that affect a woman's reproductive system. Gynecologists may also sub-specialize in pediatric, adolescent, menopausal, or geriatric gynecology. Other sub-specialties in gynecology include endocrinology and infertility, urology, pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.

Gynecology Procedures and Treatments:


A gynecologist can assess, diagnose, and treat issues affecting a woman's reproductive tract. Interviews, external observations, internal examinations, PAP tests, medical imaging, amniocentesis, and biopsy are used to help gynecologists with diagnosis.

Treatments may involve the use of medication, sex education and contraceptives, D&C, tubal ligation, mastectomy, hysterectomy, laparoscopy, and colposcopy.

Gynecology Profession Details:
Gynecologists must complete medical school then additional training in women's health and surgical requirements. Board certification and licensing are required for practicing gynecologists in the United States. Continuing education is required to maintain certification.

Gynecology Associations:
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology is responsible for certification of both gynecologists and obstetricians in the United States, with nearly 1,700 certifications occurring each year. This non-profit organization is independently maintained and is recognized as a specialty board by the Medical Board of Medical Specialties.


Gynecologist FAQs:

What Is a Gynecologist?


A gynecologist is a medical doctor that specializes in women's health issues, especially those pertaining to the reproductive system.

What Is the Difference between a Gynecologist and an Obstetrician?


An obstetrician is a gynecologist who sub-specializes in issues regarding pregnancy and childbirth and has more training and experience regarding those issues as well as childbirth and potential complications that might arise.

How Do I Find the Best Gynecologist in My Area?


You can find the best local gynecologist for your needs on Wellness.com, through other search sites including the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and from recommendations by your family doctor, relatives, and friends. Be sure to ask questions and do some research as it is important to choose a gynecologist you trust and are comfortable with.

Why Do I Need a Gynecologist?


Women should see a gynecologist at least once a year for regular examinations. While family doctors can provide basic services, gynecologists specialize in women's health and reproductive issues so are better equipped to diagnose and treat potential issues.


Gynecologist Related Terms:
Gynecology, obstetrics, OB/GYN, childbirth, pregnancy, mammogram, hysterectomy, uterus, ovaries, cysts, yeast infection, STDs, birth control, tubal ligation, c-section, biopsy, breast exam, menstrual problems, PAP test, vaginal exam, contraception, fertility, infertility, cancer, reproduction