Obstetrics and Gynecology
We are a women's educational, research, and health care center that provides a wide variety of general women's health care, gynecologic care, infertility, prenatal and genetic counseling, obstetrics care, women's gynecologic cancer care, and research education in women's health. We are located at Penn State Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
The division of Women's Health provides services in all areas of benign gynecology and normal obstetrics. The division offers diagnostic and operative laparoscopy, colposcopy, laser surgery, cystoscopy, urodynamics, vaginal surgery, permanent fertility control, treatment of vulvodynia, assessment of urinary incontinence and vaginal reconstructive procedures. We also evaluate and treat women with problems related to urologic gynecology, adolescent gynecology, menopause, cervical and perineal dysplasia and condylomata. Research is conducted in premenopausal osteoporosis and lifestyle determinants of menstrual irregularity.
At Penn State Hershey Obstetrics & Gynecology we pride ourselves in offering all the services that women need to achieve pregnancy and have a healthy baby. From general gynecological care before you plan a family, to obstetrical care and high-risk pregnancy management during your pregnancy, our team of board-certified physicians will care for you every step of the way.
High Risk Pregnancy
The division of Maternal Fetal Medicine provides comprehensive care to obstetrical patients with high-risk pregnancies in a family-centered setting. The division provides many services including ultrasound, amniocentesis, fetal monitoring systems, and other special laboratory studies. Team care with members of the department of Anesthesia and Pediatrics is fostered for delivery and immediately post partum.
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
The division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility provides comprehensive evaluation of infertile couples, with a special effort made to treat the couple as a unit. We offer diagnostic and therapeutic laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, ovulation induction, microscopic tubal reconstructive surgery, surgical management of developmental abnormalities of the Mullerian ducts and robotic surgery. We also offer other assisted reproductive technologies including in vitro fertilization, cyropreservation, and ovum donation.
The division of Gynecologic Oncology specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of women with cancer of the reproductive organs, including ovarian, uterine, endometrial, cervical, and vulvar cancer. Our specialists provide comprehensive, optimal treatment in collaboration with local oncologists for surgery, chemotherapy and radiation.
Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
We are committed to offering the best options in the field of Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) to our patients through advanced laparoscopic surgical procedures performed in new state of the art "Laparoscopic Surgical Suites."
Through the Division of Women's Health, we have physicians specializing in MIS options including Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy (LSH), Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy (TLH) and Laparoscopic Myomectomy. We offer diagnostic and operative hysteroscopic services including hysteroscopic tubal sterilization, endometrial and fibroid resection along with global endometrial ablation technologies. We also offer outpatient MIS services at the Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center (HOSC) on the medical campus at Hope Drive.
Urogynecology (UG) at Penn State Hershey provides a wide variety of services to both diagnose and treat disorders of Incontinence, Pelvic Floor Support and Pelvic Floor Function.