All our clinics run from 10am – 4 pm weekdays and 10am – 1 pm Saturdays. Were closed on Sundays and public holidays to allow our clients and doctors time to rest. The timings were arrived at in order to enhance the patient experience at the facility. On special arrangement other consultation hours can be arranged with your doctor.
- Abnormal uterine bleeding
Your menstrual pattern is supposed to be regular monthly between 21 – 35 days. Sometimes if there is no ovulation then periods will take very long to come. This may result in future fertility issues which may need to be addressed.
- Heavy menstrual bleeding
Sometimes periods come very heavy. This is signified by passage of clots in the vagina. This warrants special investigation because blood is life! Secondly there may be simple to treat causes which can be addressed early. Remember that a stitch in time saves nine.
- Benign gynecologic conditions such a s ovarian cysts
Nowadays were seeing more and more women with an ultrasound diagnosis of polycystic ovarian disease. This causes distress to women as they consult online sources of information and get told of cancer and other serious conditions .Thus it is very important to seek your doctors opinion on the issue.
- Uterine fibroids
These are growths on the uterus which are not cancerous in themselves. They are very common in women above 30 years with a predilection for black women. These need follow-up and removal while they are still small to avoid them growing excessively. We use a variety of medical and surgical means to treat the condition.
- Pregnancy monitoring
Regular pregnancy monitoring guidelines indicated that you should attend clinics at least 8 visits before the time of delivery. Here at St. Stefani we provide the following in relation to antenatal care:-
- 9 monthly reviews by consultant obstetrician gynecologist
- 9 urine microscopy and dipstick reading
- 1 nutritionist review
- 3 La maze pregnancy preparedness classes
- 9 prescriptions for pregnancy supplements
Referral for delivery under skilled birth attendant
- Post natal care
- Family planning
- Sexually transmitted diseases
- Pelvic inflammatory disease
- Urinary tract infection
- Screening of cervical and breast cancer
We have a pediatrician who consults at the clinic. She offers high fidelity clinical examination and investigations in order to diagnose various conditions in children. These may include
- Over nutrition or overweight children
- Upper respiratory tract infections such as tonsillitis
- Ear infections
- Gastroenteritis or diarrhea and vomiting in children
At St. Stefani Medical Clinic we believe that prevention is better than cure. In addition many ordinary people lead habits that predispose them to ill health and lifestyle diseases such as diabetes and hypertension. We have developed programs on preventive medicine to cater to this.
We engage people in various settings to observe document then initiate behavior change through effective communication strategies. We organize sessions within the facility and also for individuals and firms