Gynecology

OB-GYN Associates PC -  - Obstetrics

OB-GYN Associates PC

Obstetrics & Gynecology located in Cedar Rapids, IA

Seeing a gynecologist for routine yearly exams and PAP tests helps catch early signs of gynecological conditions before serious problems arise. The friendly, experienced physicians and nurse practitioners at OB-GYN Associates PC, located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, diagnose and treat women’s health problems in a warm, welcoming atmosphere. Call to schedule an annual exam today or book an appointment online.

Gynecology Q & A

OB-GYN Associates PC

What is gynecology?

Gynecologic care includes the prevention of, screening, diagnosis, and treatment of conditions related to women’s health, such as:

  • Uterine fibroids and polyps
  • Endometriosis
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Cervical, ovarian, colorectal, and breast cancer
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Infertility
  • Menopause symptoms
  • Hormone imbalances


Your gynecologist lets you know which health screenings are appropriate for you, to detect women’s health conditions before they become serious.

What women’s health services are offered?

The medical team at OB-GYN Associates PC provides the most advanced, state-of-the-art women’s health screenings and treatments, including:

  • Mammogram screenings for women over 40
  • PAP tests to screen for cervical cancer
  • Colorectal screenings
  • Bone density tests (DEXA) to screen for osteoporosis
  • Birth control procedures
  • HPV and other sexually transmitted disease screenings
  • Sterilization procedures
  • Minimally invasive robotic and laser surgeries
  • In-office endometrial ablations


Many gynecological procedures offered are minimally invasive or noninvasive and are completed in your doctor’s office.

What should I expect during an annual physical examination?

Attending annual exams is crucial when you want to catch women’s health problems early and prevent diseases. When you come in for your annual wellness exam, the friendly team of experts at OB-GYN Associates PC greet you in an open and welcoming environment.

Your gynecologist goes over your medical history and completes a head-to-toe physical examination. A PAP test is used to check for signs of cervical cancer and mammogram screenings detect breast cancer in its early stages.

If you want to become pregnant, discuss your birth control options, or have any questions or concerns regarding your health, your provider addresses these concerns directly. They may order imaging or other diagnostic tests if necessary.

How often should I schedule an exam?

For most women, coming in once a year is recommended and helps your doctor care for you properly, but you may require additional visits in some cases.

If you’re ready to be proactive and maximize your wellness with a routine exam, call OB-GYN Associates PC to schedule your next appointment or easily book one online today.