Dr. Ginger Longo will join KVH Women’s Health in October, in accordance to a information launch from KVH. Dr. Longo will present gynecology and obstetrics providers. She will join Teresa Beckett, ARNP, PA-C, on the clinic.
“My goal is to make patients feel comfortable and confident that they have an active role in their care,” Longo stated.
In the world of gynecology, Longo has a particular curiosity in nicely lady exams, household planning, sexual health, breast health, menopausal remedy and addressing menstrual irregularities. She additionally performs gynecologic surgical procedures corresponding to hysterectomies.
In the world of obstetrics, Longo sees sufferers with regular and high-risk pregnancies. She stated she enjoys constructing relationships with sufferers and caring for them all through their being pregnant, supply and past.
Longo accomplished medical faculty and a residency in obstetrics and gynecology on the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. Before attending medical faculty, she labored as a labor and supply nurse for 9 years. She is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
In the approaching months, Longo will work with Dr. Vicki Macy on a seamless transition when Macy retires on the finish of September. Macy has delivered greater than 9,000 infants over the course of her profession.
Longo beforehand labored at KVH earlier than resigning in 2015. She labored as medical director of the Central Washington University Student Medical and Counseling Clinic for a time.
Longo will settle for new sufferers for gynecology and obstetrics. For extra details about appointments in Ellensburg or Cle Elum, name KVH Women’s Health at 933-8720.