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We found 14 providers with an interest in sexual health issues and who accept Coventry Bronze $15 Copay OAHMO near York, PA.

Dr. Ralph Emerson Duncan III, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
25 Monument Road; Suite 100
York, PA
 

Dr. Ralph Duncan's medical specialty is pediatric urology. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati, Dr. Duncan attended medical school at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: prostate problems, sexually transmitted diseases (STds), and erectile dysfunction (impotence). He is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He is professionally affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. Dr. Duncan's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), erectile dysfunction (impotence), infertility

All Interests: Prostate Problems, Second Opinions, Infertility, Incontinence, Urinary Stones, Neurogenic Bladder, ... (Read more)

Dr. Robina Renee Santaniello, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1112 Pennsylvania Avenue
York, PA
 

Dr. Robina Santaniello works as a family medicine physician. Dr. Santaniello's areas of expertise include menopause, thyroid problems, and minor surgery. Capital BlueCross, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Santaniello accepts. After attending Penn State College of Medicine for medical school, she completed her residency training at York Hospital. She is affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. She is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , infertility

All Interests: Menopause, Thyroid Problems, Depression, Infertility, Headache, Osteoporosis, Incontinence, ... (Read more)

Dr. Rocco Richard Arcieri II, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1010 Blymire Road
Dallastown, PA
 

Dr. Rocco Arcieri's area of specialization is family medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Arcieri include menopause, colposcopy, and thyroid problems. United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Capital BlueCross are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Arcieri accepts. He attended Penn State College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at York Hospital. He is professionally affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , infertility

All Interests: Colposcopy, Depression, Second Opinions, Sports Health, Substance Abuse, Incontinence, ... (Read more)

Dr. Julie Drolet, MD
Specializes in Urogynecology
1600 Sixth Avenue; Suite 117
York, PA
 

Dr. Julie Drolet is an urogynecologist. She has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Areas of expertise for Dr. Drolet include laparoscopic hysterectomy, menopause, and minor surgery. Dr. Drolet honors several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Capital BlueCross. Dr. Drolet studied medicine at the University of Montreal Faculty of Medicine. Her residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Montreal. She speaks French. Dr. Drolet is affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , infertility

All Interests: Menopause, Second Opinions, Infertility, Osteoporosis, Incontinence, Laparoscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Helen Rachel Deitch, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Gynecology
2050 S Queen Street; Suite 130
York, PA
 

Dr. Helen Deitch's area of specialization is pediatric gynecology. She attended Temple University School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at the University Hospital, Cincinnati. Areas of expertise for Dr. Deitch include contraception (birth control), adolescent gynecology, and menorrhagia (heavy periods). Dr. Deitch accepts several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. She is professionally affiliated with WellSpan Medical Group and WellSpan York Hospital. She is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , contraception (birth control)

All Interests: Adolescent Gynecology, Contraception, Menstrual Disorders, Pelvic Pain, Premenstrual Syndrome, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark Anthony Amalfitano, DO
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
1225 E Market Street
York, PA
 

Dr. Mark Amalfitano is a physician who specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology. Patient ratings for Dr. Amalfitano average 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Amalfitano's clinical interests: laparoscopic hysterectomy, colposcopy, and menopause. He is professionally affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. Dr. Amalfitano is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , infertility

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Cancer Screening, Infertility, Breast Issues, Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Christopher Kent Echterling, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
605 S George Street; Suite 200
York, PA
 

Dr. Christopher Echterling practices family medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Echterling include general care and HIV/AIDS. His professional affiliations include WellSpan Medical Group and WellSpan York Hospital. After attending Penn State College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at York Hospital. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , HIV/AIDS

All Interests: HIV/AIDS, General Care

Dr. Melanie Endres Ochalski, MD
Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Obstetrics, Gynecology
130 Leader Heights Road
York, PA
 

Dr. Melanie Ochalski is a medical specialist in reproductive endocrinology and infertility, obstetrics, and gynecology. Dr. Ochalski has indicated that her clinical interests include high risk pregnancy, infertility, and endometriosis. She is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Capital BlueCross, and more. After completing medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, she performed her residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Dr. Ochalski is professionally affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital and Lancaster General Health. She welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , infertility, in vitro fertilization (IVF)

All Interests: Infertility, in Vitro Fertilization, High Risk Pregnancy, Women's Health Issues, Endometriosis, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Urology, Other
2350 Freedom Way; Suite 102
York, PA
 

Dr. Robert Wilson is a specialist in urology (urinary tract disease). He works in York, PA. He graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine. Dr. Wilson completed his residency training at Wilford Hall Medical Center. These areas are among his clinical interests: prostate problems, neurogenic bladder, and erectile dysfunction (impotence). He takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Wilson is professionally affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , erectile dysfunction (impotence)

All Interests: Prostate Problems, Incontinence, Ultrasound, Neurogenic Bladder, Erectile Dysfunction, Vasectomy ... (Read more)

Dr. Karin Marie Taylor, DO
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
1225 E. Market Street
York, PA
 

Dr. Karin Taylor specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology. Dr. Taylor's areas of expertise include the following: colposcopy, menopause, and high risk pregnancy. She has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. Her education and training includes medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at York Hospital. Dr. Taylor is affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , infertility

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Infertility, Osteoporosis, Vascular Surgery Procedures, Laparoscopic ... (Read more)

Dr. Lorraine Marie Cummings, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
1101 S Edgar Street
York, PA
 

