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Hormone Replacement in Summit

Hormone Replacement Services in Summit Illinois

Estrogen Replacement Therapy

Women’s Health Group Chicago is committed to addressing the immense challenges faced by women during menopause and beyond through specialized solutions such as Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT). The purpose of ERT is to supply a deficiency caused by diminishing estrogen levels. Consequently, reducing various symptoms associated with decreased hormone levels such as hot flashes, mood swings or vaginal dryness. Our dedicated specialists in Summit are equipped to effectively manage your hormonal health while ensuring maximum comfort throughout the process.

Progesterone Replacement Therapy

Offering comprehensive healthcare services tailored specifically for women’s wellbeing, our clinic also emphasizes Progesterone Replacement Therapy. This approach aligns closely with women experiencing pre-menopausal symptoms or dealing with specific conditions that impact progesterone production like Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). We aim to ease discomfort and restore balance holistically – using both medical interventions and lifestyle adjustments recommended by experts at Women’s Health Group Chicago.

Combination Hormone Therapy

Bear in mind also that we offer Combination Hormone Therapy for more personalized care. It involves simultaneous administration of estrogen and progesterone offering dual benefits in tackling troublesome symptomatology attributable to hormonal fluctuations brought on especially during peri-menopause or post-hysterectomy phase. When carefully managed under dexterous hands of our seasoned clinicians, this method proves extremely effective at alleviating multifaceted imbalances making life considerably less strenuous for clients based in Summit.

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement

In addition, Women’s Health Group Chicago takes pride in providing Bioidentical Hormone Replacement therapy too . These hormones have a molecular structure identical to those produced naturally within the body thereby minimizing possibilities of adverse reactions while maximizing therapeutic effects efficiently relative to synthetic versions.This scientifically proven concept promises desired clinical outcomes when conducted responsibly under prudent supervision operating from our clinic.

Monitoring and Managing Side Effects

Crucial to our approach at Women’s Health Group Chicago are practices of vigilantly monitoring and managing potential side effects that can occur post therapy initiation. Our attentive team is dedicated to timely detection and prompt appropriate action addressing any undesirable impacts. This commitment allows us to fine-tune treatment protocols optimally enhancing positive health outcomes while simultaneously minimizing unwanted after-effects, thus ensuring a seamless therapeutic journey for every woman engaging with our services in Summit.

Alternative Therapies

We understand the importance of exploring various treatment avenues based on individual needs and preferences. Through patient-centered care at Women’s Health Group Chicago, we offer numerous alternative therapies designed to work alongside or independent from traditional hormonal treatments as required by each case. By encompassing natural remedies like nutritional support or supplements (vitamin-based generally), stress-management techniques, physical therapies etc., we seek enhancing quality of life extensively acknowledging diversity amongst women seeking medical support centred towards hormonal regulation in Summit.

Your Doctors

Michael Awad, DO

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Alexis Schnakenburg, PA-C

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Accepted Insurance Providers

Listed are the major insurance providers we accept. For more information regarding specific plans, please call our office.

Why Choose Us?

Decades of Experience

Celebrating over 30 years of unwavering service, Summit's Women's Health Group boasts a rich history of delivering comprehensive and compassionate medical care to women in the Summit and surrounding area. This long-standing presence is a testament to our deep commitment to excellence and expertise in women's health.

Expertise Across the Spectrum

The Summit-based team of physicians and staff brings a wealth of experience and expertise across the entire spectrum of Gynecology and Obstetrics. From routine care to specialized treatments, our skilled professionals are equipped to address a wide range of women's health needs in Summit.

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Cutting-Edge Medical Techniques

We consistently stay at the forefront of medical advancements, offering the latest and safest medical techniques and treatments in Summit. Whether it's complex obstetrical conditions or innovative robotic and laparoscopic surgeries, our commitment to staying current ensures Summit residents get the best care available.

Holistic Wellness Approach

Beyond traditional medical care, our Summit clinic adopts a holistic approach that considers not just your physical health, but your overall wellness and beauty as well. Our practice goes beyond symptom management, aiming to enhance your quality of life on multiple levels in Summit.

Leadership and Community Engagement

Our lead physician, exemplifies our dedication to leadership and community engagement. With a distinguished career marked by research contributions and academic appointments, Dr. Mike embodies our commitment to education and advancing medical knowledge. By choosing us in Summit, you're becoming a part of a community that contributes to the broader landscape of women's health.

Personalized Care and Compassion

At Summit's Women's Health Group, you're not just a patient; you're an individual with unique needs and concerns. Our personalized approach ensures that all our patients receive tailored care that addresses your specific circumstances. Coupled with our compassionate staff, you'll find a welcoming and supportive environment that fosters trust and comfort for the Summit community.

