Well-Woman Exams

UC San Diego Health offers well-woman care through our gynecologists and certified nurse midwives. Your primary care physician may also provide well-woman exams.

Our obstetrics and gynecology care is ranked among the top 20 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

Well-Woman Services

Most insurance companies cover annual well-woman examinations, which include:

  • Preventive screenings
  • Information about conditions and diseases that you may be at risk for
  • An opportunity to discuss health concerns and your family history with your clinician

Services that may be offered, depending on your age and medical history, include:

Family Planning

Your well-woman provider can also assist with general family planning needs, including basic contraception consulting and pregnancy testing.

We also offer a specialized family planning program, which includes a program for women who have complex medical issues that require highly effective contraceptive options. For more information, see Birth Control and Family Planning.