OBGYN Services in Thornton Illinois

Routine Gynecological Exams

At Womens Health Group Chicago, your wellbeing is our top priority. We provide comprehensive Routine Gynecological Exams, delivered by a dedicated team of professionals who truly care about your health. Offering a relaxed environment that respects and values patience comfort and privacy, these regular check-ups play an essential role in identifying potential warning signs early to prevent discomfort or complications down the line.

Pregnancy Care and Delivery

Our experts at Womens Health Group Chicago are committed towards providing personalized pregnancy care aimed at ensuring both mother and baby’s optimal health. Pregnancy demands specialized routine examinations for monitoring the progress of the unborn child while guaranteeing maternal well-being. From prenatal to postpartum care, trust us to go above and beyond on your journey to parenthood.

Menopause Management

We understand how menopause can significantly influence a woman’s wellness landscape – physically, emotionally, and also psychologically. At Womens Health Group Chicago we offer expert Menopause Management services designed to empower women through this transitional period with dignity and confidence. Our caring practitioners will work closely with you throughout every stage: from pre-menopause through post-menopause.

Gynaecological Surgeries

When more conservative treatments may not provide desired results or if medical management isn’t enough; our skilled surgeons proficiently carry out various types of Gynecological Surgeries using cutting-edge technology. Our goal is always minimizing risk while aiming for speedy recovery times so you can get back on track swiftly following any surgical process.

Cancer Screenings

Cancer screenings form an integral part of preventive healthcare as they allow detection even before symptoms arise—increasing treatment efficacy substantially when caught early on. The team at Women’s Health Group Chicago supports women by offering comprehensive Cancer Screening tests backed by up-to-date diagnostic tools thus allowing for evidence-based results helping in making more informed health decisions.

Sexual Health and Reproductive Counseling

At Womens Health Group Chicago, we believe every woman should have access to education and care that allows her to make informed choices about her reproductive health. Our Sexual Health and Reproductive Counselling services offer safe spaces for open discussions on contraceptive methods, fertility issues, STD protection measures among other related subjects. Get ready to experience a new metric in women’s healthcare!

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

Boasting more than 30 years of unwavering service, Thornton's Women's Health Group prides itself on a rich history of delivering comprehensive and compassionate medical care to women in the Thornton and surrounding area. Our long-standing presence is a testament to our deep commitment to excellence and expertise in women's health.

Expertise Across the Spectrum

Our 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 highly qualified to address a wide range of women's health needs within the Thornton community.

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Cutting-Edge Medical Techniques

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

Holistic Wellness Approach

Beyond traditional medical care, we embrace a holistic approach that takes into account not just your physical health, but your overall wellness and beauty as well. Our practice reaches beyond symptom management, striving to enhance your quality of life on multiple levels in Thornton.

Leadership and Community Engagement

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

Personalized Care and Compassion

At Thornton'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 each Thornton resident receives 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 Thornton community.

Women's Health Services in Thornton

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!