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    Default Pap smears - do u prefer male or female drs?

    Hi,
    I was just wondering if people have a preference of male or female doctors when it comes to pap smears?

    Do you go see a different doctor if your normal doctor isn't the gender you prefer to do them?


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    Default Pap smears - do u prefer male or female drs?

    I don't care either way but I don't get my gp to do mine as I work with him at the hospital so feel rather weirded out to have him do it

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    Female. I make a point to go to a female for that kind of thing as i feel much more comfortable.

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    Default Re: Pap smears - do u prefer male or female drs?

    I will always go to a female gp for pap smears no reason other than Im only comfortable with female GPs....but in saying that a male OB delivered DS and I couldnt have cared less who was down there at that point

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    Default Pap smears - do u prefer male or female drs?

    Don't mind either way. As it is I go to my GP who is female.

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    Male. I have this irrational concern that a woman will judge my vagina. I dont know...yes its weird.

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    Default Pap smears - do u prefer male or female drs?

    Female only for most things, especially paps (based solely on a past experience with a male doctor).

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    Default Re: Pap smears - do u prefer male or female drs?

    Female unless it's my gynae (who is male)... somehow it doesn't matter with him but any other male no way!

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    Don't really mind either way. Has always been done by my male gynaecologist so far.

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    Default Pap smears - do u prefer male or female drs?

    Female gp and female OBGYN :-) just prefer it, as does my dh! Haha


 

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