Overlook Medical Center
Whether it’s the first trip to a gynecology specialist, welcoming a new baby or entering menopause, women can count on Atlantic Health System Women’s Health for care tailored to their unique needs at each stage of life. Our board-certified specialists provide comprehensive care for the whole woman, including wellness and prevention services and minimally invasive treatments using the latest technology. What’s more, we have maternity centers with safe, welcoming environments, where fellowship-trained obstetricians, neonatology specialists, midwives and other support staff work closely together during labor and delivery. High-risk mothers and infants have seamless access to state-of-the-art neonatal medicine when necessary.
Atlantic Health System’s OB-GYNs, doulas and midwives can accommodate a variety of birth plans and our breastfeeding support programs have earned us Baby-Friendly designation from Baby-Friendly USA. In addition, Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center have state-designated neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) for premature infants and babies born with serious complications; Chilton Medical Center has a Level 2 special care nursery for infants born at 32 weeks plus of gestation.
Atlantic Health System’s Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery specializes in helping women overcome common symptoms of bladder leakage and feelings of bulging or sagging in the uterine area. We have expertise in the latest treatments, including urethral and vaginal slings and robotic surgeries.
Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (MIGS)
Advancements in technology have made it possible to perform many gynecological operations that once required lengthy hospital stays with same-day surgical procedures. At Atlantic Health System, our board-certified minimally invasive gynecologic surgeons use hysteroscopic, laparascopic and robotic-assisted techniques to perform hysterectomies, remove fibroids and treat other conditions with less scarring and blood loss.
Women's Health Conditions Treated
Wellness Guide for Women 40+
At this stage of your life, you may be caring for your kids, your grandkids or an aging loved one, but are you caring for yourself? Women over 40 have different health needs, which change with each passing decade. To guide you through the age-appropriate screenings and subjects to discuss with your doctor, Atlantic Health System Women’s Health put together wellness recommendations for:
Are You Experiencing Menopause?
Staying well requires that you not only understand the current status of your health, but also are aware of steps you can take to manage menopause symptoms.
Take a short quiz now to assess your menopause-related health risks.