Women's Health at LCMC Health

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Personalized care for your health

We offer a full range of women’s services, personalized just for you during every stage of life. We're here to help you through the many transitions life brings – from adolescence, to childbirth, through the menopausal years. With gynecology and obstetrician providers throughout the greater New Orleans Area you can expect healthcare with heart, close to home.

Gynecology

A gynecologist specializes in women's health, focusing on the female reproductive system. Our providers take the time to get to know you during your well woman appointments. We help prevent, diagnose, and treat common conditions such as:

  • Endometriosis
  • Menstrual irregularities
  • Abnormal Pap tests
  • STD screenings
  • Menopause
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Pelvic pain
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Vaginal infections
  • Recurrent vaginal infections
  • Birth control services
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Recurrent urinary tract infections

Learn more about our gynecology services and find an OB/GYN:

West Jefferson Medical Center Touro East Jefferson General Hospital New Orleans Hospital East

Gynecologic Cancer

Gynecologic cancer symptoms may look like other conditions. It's important to always talk to your provider if you notice anything different or unusual. Types of gynecologic cancer can include cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and several others.

Learn more about gynecology cancer care:

West Jefferson Medical Center Touro University Medical Center

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Breast Health

A mammogram – an X-ray of the breast – is an important tool to detect and diagnose breast cancer. If you or your provider notice any unusual pain, lumps, or discharge in your breast, it’s time for a mammogram. We have advanced imaging locations to help properly diagnose and treat your breast health conditions.

Learn more about breast health services:

Concerned about breast cancer? Take our breast health assessment.

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Obstetrics

Pregnancy is an exciting and life-changing event for every woman. Whether you are expecting your first child or your fourth, our obstetricians are here to care for you throughout your pregnancy.

Looking for information about healthy pregnancies? Visit our health library to learn more.

Labor and delivery

Where you deliver your baby matters. Our family birthing centers are designed with your comfort in mind, offering peaceful environments that are staffed by OB/GYNs, nurses, and patient care technicians. Interested in other birthing options? West Jefferson Medical Center and Touro offer midwifes or doulas to customize your birthing experience.

Take a virtual tour and learn more about our family birth centers:

West Jefferson Medical Center Family Birth Place

Touro Family Birthing Center

Birthing at East Jefferson General Hospital

Postpartum Care

It's important to remember you are not alone on this journey. As you learn to adjust to having a newborn, don't forget to prioritize your health along with your baby. Support groups, classes, and other help is available.

Resources at Touro Resources at West Jefferson Medical Center
Find a Children's Hospital New Orleans pediatrician

Caring for the Mother: Physically and Emotionally. Read more information about postpartum care.