Your OB/GYN helps to ensure the most personal parts of your body remain healthy, so it’s important to see a physician with whom you feel comfortable. Shirley Rigaud-Echols, MD, and the all-female team at Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates, located in Decatur, Georgia, go above and beyond to make women feel informed and empowered about their reproductive health. If you’re looking for a knowledgeable and compassionate OB/GYN, call the office, or book an appointment online today.
An OB/GYN, or obstetrician-gynecologist, is a physician who specializes in all aspects of women’s health, including pregnancy, childbirth, and disorders that affect the female reproductive system.
The team at Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates provides comprehensive care for women at all stages of life, from adolescence through your reproductive years and beyond menopause.
The team at Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates treats a broad range of problems that affect women’s health. Common gynecologic conditions include:
Additionally, the team at Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates provides routine medical services and preventive care, including well-woman exams, cancer screening, and STD testing.
The skilled providers at Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates perform a variety of procedures in-office or at the hospital. Common gynecologic procedures and tests include:
If you need surgery, the team at Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates uses minimally invasive techniques like laparoscopy whenever possible.
You should get a well-woman exam at least once a year starting around age 13. Well-woman exams help establish a strong relationship between you and your provider at Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates and play an important role in preventive care.
Other reasons to see an OB/GYN include:
Anytime you’re concerned about your reproductive health, the skilled team at Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates is there for you.
For personalized OB/GYN care, call Dekalb OB/GYN Affiliates, or book an appointment online today.