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Women's care

Whether you are in adolescence or menopause, seeking preventive care or treatment, your individual needs come first. Our commitment is to support you through every stage of life.

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Women's center in Richmond, Virginia

No two women are alike, so we listen to and collaborate with you about your unique health needs.

Chippenham Hospital's women's care specialists provide a range of integrated services for all stages of your life, all in one location. We offer access to breast health, gynecological services, cancer care and other specialty providers.

Screening mammogram

You can now schedule a screening mammogram online.

You can now schedule a screening mammogram online.

Related specialties

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Our women's health services

Our goal is to provide you with complete women's care in one convenient location. To do that, we offer a number of specialty services performed by a qualified and compassionate team of experts.

Breast care

Breast care is an important aspect of your health. We provide full spectrum breast care services, including 2D and 3D mammograms, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and stereotactic breast biopsies. We encourage you to get an annual screening to detect any breast abnormalities in their earliest stages. Located on the second floor of our hospital, Our breast center offers full-service breast surgery for those who may be diagnosed with breast diseases.


Cancer care

Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming — but the experts in our oncology program are with you every step of the way. The exemplary oncologists at Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at our sister hospital, Johnston-Willis Hospital, have experience treating a variety of cancers, including gynecological cancers. From diagnosis through survivorship, our programs, treatments and services are tailored to your needs.


Emotional wellness services

Tucker Pavilion, our hospital's behavioral health center, offers specialized behavioral health services. We understand women's unique needs and requirements for treatment. Regardless of what type of support you need, we can help.


Gynecology

Our board-certified gynecologists and obstetrician-gynecologists (OB/GYNs) provide comprehensive gynecology services. We offer regular well-woman exams, in-office testing, advanced procedures and adolescent gynecology. We also offer access to specialized urogynecological care for bladder and pelvic floor disorders, including physical therapy and surgical procedures.


Infertility services

Our reproductive endocrinologists have extensive experience diagnosing and treating fertility issues. They are dedicated to resolving your conception challenges and helping you grow your family. We offer a variety of options for this, including:

  • Embryo cryopreservation
  • In vitro fertilization (IVF)
  • Intracytoplasmic sperm injections (ICSI)
  • Oocyte donation
  • Ovulation induction and artificial insemination, including intrauterine insemination (IUI)

Maternity care

Our maternity care team delivers comprehensive prenatal care services, including high-risk pregnancy care with a perinatal nurse navigator, maternity classes and personalized birth planning. We offer childbirth support, including low-intervention births, medicated births and midwifery services. Our OB/GYNs work with you to create a birth plan that fits your needs and preferences while ensuring healthy outcomes for you and your baby.

Our features and amenities

Our labor and delivery unit offers spacious suites for childbirth and recovery, as well as a mother/baby unit with couplet care so baby can sleep in the room with you. We also provide advanced equipment and easy access to our Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), should your baby need extra care. Our lactation consultants are available for assistance as needed and we participate in the donor breast milk program. In addition to our talented OB/GYNs, our caregivers include anesthesiologists, maternal-fetal medicine specialists, neonatologists, nurse practitioners and certified nurse midwives. We work closely as a team to ensure a safe, smooth labor and delivery experience.

Prenatal classes

We provide prenatal care and education classes for parents who are expecting. Our classes include labor basics, breastfeeding and online maternity tours.

The Healthy Living Blog

Read our blogs to learn about preventive care and ways you can lead a healthier lifestyle.

What you need to know about breast cancer surgical choices 

October 28, 2022
When diagnosed with breast cancer, for many patients, surgery is the first treatment, followed by chemotherapy or radiation.

What you need to know about breast cancer surgical choices 

October 28, 2022
When diagnosed with breast cancer, for many patients, surgery is the first treatment, followed by chemotherapy or radiation.

Mammograms: What to expect 

October 12, 2022
What you can expect from and how to prep for your mammogram, a recommended screening schedule, and answers to commonly asked questions.

Breast cancer treatments and classifications 

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