Well Women’s Checks

It is important to see your GP for regular health checks. The checks can pick up early signs of disease or illness, which means you will get treatment earlier. A general check-up is recommended once a year. If you are at higher risk of a disease or condition, you may need to get checked more often.

Throughout a woman’s life there are many different screening tests and examinations that are recommended to keep healthy and avoid chronic disease these include but are not limited to

  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Cervical Cancer Screening
  • Heart Checks – Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death for Australian women
  • Bowel Cancer Screening
  • Skin Checks
  • Bone Density Tests
  • Immunisations
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Checks

It is recommended to speak with your GP to you have a tailor made screening and health check plan.