A prostate exam can help our doctors diagnose an enlarged or inflamed prostate. It can also help them diagnose prostate cancer. The exam typically involves a digital rectal exam (DRE) and a test for prostate- specific antigen (PSA) levels. Our doctors perform a prostate exam if you have symptoms of an enlarged prostate or as part of a routine checkup which is recommended from age 40.
A clinical breast exam is performed by our healthcare professional who is trained to recognize many different types of abnormalities and warning signs. This in-office exam is be completed by a Registered Nurse.
A Pap test, also called a Pap smear, is an exam used to test for cervical cancer in women. It can also reveal changes in your cervical cells that may turn into cancer later. Alternatively to the pap smear test, we screening for pre cancer of the cervix using visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA). Acetic acid is just simple vinegar. If pre-cancer is found with VIA, we have the technology to treat and cure in the same check up.