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WOMEN'S HEALTH SERVICES
AT HEALTHWAY MEDICAL GP CLINICS

With family and work commitments, women struggle to find time to take care of their own health. However, as not all health issues come with symptoms, it is important to make time for regular health screenings.

Early detection leads to more effective treatment. Through checkups, potential health problems can be managed before they become critical. 

At Healthway Medical, we provide a comprehensive range of health services for women of all ages, ranging from health screenings to sexual health services such as birth control pills, morning-after pills.

Sexual Health

The morning-after pill is an emergency contraceptive pill taken after unprotected sex to prevent pregnancy.

Learn more about the morning-after pill here.

Birth control pills are an effective and safe way to prevent unplanned pregnancies.

Learn more about birth control pills here.

Health Screenings

Detects the presence of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) or Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI).

Hormones play a key role in many aspects of a woman’s health, affecting mood, energy, weight, and more. Useful for women who are experiencing symptoms of hormonal imbalance.

Useful for couples who are planning to start a family, and couples who are struggling to conceive for a long time.

Provide insights on how to manage the bothersome symptoms associated with menopause and menstruation.

Get a better understanding of you and your partner’s health and address any health issues before marriage.

HOW HEALTH SCREENING WORKS

Step 1:
Book Your Appointment

Book an appointment by calling your nearest Healthway Medical GP clinic.

Step 2:
Get Your Health Screening

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The health screening tests will take about 30 minutes, depending on the package that you select. 

Step 3:
Receive Your Results

Your health screening report will be ready within the next 5 to 7 days, along with a medical review and consultation with our doctor. 

PREPARATIONS FOR WOMEN'S HEALTH SCREENINGS

Healthway Medical aims to make your health screening experience a smooth and pleasant one. To ensure that you are well-prepared, please see below for health screening preparations.

  • NRIC/FIN/Passport
  • Recent medical reports and films (highly encouraged)

FASTING
The purpose of fasting is to achieve accurate results for your blood test for glucose, cholesterol, triglycerides.

  • Please fast for at least 8 hours before your appointment.
  • No food or beverages are allowed during the fast. However, you can have plain water. 
  • The average screening duration ranges from 1 to 2 hours depending on the selected package.

GENERAL

  • Please do not consume your routine medication or supplements until the fasting tests are over. You can have them right after the test.
  • For women, the pap smear, urine tests should be done at least 5 days before or after your menstruation cycle.

DECLARATION OF ILLNESS
Should you feel unwell prior to your screening, please call our centre to inform our staff. Our doctor may require you to adhere to special precautions or postpone your screening depending on your medical condition.

  • Your health screening report will be ready within the next 5 to 7 days.
  • Upon completion of your health screening, a second appointment will be scheduled after 5 to 7 days. Your doctor will then go through your health screening test results with you in detail. Depending on your results, he or she may suggest necessary lifestyle changes and treatments. This is also the best time to seek your doctor’s advice with regards to any health concerns you may have.
  • We also offer comprehensive services including GP, adult specialist services, should you require follow-up care or treatments.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How Can I Book an Appointment For Women's Health Services at Healthway Medical GP Clinics?

Book an appointment by calling your nearest Healthway Medical GP clinic

How Can I Cancel or Reschedule My Appointment for Women's Health Services?

Cancel or reschedule your appointment by calling your nearest Healthway Medical GP clinic

Are There Sexual Tests Included in Women's Health Services?

Yes, we provide sexual health screening to detect the presence of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) and Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) such as chlamydia, and more.

Book an appointment by calling your nearest Healthway Medical GP clinic

What Types of Women's Health Services are Suitable for Me?

If you’re unsure of which health screenings are suitable for you, you may speak with our doctor to learn more. Visit your nearest Healthway Medical GP clinic.

Can I go for Further Screening Tests Such as Mammogram and Cervical Cancer Screening?

Yes. However, further screening tests such as mammogram, cervical cancer screening, ultrasound are conducted at Healthway Screening @ Centrepoint and Healthway Screening @ Downtown.

Based on the results of your health screening, our doctor will recommend you to go for further screening tests if required.

How and When Will I Receive the Results of My Health Screening?

Your health screening report will be ready within the next 5 to 7 days. 

Upon completion of your health screening, a second appointment will be scheduled after 5 to 7 days. Your doctor will then go through your health screening test results with you in detail. Depending on your results, he or she may suggest necessary lifestyle changes and treatments. This is also the best time to seek your doctor’s advice with regards to any health concerns you may have.