Women's Memorial Hermann at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center caters to women by providing specialized, attentive health care delivered board-certified obstetricians, gynecologists, reproductive endocrinologists, maternal fetal medicine specialists, gynecological oncologists and more. Our skilled nurses are specialized and dedicated to the unit with a lot of integration among the team to make sure they are taking care of all our patients needs.
We offer the most advanced, family-centered obstetrical services in west Houston, featuring superior clinical equipment and amenities for family comfort and convenience. Our partnership with McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) ensures the very best care for high-risk mothers and babies.
We offer a wide array of gynecologic and urological care, including minimally invasive, robotic-assisted and computer-assisted gynecologic procedures such as uterine ablation and vaginal hysterectomy. And a complete range of treatments is available for women’s urological issues such as urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, fecal incontinence and more.
Women who choose Women's Memorial Hermann at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center for gynecology and urology services will discover a private environment, away from our busy labor and delivery area.
Physicians here are skilled in minimally invasive, robotic-assisted and computer-assisted gynecological procedures, including uterine ablation and vaginal hysterectomy, as well as procedures to treat endometriosis, ovarian cysts, fibroids and abnormal bleeding. The advantages are significant: shorter hospital stays, faster recoveries, decreased risk of infection, less scarring, and reduced blood loss and need for transfusion.
Researchers estimate that more than one-third of women will experience urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, fecal incontinence, or other abnormalities of the lower urinary and gastrointestinal tracts.
Physicians affiliated with our Pelvic Floor Health Center offer urodynamic testing as well as a complete range of treatments that typically begin with the most conservative - Kegel exercises, medication and pessary fitting - before recommending surgical repairs such as bladder slings or pelvic reconstructive surgery.
At Women's Memorial Hermann at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center, you have access to affiliated gynecological oncologists who specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and management of cancers that occur in any of the female reproductive organs. These types of cancers include ovarian, uterine (also called endometrial), cervical, vaginal or vulvar cancer. Because a gynecological oncologist is both an obstetrician and an oncologist, many patients are comforted by the continuity of care they receive from this type of specialist.
Treatment for gynecological cancer depends on the type and stage of cancer, and on other general health factors. In tandem with the Memorial Hermann Cancer Center - Memorial City Medical Center, patients have access to a full range of treatment options delivered by highly-skilled, compassionate, multi-disciplinary care teams.