Women’s Health

The Practice provides a comprehensive range of healthcare services to women of all ages.  Detailed below are some of the preventative measures running within Guernsey to help to reduce the impact of breast and cervical cancer.

Breast cancer screening
Breast cancer affects 1 in 8 women. Regular self-examination can help to detect cancers early. Between the ages of 50 to 75, women in Guernsey are invited to have a mammogram every 2 years.

Please click on the link below for information on breast cancer screening in Guernsey

Cervical cancer screening
Cervical cancer is linked to the human papillomavirus. In Guernsey, all women who are between the ages of 25 and 65 and have been sexually active are advised to have a cervical smear.

Please click on the links below for further information:

The following Doctors have a special interest in Women’s Health:

Dr Janice Porritt
Dr Janice Porritt
MB ChB MRCGP

Special interest: Women’s health and contraception, palliative care and preventative care strategies.

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Dr Ruth Swainston
Dr Ruth Swainston
MB ChB DCH DRCOG MRCGP

Special interest: Children and women’s health, as well as palliative care and Occupational Health.

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Dr Marta Vila Mola
Dr Marta Vila Mola
LM esp MFyC

Special interest: Women’s health and has experience in the management of complex conditions.

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Dr Caroline Yates
Dr Caroline Yates
MB BS BSc (Hons) MRCGP DRCOG DFSRH LoC IUT LoC SDI

Special interest: Obstetrics, gynaecology, child health, contraception and family planning.

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