To access a gynecologist/obstetrician in Fort McMurray, you need to be referred by a family physician.
If you have a history of abnormal pap results, please call the PCN to speak with a nurse prior to your appointment. The nurse will review your history to determine whether the screening can be completed at the PCN, or if a visit with your family physician is required.
According to recent changes to the Pap guidelines, there are specific things you must avoid prior to your appointment.
For 24 hours prior to your appointment you must avoid:
- Sexual Intercourse
- The use of birth control creams/jellies, or lubricant
Our Women’s Health Check does not include breast examinations. For concerns regarding breast health and mammography, please visit your family physician.