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Womens Gyn Physical

Your OB/GYN specialist will assist you with some of the most important health concerns of your life, including birth control, childbirth or menopause concerns.

These are often very personal issues, so It's important to find a gynecologist you trust -- someone with whom you feel comfortable. Women often find the right physician by getting a referral from a friend or from their primary care physician.

Often, your primary care physician can perform some of the important screening procedures, but will offer good referral information if a specialist is needed.

Essential screenings for women:

  • Your physical will include screening tests for a variety of often-preventable illnesses. Getting checked early can help you find diseases such as cancer or diabetes in the beginning stages when they are easier to treat.

In general women should get the following regular screenings:

  • Pap Smear to help detect and prevent cervical cancer
  • HPV screening to detect any possibility of the human papillomavirus (younger women should also consider the HPV vaccine)
  • Breast exam, as part of a regular check-up every one to three years, more often if the patient has a higher risk for breast cancer
  • Osteoporosis screening, a special type of X-ray to see if bones are weak or fragile, which is especially important after menopause
  • Mammograms to detect any lumps or abnormalities in the breasts
  • Screening for skin cancers
  • Blood Pressure check (your risk of high blood pressure increases as you get older)
  • A fasting blood test to check cholesterol levels
  • Blood tests and oral tests to check for diabetes
  • HIV screening, blood tests to check for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (especially important for pregnant women who can pass the infection to their infants during child birth)
  • A colonoscopy to detect for colon cancer (screening usually starts at age 50)
  • Glaucoma test provided by your eye specialist

Women's Well Woman Care - Port Huron

Dr. Peter Tseng is seeing patients in Women's Wellness Place

Peter Tseng, M.D.Peter Tseng, MD

Women looking for convenient access to a women’s health specialist for routine, preventative care are now able to see a doctor right in Women’s Wellness Place. Peter Tseng, MD, a respected specialist in obstetrics and gynecology for more than 20 years, provides care which includes:

  • a general physical
  • pelvic exam
  • pap smear
  • breast exam
  • counseling on family planning for those who are interested
  • Patients will be assessed and educated on their health risks, addressing ways to modify lifestyle habits and recommendations for modifying behaviors that place them at risk.

This service is ideal for women who would like to have their annual physical, mammogram and lab tests in one place on the same day.

Dr. Tseng does not provide surgical care as part of his practice. If, during the course of treatment, he finds that a patient requires a surgical or specialty referral, he refers her to a specialist of her preference. He is committed to working with patients’ primary care physicians to ensure they are informed of any recommendations he has made.

Dr. Tseng accepts payment from most insurance carriers.

For more information or to make an appointment, please call (810) 985-2663.