Welcome to Family Health of Delaware

Opening Hours : Monday to Friday - 8am to 5pm
  Contact : +1 (302) 734-2444

Women’s Healthcare

At Family Health of Delaware, the Dover Walk-in Medical Center provides a wide range of preventive and medical care specifically for women, including:

  • Wellness and annual exams
  • Pregnancy, fertility and family planning
  • Treatment for gynecological issues
  • Nutrition and exercise counseling
  • Body fat analysis with BMI measurements
  • Vision and hearing checkups
  • Dermatology and skin care
  • Vaccinations and immunizations
  • Cardiovascular assessments
  • Blood pressure and glucose (sugar) checks
  • Pre–cancer screenings (breast, ovarian, uterine)
  • Prescription management
  • Chronic disease management
  • Mental and emotional health counseling

Wellness Exams

Routine health exams and tests can help to detect potential health problems at an early stage, thereby increasing the effectiveness of treatments and the possibility of full recovery. Dr. Tonwe encourages you to take advantage of preventive care services by scheduling routine wellness exams for women between the ages of 19 and 64 years.

 

The American Medical Association (AMA) recommends that women complete the following health screenings and immunizations:

  • Flu vaccine – September/October
  • Pap smear – Periodically
  • Periodic Age Specific Physical examination
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV) immunization – Between the ages of 9 and 26
  • Routine Immunization
  • Mammogram – Periodic
  • Baseline Colonoscopy – beginning at age 50
  • Tetanus vaccine – Every 10 years