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  • Peninsula Medical Services Pc

    5115 Beach Channel Dr
    Far Rockaway, NY 11691
  • Snehanshu Ghosh, M.D.

    Snehanshu Ghosh, M.D.

    Distance: 1.78 mi
    1615 Bay Blvd
    Atlantic Beach, NY 11509
  • 10 Points

    Advanced Women's Obgyn Health Care of l.i. P.C.

    Distance: 4.75 mi
    20 W Lincoln Ave
    Suite 101
    Valley Stream, NY 11580
  • Moshe Dekel, MD

    Moshe Dekel, MD

    Distance: 6.45 mi
    166 Elaine Dr
    Oceanside, NY 11572
  • Joon Song, MD, Ph.D, FACOG
    383 Points

    Joon Song, MD, Ph.D, FACOG

    Distance: 6.51 mi
    138-78 Queens Blvd
    1st Floor
    Jamaica, NY 11435
  • Joon Song, MD, Ph.D, FACO
    200 Points

    Joon Song, MD, Ph.D, FACO

    Gynecology, Briarwood-Jamaica, Joon Song, MD
    Distance: 6.51 mi
    138-78 Queens Blvd
    1st Floor
    Jamaica, NY 11405
  • Errol Thompson, MD
    100 Points

    Errol Thompson, MD

    Distance: 6.51 mi
    17567 Hillside Ave
    Jamaica, NY 11432
  • Parkway Medical Services, P.C.

    Distance: 7.91 mi
    8615 Forest Pkwy
    Woodhaven, NY 11421
  • Gary Guarnaccia, MD
    730 Points

    Gary Guarnaccia, MD

    Distance: 9.13 mi
    11203 QUEENS BLVD
    SUITE 200
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
  • Parkway Medical Services, P.C.

    Distance: 9.13 mi
    7035 113th St
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
  • Yakov Levy MD Pc

    Distance: 9.13 mi
    70-31a 108th Street
    Suite 4
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
  • Julia Raber, MD 120 Points

    Julia Raber, MD

    Julia Raber MD, P.C.
    Distance: 9.63 mi
    1300 Union Tpke
    107
    NEW HYDE PARK, NY 11040

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