Cervical Cancer Screening Guide

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Cervical cancer was once one of the most common causes of cancer death for American women. Learn how it can be prevented with vaccinations and screenings.

Women's Health Physical Therapy Available Today

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Did you know SIMED offers Women's Health Physical Therapy? Reclaim control of your body. SIMED offers women's health physical therapy at our Gainesville, Ocala, and Lady Lake locations. 

Breast Cancer Prevention Guide

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Get the best information on breast cancer screenings, mammographies and breast cancer to equip yourself with the knowledge to protect yourself.

Reasons Women in their 30s Visit the Gynecologist

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As part of our women’s health series, we are highlighting common reasons women in their 30s visit the gynecologist. These include STDs, vaginitis, contraception and more.

Common Reasons Women In Their 20s Should See a Gynecologist

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Dealing with your 20s can be hard enough without throwing women’s health issues into the mix. That’s why we’ve asked Dr. Meera Nair, a SIMED Women’s Health physician in Gainesville and Chiefland, about the common health issues she treats for women starting in their teens and how you can avoid them.

Common Endometriosis Symptoms

Robotic Surgery for Women's Health

Gynecological surgeon Prethi Vaddadi,MD has recently joined the SIMED Women’s Health team and she specializes in robotic surgery.

Facing surgery can be a frightening experience fraught with questions, doubts and uncertainties. However, most surgeries are elective, meaning that you decide if surgery is the best option for you and elect to have the procedure. This decision process often gives you needed time to prepare, which is an important step. Research suggests that women who prepare mentally and physically for surgery have fewer complications, less pain and recover more quickly than those who don't prepare.

- "Preparation for Surgery | HealthyWomen." Ed. Ranit Mishori, 28 Apr. 2011.

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Help Finish the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Ocotober is national Breast Cancer Awareness month and SIMED Women's Health wants you to be informed!
Ocotober is national Breast Cancer Awareness month and SIMED wants you to be informed!