What Every Woman Needs to Know about HPV

Service: Topics: Organization:
MemorialCare Medical Group
Stephanie M. Wyckoff, MD
Featured speaker:

Stephanie M. Wyckoff, MD

Specialties:
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

As a physician who provides comprehensive Women’s Health Care throughout all stages – from adolescence to a healthy menopause and beyond – Stephanie Wyckoff, MD, is committed to the well-being of her patients. Always sensitive to the uniqueness of each patient, Dr. Wyckoff adapts her consultation and treatment options appropriately to accommodate an individual’s needs and concerns.

Podcast Summary

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. Most HPV infections don’t cause any symptoms, and go away on their own. But HPV is important mainly because it can cause cervical cancer in women. Stephanie Wyckoff, MD, a board certified OB/GYN with MemorialCare Medical Group shares an overview of symptoms, how HPV is transmitted, treatment options, prevention, and discusses what you need to know about the HPV vaccine.