Gynecology Specialist

Night & Day Medical

Family Medicine Practice located in Midtown East & Washington Heights, New York, NY

Dr. Cluny Lefevre and Dr. Joseph Ahram at Night and Day Medical in the Midtown East and Washington Heights neighborhoods of New York City understand that it’s never easy at any age to have a pelvic exam, so they dedicate extra attention and care to ensuring you feel relaxed and comfortable. They provide the full range of gynecologic care, while also tending to your overall health, whether you need help with depression, a urinary tract infection, menopause, or a chronic health issue. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, use online booking or call one of the offices in Manhattan.

Gynecology Q & A

Why are annual gynecologic exams important for your health?

Most gynecologic problems develop gradually, without causing symptoms until the problem has progressed enough to damage tissues. When you come to Night and Day Medical for routine pelvic exams, your doctor can detect potential problems at an early stage and start treatment to prevent serious health problems.

What gynecologic services are available?

The physicians at Night and Day Medical provide the full scope of gynecologic care for all women, beginning in adolescence and continuing beyond menopause. They practice a holistic approach dedicated to caring for your physical and emotional health, whether that means helping you deal with stress, depression, anxiety, or relationship concerns.

This list shows a few examples of the many services available:

  • Birth control and preconception planning
  • Pap tests
  • STD testing
  • Pelvic and breast exams
  • Menopause care
  • Hormone replacement therapy
  • Treatment of urinary incontinence
  • Treatment of urinary tract infections
  • Immunizations, including HPV

When should you seek help for gynecologic problems?

Although you can call Night and Day Medical any time you have a question or concern about your health, you should schedule an appointment if you experience symptoms of gynecologic problems such as:

  • Heavy bleeding
  • Bleeding between periods
  • Pelvic pain
  • Pain or discomfort during intercourse
  • Itching, burning, or soreness in the vaginal area
  • Vaginal discharge
  • Frequent need to urinate or burning during urination

Will you be screened for chronic health conditions?

Yes, screening for chronic health conditions is a vital and integral part of your routine gynecologic care at Night and Day Medical. Chronic health conditions can often be prevented when they’re diagnosed at an early stage, so your doctor screens for problems such as:

  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Heart disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • GERD and ulcers

What specialized services are available?

When you choose to receive your gynecologic health care at Night and Day Medical, you also gain access to comprehensive services for every aspect of your life.

Night and Day Medical also offers counseling for depression and mood disorders. The skilled, compassionate team also helps parents struggling with challenges such as tantrums, picky eaters, aggression, or children having a hard time socializing.

The medical team also provides advanced therapies such as noninvasive body contouring with the cutting-edge laser system, SculpSure®, for those who can’t get rid of problem areas like belly fat and love handles.

When you have a health problem or need gynecologic care, call Night and Day Medical or book an appointment online.