What is a Pap Smear + Why Do You Need One?

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If you’re new to the world of gynecology, either because you’re young or you’ve just never gotten around to making an appointment, you might not know what a Pap smear is. Or you know what it is, you just don’t know why it’s important. We’ve put together a simple overview of the Pap smear: what it is, what it does, when you need one, and why! Continue reading “What is a Pap Smear + Why Do You Need One?”

Why You Should Choose Copperstate OB/Gyn


When it comes to choosing a women’s healthcare provider, there are so many aspects to consider. Women’s health care requires an intimate level of trust that can be difficult to find. It’s important for you to choose a provider you feel confident in – someone you can build a trusting, lasting relationship with. That’s why we recommend our practice, Copperstate OB/Gyn, for your healthcare needs. Here’s why our patients choose us. Continue reading “Why You Should Choose Copperstate OB/Gyn”

Positive Pregnancy Test? What to Expect at Your First OBGyn Appointment

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You’re anxiously waiting for several minutes before you can check your home pregnancy test and…. Boom. Positive!

Whether there are two lines, a plus sign, or a digital “Pregnant” screen staring back at you, you’re probably filled with a variety of emotions. And no matter what those emotions are, you’re probably wondering, “What should I do next?” Continue reading “Positive Pregnancy Test? What to Expect at Your First OBGyn Appointment”