Providing unparalleled service, Bella Donna Women’s Health offers a wealth of health resources for the whole family as well as gynecological care such as breast exams, pap smears, birth control, infection treatment, family planning service and preconception care and counseling, menopausal care, and lab work as well as alternative health services: homeopathy, aromatherapy & herbal treatments, etc.
We view well-women care as a vital tool for continued health and well-being. Using a comprehensive approach, we use physical assessment, lab work, and holistic recommendations to benefit you as an individual. Let us help you achieve your health goals using our skills in nutrition, lifestyle, and alternative approaches.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
Hour long appointments in a comfortable environment
Thorough review of your history
Gentle physical exam
Cooperative relationship based on trust, respect, and honoring your unique constitution
Philosophy which sees you as an equal partner in your care with respect for your choices
Emphasis on education to assist you in making informed healthcare decisions
WELL WOMENS EXAM
Our exam encompasses all the aspects of a general physical exam. An annual check-up can detect underlying health issues before they become emergencies.
CERVICAL CANCER SCREENING GUIDELINES (THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY RECOMMENDS THE FOLLOWING)
Begin cervical cancer screening at age 21
Women ages 21-29
Pap test every 3 years
Women ages 30-65
Pap test combined with HPV test every 5 years
or Pap test alone every 3 years
Women ages 65 and over
Only continue screening if risk factors are present
Regular breast exams are offered with each physical assessment and Pap smear to help detect breast cancer early on.
FERTILITY AWARENESS EDUCATION
Fertility awareness education, natural family planning, and other birth control methods, help women take charge of fertility and conception. Whether you’re trying to get pregnant or trying not to, fertility awareness education is a helpful tool for understanding your body’s rhythm and cycles.
FAMILY PLANNING COUNSELING
Alongside fertility awareness education, we provide family planning counseling. Discuss your birth control and reproductive health options frankly and openly to find what methods work the best for you and your family.
Nutrition is a critical aspect of reproductive and daily health. A consultation can help you evaluate and improve your diet and overall health.