Your Virtual Gynecology Visit: A brief history, plus do’s and don’ts

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By Dr. Aldene Zeno

Virtual doctor visits go by many names, including “telehealth” and “telemedicine” or “telemed.” These include video and telephone visits, and the concept is not new: Physicians have used it for decades to provide guidance to colleagues across the globe, even in cross-continental surgeries. The Kaiser Permanente health system has…