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.
Becker’s Hospital Review has named UVA among the top “100 hospitals and health systems with great women’s health programs.” This national recognition reflects the wealth of specialties we offer for women.
Health Issues for Women
Hit 40 Healthy
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What Does an Ob/gyn Do?
OB/gyn doctors and nurse practitioners are focused on your total health.
We provide general healthcare, routine screenings and physicals. We'll also help you manage chronic health conditions like high blood pressure or high cholesterol. And, should health problems arise, we can connect you to experienced specialists.
Our staff is also specially trained to provide services especially for women, including:
- Contraception and family planning
- Reproductive healthcare
- Pregnancy and childbirth care
- Management of menopause
Healthcare for All Stages of Life
Pregnancy & Childbirth
Adolescence & Young Adulthood
Middle-Age & Beyond
Specialty Care for Your Body
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.
Top Care for Tough Problems
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
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