Comprehensive services offered at Dignity Health Medical Group Women's Health - St. Joseph's
Your time is important. When you’re with our care team, we want you to get the most out of your visit. Our multidisciplinary team of physicians is ready to serve when you need us most. With a combination of expert knowledge, compassionate care, and personalized treatment plans, you can count on us to work for you.
Comprehensive Women's Services
Comprehensive women's medical services include every aspect of obstetrics and gynecology for women of all ages.
Mammography is when X-rays are taken of a woman's breasts. It is a diagnostic screening procedure that helps doctors with the early detection of breast cancer so that early intervention can reduce a woman's risk of serious complications.
Umbilical Cord Blood Donation
The donation of an umbilical cord to a cord blood bank contributes to the inventory of stem cells that are used for research and for stem cell transplants in the treatment of leukemia and other cancers of the blood and bone marrow.
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Maternal fetal medicine is a branch of medicine that focuses on managing health concerns of the mother and fetus prior to, during, and after pregnancy. Maternal fetal medicine specialists are physicians who specialize in the field of obstetrics.
Gynecologic surgeries are surgical procedures that are performed on any part of a woman's reproductive system.
Nurse midwifery is the specialization in women's reproductive health and childbirth. Nurse-midwives perform annual exams for women, provide counseling, write prescriptions, and attend births.
Family Birth Center
A birth center is a healthcare facility for childbirth where care is provided in midwifery and wellness. Family is welcome to participate in the pregnancy, birth, and the postpartum period.