Compassionate care for women of all ages
The George Washington University Hospital offers a comprehensive range of quality gynecological care for women of all ages — with an emphasis on preventive health and education. In addition to well-woman exams, The Women’s Center at GW Hospital offers:
- Pap smears
- Pelvic exams
- Birth control methods
- Family planning
- Sexually transmitted disease treatment
- Breast examinations
- Tubal ligation
- Hormonal replacement therapy (HRT)
- Domestic violence counseling
Highly trained specialists in cancers of the female reproductive system provide leading edge care from diagnosis to therapy. The gynecology team works with medical oncologists, radiologists, surgeons and other specialists in the hospital to coordinate the best clinical treatment protocols.
Surgeons at GW Hospital use the da Vinci® Surgical System to perform robotic gynecologic surgeries for endometriosis, hysterectomy and myomectomy. Benefits of robotic surgery include fewer complications, less pain and scarring, shorter hospital stays and faster recoveries.