Dr. Lorraine Cummings works as a general gynecologist in York, PA. In her practice, Dr. Cummings focuses on contraception (birth control). Dr. Cummings accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Dr. Cummings is professionally affiliated with WellSpan Medical Group. She has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , contraception (birth control)

All Interests: Contraception

Dr. William Michael Unwin, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
1693 S Queen Street
York, PA
 

Dr. William Unwin's area of specialization is general obstetrics & gynecology. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include laparoscopic hysterectomy, colposcopy, and menopause. Dr. Unwin accepts several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, PPHN, and United Healthcare Navigate. Dr. Unwin attended the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania. He is conversant in French. He is affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , infertility

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Infertility, Osteoporosis, Bone Problems, Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, High ... (Read more)

Dr. Carlos Anthony Roberts, MD
Specializes in Urogynecology
2050 S Queen Street; Suite 200
York, PA
 

Dr. Carlos Roberts is an urogynecology specialist in York, PA, Gettysburg, PA, and Ephrata, PA. His areas of expertise include the following: laparoscopic hysterectomy, colposcopy, and menopause. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at York Hospital and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU), Dr. Roberts attended medical school at Howard University College of Medicine. Dr. Roberts is affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital, WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital, and WellSpan Medical Group. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , infertility

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Infertility, Laparoscopic Surgery, Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, Women's Health ... (Read more)

Dr. Marsha Dawn Bornt, MD
Specializes in Other, General Gynecology
25 Monument Rd.-suite 230
York, PA
 

Dr. Marsha Bornt is a general gynecology specialist in York, PA. Her patients gave her an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. These areas are among Dr. Bornt's clinical interests: laparoscopic hysterectomy, colposcopy, and menopause. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Capital BlueCross. Dr. Bornt studied medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. For her professional training, Dr. Bornt completed a residency program at York Hospital. She is affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. She is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , contraception (birth control), infertility

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Infertility, Incontinence, Contraception, Laparoscopic Surgery, Minor ... (Read more)

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What is Sexual Health?

Sexual health is a broad and loosely defined term that encompasses several extremely different areas of medicine. Sexual health not only includes physical health related to the act of sex, but also emotional, mental, or identity issues that can interfere with healthy sexuality. Because this scope is so broad, a huge number of health care professionals can accurately say they work in the sexual health specialty. Some of the many varied conditions included in sexual health include intimacy disorders, sexually transmitted diseases, reproductive health, LGBTQ issues, and sexual violence.

Sexual intimacy disorders are those that cause problems with the act of sexual intercourse, such as erectile dysfunction or vulvodynia. Erectile dysfunction, the inability to get or maintain an erection hard enough for sexual intercourse, is extremely common. It affects fully half of men over 40 to some degree. It is treated with medications, devices, or surgery. Vulvodynia, burning pain in the vulva that can be made worse with sexal activity, has no known cause. It is treated with oral or topical medications.

Sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS, herpes, gonorrhea, and chlamydia, are bacterial or viral infections that are contagious in the bodily fluids exchanged during sexual contact. Barrier methods of contraception, such as condoms, help prevent the spread of STDs. HIV is a virus that can be caught from an infected person’s sexual fluids or blood. When the virus infects the body, it interferes with the immune system and causes the disease known as AIDS. There is no cure, but anti-viral medications can help people with AIDS live a long and healthy life. Herpes is also a virus found in sexual fluids, called HSV-2. It causes blisters that come and go on the genitals. There is no cure for herpes, but anti-virals can minimize outbreaks. Gonorrhea and chlamydia are both bacterial infections. They are extremely common and often have no symptoms. The most common signs of an infection are burning pain and discharge. Gonorrhea and chlamydia can be treated with medications.

Reproductive health refers to both contraception and infertility treatment. Contraceptives prevent and plan the timing of pregnancy. Some, such as a vasectomy or tubal ligation, are extremely effective at preventing pregnancy. Others, such as spermicides, are less reliable. Popular contraceptives include condoms, birth control pills, IUDs, and diaphragms. On the other side of reproductive health, infertility is the inability to carry a pregnancy to term after one year of trying. It can be due to problems in either the man or the woman, and both genders are affected equally. In total, about 15% of the population suffer from infertility. Infertility treatments include medications and surgery.

Gay and transgender people are as healthy as anyone else, but they have a few specific health care needs that may sometimes fall under the sexual health umbrella. First, many LGBT people still face discrimination from healthcare providers, so providing supportive and appropriate care is an issue. Because of social attitudes surrounding sexual orientation and gender identity, many gay and transgender people struggle with their identities. Rates of depression, substance abuse, and suicide are all higher in this group. Providing mental health support and counseling to those in transition is critical. Finally, transgender patients who are undergoing gender affirmation require sensitive medical health care, including surgical and hormonal treatment.

Sexual violence can be defined as any unwanted or non-consensual sexual activity. It ranges from sexual harassment to touching to rape. It affects women more than men and is widespread: 1 in 4 women report being victims of sexual violence at the hands of a partner, and as many as 1 in 3 girls report their first sexual contact as being violent. Sexual violence has lasting physical and emotional consequences for victims, but educating both girls and boys can prevent violence. Care for those who have endured sexual violence includes counseling and mental health support, medical care, and legal support.

Humans are sexual creatures from the time we reach puberty through the rest of our lives. Sexuality is more than a reproductive requirement -- it is a form of expression and identity. Sexual health blends all these aspects of our experience together and helps us lead sexually fulfilling lives.