Women's Health Services in Summit

OBGYN

Experienced OBGYN services covering a range of women's health needs, from routine exams to complex gynecological issues, with a focus on compassionate care.

Birth Control

Comprehensive birth control counseling and a variety of options, including pills, implants, and IUDs, tailored to individual health needs and lifestyle

Pap Smear

Regular Pap smear screenings to detect cervical changes early, using the latest technology for accuracy and comfort in women's preventive health care.

Endometriosis

Advanced diagnostic techniques and personalized treatment plans for endometriosis, including medication management and minimally invasive surgical options

Prenatal Care

Comprehensive prenatal care for expectant mothers, offering nutritional guidance, health monitoring, and support throughout pregnancy for a healthy birth.

Hysterectomy

Expert surgical care for hysterectomy procedures, focusing on minimally invasive techniques for faster recovery and optimal women's health outcomes.

Infertility

Innovative infertility treatments and supportive care, including IVF, IUI, and fertility preservation, to help couples achieve their dream of parenthood.

STD Testing

Confidential and comprehensive STD testing and counseling, utilizing the latest testing methods to ensure accurate and timely sexual health management.

Hormone Replacement

Personalized hormone replacement therapy to address menopausal symptoms, hormonal imbalances, and improve overall quality of life for women.

IUD

Expert insertion and management of IUDs, offering a long-term, reversible birth control option that is highly effective and convenient for women.

Physical Therapy

Comprehensive birth control counseling and a variety of options, including pills, implants, and IUDs, tailored to individual health needs and lifestyle.

Women's Health Clinic

A dedicated women's health clinic providing a full spectrum of services including screenings, treatments, and wellness education in a supportive environment.

Patient Reviews:

Pam Christopher
Pam Christopher
2024-01-05
Everyone was very professional and courteous. In and out very quickly.
Marisol Loera
Marisol Loera
2024-01-01
If I can summarize how this practice cares for their patients in just a few words, it would be, absolutely wonderful!!!Dr.Awad ,Dr.Lexi and all the staff left me at "Awe".I truly wish I had sincerly known about them with my 2 previous pregnancies- since my past experiences were so terrifying, and truth be told, I walked into this office scared out of my mind.Once there thou, not only did they greet me with such a friendly face but they really did make me feel so cared for,-so at peace; so at home.And although all this time has passed,I really didn't want to end the year without telling each and everyone of them, that attendend me at some point, during and after my pregnancy,THANK YOU,THANK YOU,THANK YOU!!(*Especially Nubia,her hug was the best feeling ever,-on the one appointment,I will never forget it.It really did mean the world to me,still does.)I know my baby will be turning 8 months soon, and it took me this long to finally start feeling emotionally stable( because of sad family circumstances) and well,hormones and what not, but truthfully from the bottom of my heart if any pregnant mommy is looking for the best oby gynys and nurses one can have, Dr.Awad and Dr.Lexi are so comprehending and super cool-funny too!!!Please Don't think about it twice,just come here- really,and no I'm not paid to advertise any of them or this.They are just this Awesome wholeheartedly!And well, this concludes the end of my baby bump road journey,sadly, but Super happy to have came across this practice, their wonderful people and to have had such a great experience.( Yeah, I really don't summarize in small sentences who am I kidding lol, I usually like to write alot:)But anyways, 🙂Happy New Year to My Womens Health Group Clinic and Everybody reading my review. It was a Pleasure!
Shirley Vega
Shirley Vega
2023-12-22
Great experience! Fast service
Odalys Ochoa
Odalys Ochoa
2023-12-20
I had an exceptional experience with Dr. Mike and his staff! His empathetic approach and attentive listening made my visit outstanding. He delivered exactly what I needed while making me feel comfortable and heard. I’m thrilled to have found such a welcoming environment for my OBGYN visits. Highly recommend!
Elise Hill
Elise Hill
2023-12-19
Staff, Nubia and the provider Lexi were absolutely fantastic at my first visit, I would highly recommend.
Maribel Ochoa
Maribel Ochoa
2023-12-14
Very nice place they take really good care of you.
Iza Kopec
Iza Kopec
2023-11-07
I’ve had the absolute best experience here at Women’s Health Group. I often get anxious when visiting doctors, but Lexi and the team here have always made me feel very safe and relaxed. I had to get some blood work done and they drew my blood on-site at the clinic, which was super convenient! I was encouraged to lay down and rest afterwards for as long as I needed, and I never felt rushed. I’ve also gotten an IUD here and it was a million times easier than I expected. Lexi is just fantastic and talked me through the whole process! The team here will do everything in their power to help you receive the care you need, and I highly recommend this clinic.
Dee
Dee
2023-10-31
Dr. Mike is DA BEST!