Dr. Cathy Carron provides comprehensive and compassionate women’s health services at Wall Street Physicians in the Financial District neighborhood of New York City. Women can schedule a confidential visit with Dr. Carron for wellness visits, family planning, gynecological concerns, menopause, and more. Because she’s trained in primary care, Dr. Carron provides both primary care and women’s health services in one convenient location.
Women should schedule a comprehensive physical examination at least once per year, even if they have no concerns about their health. This allows the healthcare team to assess risk, detect problems early, and screen for cancer and other “silent” killers like high blood pressure and high cholesterol. Although pap smears are only recommended every 3 years for most women, an annual pelvic exam is still recommended and important.
Screening and diagnosis of a myriad of reproductive health issues can be provided by Dr. Carron at Wall Street Physicians. Women can seek evaluation for:
Most conditions can be treated by the experts at Wall Street Physicians, but Dr. Carron maintains a large network of qualified specialists to ensure patients with more complex or serious conditions (like cervical or uterine cancer) can receive advanced care from a trusted doctor when required.
Women experiencing unexplained pelvic pain, heavy menstrual bleeding (more than 1 tampon or pad per hour), or signs and symptoms of infection should seek medical treatment. Women who find a lump in their breast or notice breakthrough bleeding (bleeding between periods) should also seek evaluation.
In most cases, yes. In addition, many insurance companies also cover lab tests and other diagnostic tests that may identify certain risk factors or health problems early, even before signs and symptoms are present.
Because a comprehensive physical exam is an integral component of a well woman visit, these visits should be performed in person. However, problem-focused appointments, such as those for yeast infections, can often be conducted via telemedicine for patient convenience.
Yes. Although menopause is unavoidable, the discomfort associated with menopause can easily be prevented, treated, and managed by an experienced women’s health doctor. Dr. Carron at Wall Street Physicians provides hormone regulation and symptom management for menopausal and postmenopausal women.
Wall Street Physicians works with most major insurance providers. Please be aware that this list is not a full list of all insurances accepted. If you don't see your plan listed, please call our office and one of our knowledgeable staff members can help.
"Dr. Carron is a wonderful thorough primary care physician...She is kind, listens and doesn't just gloss over your concerns or ideas."
"Dr. Carron is the most attentive and caring physician I have ever had. She really takes the time to listen..."
"Cathy will go the whole 9 yards for you. She won't leave a stone unturned to help you and all with a sense of humor and a great big heart!"