What’s an abnormal Pap smear? Am I at risk for cervical cancer? How can I best take care of my body? Is everything working okay down there? There are a lot of questions when it comes to our bodies, ladies — especially those parts we can’t see. So let’s talk about it!
After being called in for an early morning C-section, this episode’s guest came straight to the recording studio from the labor and delivery room to help us answer some of these questions and more.
Episode 6 – A Telling Conversation about Women’s Health
In this episode of My Healthy Life, Dr. Ogo Okpala with McDowell OB/GYN shares her expertise and passion for women’s health. Dr. Okpala previously served as an OB/GYN in Delaware, Georgia and Nigeria. She is a graduate of Brown University Medical School in Providence, Rhode Island, and completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at Harvard Medical Schools’ Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. While Dr. Okapala loves an educated patient, she reminds us the value of the relationship between a woman and her provider over the course of her life.