HPV is a common virus that is spread through sexual contact. There are several types of HPV. Many of the HPV types do not cause problems, however, some types of HPV can lead to cervical cancer and genital warts. The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine protects against infection by certain strains of HPV.
Insurance policies will often cover the cost of HPV shots. Dr. Das will provide information to your insurance company for authorization.