Women's Health Services
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These are guidelines only. Your doctor or nurse will personalize the timing of each test to meet your specific healthcare needs.
Scan this list below to review the recommended health screenings and immunizations. Need to schedule a screening, click this phone number to call: 573-629-3500. More information about each item is listed below.
In your 20s, it is a good time to get a baseline cholesterol panel. Talk with your primary care provider about having this done - especially if heart disease runs in your family. If there are major concerns, your primary care provider will refer you to a cardiologist.
In your 20s, it's important to establish a relationship with an OB/GYN. They are able to provide reproductive health screenings, contraception counseling, infertility testing and prenatal care. For more information about OB/GYN services, call 573-629-3500.
Sources: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, mayoclinic.org
Young women are at increased risk for rape and abuse in dating situations or friendship/ acquaintance relationships. Report any type of abuse to a healthcare provider.