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Our clinic provides medical care for minor and major emergencies.

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Covid-19 Latest Update

Cryotherapy for Genital Warts

Cryotherapy represents a leading-edge treatment employing extreme cold—most often liquid nitrogen—to specifically target and eradicate abnormal tissues, such as genital warts. These warts, which manifest in the genital and anal regions, are a direct consequence of the human papillomavirus (HPV) infection.


What to Expect During the Procedure:

Preparation and Comfort: To ensure patient comfort, particularly when dealing with sensitive areas, a local anesthetic might be administered depending on the wart’s size and location.

Application: The core of the cryotherapy procedure involves applying liquid nitrogen directly to the genital warts. This application is meticulously performed using specialized equipment, such as a cryoprobe or a cotton swab, designed for precise treatment.

Process and Effect: The application of extreme cold causes immediate ice crystal formation within the wart cells, leading to their destruction. This process might include a cycle of freezing followed by thawing. The objective is the complete disintegration of the wart tissue.

Session Planning: Eradicating genital warts may necessitate multiple cryotherapy sessions, particularly for extensive or stubborn warts. These sessions are carefully scheduled weeks apart to monitor progress and ensure effective treatment.


Post-Procedure Care and Recovery:

Immediate Aftercare: Post-treatment, it is common to experience localized discomfort, redness, and swelling. The treated area may undergo blistering or crusting, indicative of the healing process.

Activity and Care Instructions: Patients are advised to abstain from sexual activity for a recommended period to promote healing. It is essential to keep the treated area clean, dry, and free from irritation caused by scratching or picking.

Medications: Following the specialist’s instructions for any prescribed medications or ointments is vital for a smooth recovery.


Follow-up and Long-term Considerations:

Monitoring and Additional Treatments: Follow-up appointments are pivotal for assessing cryotherapy’s effectiveness and determining the need for further treatments based on the warts’ response.

HPV and Recurrence Awareness: It’s crucial to recognize that while cryotherapy effectively removes visible warts, it does not cure the underlying HPV infection. Regular check-ups are essential to manage any recurrence and monitor overall genital health.

Prevention and Screening: Adopting safe sexual practices and undergoing regular screenings are recommended strategies to mitigate the risk of future HPV infections and related complications.

Cryotherapy for genital warts offers a focused and efficient solution for individuals seeking relief from HPV-induced growths, with a treatment plan tailored to each patient’s specific needs and condition.

Health Tips and Info

Adopting a healthy lifestyle offers a multitude of compelling reasons to prioritize your well-being. Firstly, it significantly reduces the risk of chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, and hypertension, enhancing your longevity and overall quality of life. Regular exercise and a balanced diet boost physical fitness and energy levels, promoting mental clarity and emotional well-being. Moreover, a healthy lifestyle fosters a strong immune system, helping the body defend against illnesses. It also empowers individuals to maintain a healthy weight, which can boost self-esteem and body confidence. Ultimately, by embracing a health-conscious approach, you invest in a future filled with vitality, resilience, and a greater capacity to savor life's joys to the fullest.

Remember that individual health needs can vary, so it's essential to consult with a healthcare professional for personalized guidance and recommendations tailored to your specific health circumstances.

Eat a Balanced Diet

- Consume a variety of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins, and healthy fats.
- Limit processed foods, sugary drinks, and excessive salt intake.

Stay Hydrated

- Drink plenty of water throughout the day to stay properly hydrated.

Exercise Regularly

- Aim for at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity aerobic activity or 75 minutes of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity per week.
- Include strength training exercises at least two days a week.

Get Sufficient Sleep

- Aim for 7-9 hours of quality sleep each night to support physical and mental health.

Manage Stress

- Practice stress-reduction techniques such as deep breathing, meditation, yoga, or mindfulness.

Maintain a Healthy Weight

- Strive for a body weight that is within a healthy range for your height and build.

- Focus on long-term, sustainable weight management.

Stay Updated on Vaccinations

- Ensure you and your family are up to date on vaccinations recommended by healthcare professionals.

Regular Check-ups

- Schedule routine check-ups with your healthcare provider for preventive care and early detection of health issues.

Practice Good Hygiene

- Wash your hands regularly with soap and water to prevent the spread of germs.
- Follow proper dental hygiene by brushing and flossing daily.

Know Your Numbers

- Keep track of essential health metrics such as blood pressure, cholesterol levels, and blood sugar.

Limit Screen Time

- Reduce excessive screen time, especially before bedtime, to promote better sleep and reduce eye strain.

Wear Sunscreen

- Protect your skin from the sun's harmful UV rays by using sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher when outdoors.

Stay Socially Connected

- Maintain healthy relationships with friends and family for emotional well-being.

Mind Your Mental Health

- Seek help if you experience symptoms of anxiety, depression, or other mental health concerns.
- Prioritize self-care and self-compassion.

Set Realistic Health Goals

- Establish achievable health goals and track your progress.

Stay Informed

- Stay updated on health-related news and guidelines from trusted sources.

Broad Range Of Clinical and Specialty Services For Providing High-Quality Health Care.

We are committed to promoting wellness, preventing illness and enhancing the overall health and well-being of our patients. With a team of dedicated and skilled health care professionals, state of the art technology and a patient centered approach, we stive to deliver personalized care tailored to meet the unique needs of each patient.

Our Services & Specialties

Medical Consultation with a General Physician

At CCHC, a general consultation, also known as a medical consultation, involves a meeting between a physician and a patient with various objectives.

Gynecology Consultation

A gynecology consultation, also known as a gynecological visit or appointment, is a medical examination and discussion between a patient and a gynecologist—a specialized doctor who focuses on women's reproductive health.

Lab Testing and Diagnostics Blood Tests

Your Premier Destination for Precision Diagnostics At CCHC, we extend an exclusive invitation to all our valued patients for the utmost in healthcare convenience.

Mental Health Consultation

Our dedicated team of healthcare professionals understands that mental health is an integral component of overall wellness. We are committed to providing comprehensive support and guidance to help you achieve a better state of mind.

Pediatric Consultation

Our dedicated team is ready to provide specialized healthcare for children and adolescents, from as young as 3 months to 18 years of age. To schedule an appointment with one of our experienced specialists in family medicine, simply reach out to our friendly staff.

Minor Emergency Consultations

Experience peace of mind with our same-day appointments for emergency medical care, tailored specifically for minor emergencies. At our facility, we prioritize your well-being ...

Health Centre

The goal of Canada College Health Centre is to offer high quality care and consultations within a reasonable time.

Your satisfaction is important to us and our team works hard for you to benefit from the latest technologies and experience of our doctors, in a environment that reflects comfort and excellence.

Contact Information



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1231 Saint-catherine west, bureau 332, Montreal, QC
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