When Should a Girl Have First Gynecologist Appointment? | Dr. Margarita Roykham | CCHW

– So in adolescents, it’s important for a mother or father to
bring in her daughter at about age 13. At this age, they’re
starting to get their period. Their bodies are changing. It’s really important for them to come in and talk to a physician about it, and they might be able
to air a couple concerns that they had that they weren’t able to speak with their parents about so they’ll be able to talk to
us about their sexual health, reproductive health, any STD
testing that they may need, and also the HPV vaccine.

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