At the office of Shenandoah Women’s Healthcare in Harrisonburg, Virginia, their practitioners are committed to providing lifelong healthcare to all women. Annual women’s health exams are the best way to maintain your health and diagnose potentially serious conditions for early treatment. The team at Shenandoah Women’s Healthcare encourage women of all ages to schedule yearly health and wellness exams. Please don’t be that woman who regrets skipping her exam. Call for your appointment today, or use their easy online scheduling tool.
Your annual health exam is designed to maintain or improve your overall quality of life. By talking with one of our experienced healthcare providers, an examination of your medical history, and any necessary diagnostic tests, our annual Well Woman Exams can assist in the early detection and diagnosis of many conditions, including:
Early detection of breast and cervical cancers improves long-term survival rates and may offer increased treatment options.
Laboratory tests and discussion about your lifestyle and genetic risk factors can help you learn about your risk of heart disease.
Early detection, diet, exercise, medication, and a supporting healthcare team are keys to minimizing complications of diabetes.
Strong bone structure can help you stay active and healthy as you age. Yearly tests for calcium and other essential nutrients can help.
Often misdiagnosed, our expert clinicians are trained to help identify and treat this painful condition.
Your mental health is just as important as your physical health. Open dialogue with your healthcare provider is a good first step.
Low iron and vitamin levels can lead to low levels of energy and other side effects. Proper testing can help you stay healthy!
Your yearly wellness exam can also help you understand the risks of autoimmune disorders, common infections, and other health issues.
Come prepared with a list of your medications and be prepared to discuss changes in your health or questions you have about your health.
Your annual health exam is a once-a-year visit with your primary care provider to check on your general health, monitor changes in chronic conditions, and discuss your overall health and well-being.
As part of your annual health exam, your provider will:
Your health exam will take 30-60 minutes to complete. Depending on how many and what type of tests your provider orders, full results may not be available for several days.
Most forms of insurance cover a yearly health exam, but you may be responsible for a co-pay. We accept a variety of plans from insurance companies like Aetna, Anthem, Cigna, Optima-Medicaid, Virginia Premier, Anthem Healthkeepers Plus, United and we are members of the Valley Health Plan and Multiplan networks. Call our office for more information.