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Birth Control in Washington Park

Birth Control Services in Washington Park Illinois

Hormonal Contraceptives

Womens Health Group Chicago provides comprehensive guidance on Hormonal Contraceptives, ensuring women in Washington Park have the necessary information to make informed choices. We provide a wide range of hormonal contraceptives such as pills, patches, injections and vaginal rings not only for preventing pregnancy but also useful in stabilizing menstrual cycle irregularities. Our expert medical practitioners are always available to help you understand how these contraceptives function i.e., by regulating your hormones to control ovulation.

Long-acting Reversible Contraceptives

Embracing advancements in modern medicine means offering excellent services like Long-acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs). For women seeking a longer-lasting method of contraception, LARCs including intrauterine devices (IUDs) and implants offer high performance rates with little worry about daily administration. Our professionals at Womens Health Group Chicago can explain this option further during an appointment, so women across Washington Park can choose what works best for them.

Barrier Methods

As part of our commitment to fulfilling diverse needs for birth control, we offer advice regarding Barrier Methods. This way we allow individuals who might be sensitive or allergic to hormonal-based methods an opportunity still to protect themselves. Transitional barrier methods which include condoms or diaphragms create physical obstacles that prevent sperm from reaching the egg during intercourse – showcasing some alternatives accessible with us being practiced safely within the heart of Washington Park.

Permanent Birth Control

We understand that not all families plan on expanding; therefore we cover decisions revolving around Permanent Birth Control procedures like sterilization as well. A more definitive solution compared to other previous options mentioned earlier – they involve minor surgical practices under professional care provided by seasoned staff members at Womens Health Group Chicago dedicated towards helping Washington Park residents select Procedures tailored specifically according their family needs.

Emergency Contraception

In case of unforeseen circumstances where regular methods fail or were not employed, we provide information and solutions related to Emergency Contraception. Our team is ready to thoroughly explain your options such as emergency contraceptive pills (morning-after pills) or the placement of a copper IUD that can prevent unwanted pregnancies in high-risk scenarios. We encourage women throughout Washington Park to contact us for advice on this time-sensitive matter.

Fertility Awareness Methods

Womens Health Group Chicago also prioritizes education around Fertility Awareness Methods, which enable you predict safe and fertile days in your menstrual cycle based on body cues like temperature and cervical mucus changes. This organically centered method is gaining traction among women who wish for natural birth control mechanisms. Constant knowledge dissemination rounds off our commitment towards empowering every woman across Washington Park regarding her reproductive health choices.

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

With over 30 years of unwavering service, the Women's Health Group boasts a rich history of providing comprehensive and compassionate medical care to women in the greater 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 experienced team of physicians and staff offers a wealth of experience and expertise in all areas of Gynecology and Obstetrics. From routine care to specialized treatments, our skilled professionals are well-prepared to address a wide range of women's health needs for Washington Park residents.

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Cutting-Edge Medical Techniques

We remain at the forefront of medical advancements, offering the latest and safest medical techniques and treatments in Washington Park. Whether it's complex obstetrical conditions or innovative robotic and laparoscopic surgeries, our commitment to staying current ensures our patients receive the best care available.

Holistic Wellness Approach

Beyond traditional medical care, we advocate for 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, seeking to enhance your quality of life on multiple levels in Washington Park.

Leadership and Community Engagement

Naperville's own Dr. Michael M. Awad, 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 Washington Park, you're becoming a part of a community that contributes to the broader landscape of women's health.

Personalized Care and Compassion

At the heart of Washington Park'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 Washington Park 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 Washington Park community.

Women's Health Services in Washington Park

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
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Everyone was very professional and courteous. In and out very quickly.
Marisol Loera
Marisol Loera
2024-01-01
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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
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Great experience! Fast service
Odalys Ochoa
Odalys Ochoa
2023-12-20
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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
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Staff, Nubia and the provider Lexi were absolutely fantastic at my first visit, I would highly recommend.
Maribel Ochoa
Maribel Ochoa
2023-12-14
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Very nice place they take really good care of you.
Iza Kopec
Iza Kopec
2023-11-07
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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
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Dr. Mike is DA BEST!