Women’s Health Cork
At Rahona House we have two Female Doctors to look after any female health issues you may have.
- Cervical Screening
- Cervical Cancer Vaccine
- Sexual Health
- Ante & Postnatal Care
- Fertility Problems
- Well Women Medical
- Cholesterol Screening
- Breast Care
-The Cervicalcheck screening programme is recommencing on July 6th. The HSE are operating a catch-up programme for smears. You will receive a letter from the HSE after July 6th if you are due a smear test. Please see this link for further information.
However, please remember that a smear test is a screening, NOT a diagnostic test. Therefore if you have any worrying symptoms such as unusual bleeding etc, please telephone the surgery,
Our Practice is registered with the Cervical Check Programme. This programme entitles all women between the age of 25 -60 to free cervical smears every few years. You will need to bring your cervical check invitation letter with you to avail of the free smear. When telephoning for an appointment please advice reception that you are booking for a smear test.
You are welcome to have a chaperone for your smear test-please advise reception when booking and we will be glad to facilitate you.
Please note that if you require a consultation for any other matters you will incur the normal consultation fee. Please advice at reception when booking.
If you require a blood test to check your cholesterol level please book an early morning appointment and fast completely from midnight the night before.