From their teens through the post-menopausal years, women face a range of health issues that require special care. At UVA, we offer specialty clinics dedicated to women’s health needs.
Our skilled and caring doctors, nurses and certified nurse midwives offer care for women’s health conditions, including infertility, prolapse and incontinence, gynecological cancer, pregnancy and delivery, menopause and osteoporosis.
We Are Baby-Friendly®
As a Baby-Friendly® designated hospital, we:
- Promote breastfeeding as the most complete source of nutrition for infants
- Help new mothers meet their feeding goals
- Enable bonding by keeping mothers and babies together 24/7
- Support mothers and babies as they continue breastfeeding at home
There are fewer than 300 Baby-Friendly hospitals and birth centers in the US, and we are proud to be one.
Baby-Friendly USA is part of an international initiative led by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
Read the news release about our Baby-Friendly® designation.
Nationally Ranked NICU Care
Do you have a high-risk pregnancy? If you have diabetes, other diseases, are pregnant with multiples or facing possible birth defects, our specialists have the experience to guide you through your experience.
Our neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is not only the only NICU in Charlottesville, but the most advanced in the region and nationally ranked.
Learn more about our NICU and newborn services.
Pregnancy & Maternity Care
Ob/gyn doctors provide comprehensive, compassionate healthcare for women at all stages of life. Find out more about our Ob/gyn doctors and clinics.
A Leader in Breastfeeding Support
UVA is one of only 12 hospitals recognized by the Virginia Department of Health for its support to breastfeeding moms.
Having a Baby? Take a Free Class
Get introduced to everything from childbirth to breastfeeding to newborn care.
Sign up now for upcoming prenatal classes.
Healthcare for the Whole Person
We offer the broadest range of women’s health services available in the region — and that means experience you can trust.
Our doctors, many of whom have been listed in America’s Best Doctors and America’s Top Doctors, are avid researchers, meaning you’ll have access to the latest treatments and technological advances available. And our gynecologists are ranked among the nation's best by.
Specialized & Compassionate Care
Help for Pelvic Floor Disorders
Disorders like urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse affect more than 1 in 3 American women.
Find out about your treatment options for pelvic floor disorders.
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Women's Mental Health Services
We work with our psychiatrists to address issues specific to women's life events like:
- Premenstrual syndrome
- Depression during pregnancy
- Postpartum depression