Gynaecology is the study of the female reproductive system, its functions, disorders and diseases. This can include complaints ranging from menstrual problems to uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts and cervical polyps. Consultant Gynaecologists can also provide advice on contraception and disorders of early pregnancy.
At BMI Carrick Glen Hospital you will find an expert team of Consultant Gynaecologists providing services to treat a wide range of women’s health problems. We offer quick and easy access to investigations and treatments and our Gynaecologists are supported by a caring and dedicated support team including Specialist Nurses, Physiotherapists and Radiologists.
Nearly all woman will suffer from a gynaecological problem at some point in their life. It may not be life threatening and may only affect them at certain times of the month, but it can still have an impact on quality of life and the ability to do everyday tasks.
The type of treatment you will receive will depend on your symptoms, your age and whether you wish to have children. If further diagnostic tests or treatment are required, these will be explained to you fully during your consultation.
Common concerns for seeing a gynaecologist are:
- Heavy periods
- Bleeding between periods
- Intermittent or irregular periods
- Abdominal or pelvic pain during or between periods
- Itching or burning
- Irregular discharge
To find out more or to book a consultation please call 01292 288882 or make an online enquiry here.