General Health & Wellness • Feb 24, 2022

The Importance of Your Yearly Gynecological Exam

It may be tempting to skip your yearly gynecological exam when you’re healthy, but there are reasons why its important to keep up with it. Dr. Abigail Chitwood, Ob/Gyn at Missouri Baptist, a sister hospital of St. Louis Children’s Hospital, discusses the reasons it’s imporant to keep up with your yearly visits. Even if you’re not due for a pap smear, it’s important to check in. Find an OB/GYN that is the right fit for you, so you feel comfortable seeing them every year.