Women from Vancouver and all across B.C. choose False Healthcare Centre because of board-certified physicians Dr. Lauren Fineman and Dr. Catherine Allaire. Our teams of surgeons and specialists have years of experience and excellence in Women’s Health.
Regular screening with a Papanicolaou smear test, commonly known as a “pap smear”, is an important step in protecting yourself from cervical cancer. The test is used to detect abnormalities in the cervix before they become cancerous or at a stage when treatment can be effective. Following the introduction of the pap smear test more than 25 years ago, the death rate from cervical cancer has declined dramatically and the survival rate has risen to 74 percent over five years.
A female doctor is available upon request to ensure your comfort.