10 Important Questions to Ask a Gynaecologist

There are many gynaecological issues faced by women in their lifetime; sadly, many of them are not usually reported to their gynaecologist.

No matter how small the gynaecological problem faced is, we advise that they should always be reported to the gynaecologist — taking a back seat and allowing the issue linger can cause it to develop into bigger problems.

It is easier to get the help of a gynaecologist now, with the help of Google; all you need is to search ‘gynaecologists near me’, and you will be provided with options from which you can choose.

For better gynaecological health, here are 10 questions you should ask your gynaecologist.

1. Why do I feel some hurt?

Women commonly feel pains during intercourse — tampon or an intrauterine device is inserted or menstruation. It is safer to know the reasons behind these pains and what to do about them as these pains may sometimes occur as a sign of some complications. Consulting with private gynaecologist in London at our gynae clinic about these can prevent the problems from developing into other issues and also ease your discomfort.

2. How Do I identify the signs of breast cancer?

Breast cancer, when detected at the early stage, can be treated and cured in most of the cases. This is why women are urged to frequently check themselves regularly to aid the discovery or signs of breast cancer at an early stage.

The check-ups for breast cancer can either be done at home or professionally with a gynaecologist. A weekly self-check is the best and safest measure for the prevention of breast cancer.

3. What is the cause of my heavy, irregular or too frequent menstruation?

Irregular menstrual periods are one of the most frequent gynaecological problems in women. This has made many women consider it as ‘normal’. Fibroid or hormonal issues sometimes cause irregularities in the menstrual cycle.

This is the reason our private gynaecologists in London clinic strongly advise that you report any variability to your gynaecologist, especially at an early stage so that you can be examined appropriately.

Do visit us today at Gynae Uk to have our experienced gynaecologist examine you if you are experiencing any form of irregularity or too frequent menstruation.

4. What are the suitable birth control options for me?

There are many birth control options present today, ranging from pills to condoms, implants and IUDs. However, not all these birth control options are suitable for everybody.

This is why we advise you to consult a gynaecologist for the birth control option most suitable for you before using them; this can only be prescribed after you have been examined — Upon consultation with your gynaecologist, where an IUD is an option for you, you will be recommended for coil fitting in a London clinic.

5. What should I look out for during menopause, and how will they affect my risk of other conditions?

At ages 49 - 52, menopause begins, and women start undergoing many hormonal and physical changes. Though there is a widespread of knowledge on this topic, visiting a gynaecologist will help you understand menopause and give you a better understanding of how to handle the changes associated with it.

6. How do I know the right time to take a pregnancy test?

Today, they are many effortless pregnancy test kits available over the counter, but many women are usually confused about the right time to carry out the test. Visiting a private gynaecologist in London clinic and communicating with a gynaecologist will help you understand the right timing and the adequate steps to follow.

7. Is there a possibility that I am infertile?

Various problems can cause infertility. However, taking the infertility test by a private gynaecologist will help you determine the rate of infertility and its corresponding cause.

8. What vaginal hygiene products can I safely use?

Women of all ages can experience smelly discharges. There are many vaginal hygiene products used by women today to maintain health in the vaginal. More so, it is best to consult with a private gynaecologist before using them. It will help you know which is safe and prevent other problems that may arise from using the wrong product.

9. How do I know what is normal during pregnancy, and what is not?

The nine months of preparation for a newborn is one with many ups and downs, and it is safer to have a clear understanding of what you should and should not expect during this period. You can get the knowledge you need by reading books and even discussing with the older women. However, it is advised that you visit a private gynaecologist in London in preparation for your newborn and to avoid any complications.

10. What tests would you recommend I take this year?

There are many changes women undergo as menstruation starts even till they attain menopause. Having a regular conversation with a private gynaecologist at our gynae clinic will help you know the tests you will experience at every stage of your life so that your complete health can be ensured.


At Gynae UK, we have experienced and skilled private gynaecologist in London, and offer private coil fitting at our clinic in London. Click here for more information and to book an appointment.

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