IUD Services in Woodridge Illinois

IUD Insertion and Removal

At Women’s Health Group Chicago, we offer an excellent range of services for your contraception needs. Our IUD insertion as well as the removal service is carried out by our medical professionals with utmost delicacy and care. We guide you through each step of the process, providing detailed information about what to expect and how to manage after the procedure.

Counseling On Different Types Of IUDs

Recognizing that every woman’s body responds differently to various types of contraceptive devices, we provide comprehensive counseling on different types of Intrauterine Devices (IUD). This session will empower you with knowledge on which type best fits your individual health requirement and lifestyle choice. Rest assured, at Womens Health Group Chicago our healthcare practitioners strive towards identifying solutions that are both safe & personalized for every patient.

Follow-up and Monitoring After Insertion

The wellbeing of our patients remains a primary concern even after procedures have been carried out. For this reason, we maintain rigorous follow-ups post-IUD placement. During these sessions, monitoring includes checking for correct position or possible displacement of the device along with addressing any discomfort or issues; under our watchful attention no complications go unnoticed or unaddressed.

Managing Side Effects and Complications

Even though most women find intrauterine devices highly beneficial in meeting their family planning requirements without serious side-effects, sometimes minor issues like spotting may arise post-insertion – all easily manageable! At Women’s Health Group Chicago we stand committed not just to treat but also educate you on managing such eventualities effectively while comprehensively catering any potential risk factors right from early identification to treatment.

Alternatives To IUDs.

However effective an intrauterine device might be in preventing unplanned pregnancies it might not suit everyone likewise so other forms of contraception could be more effective or preferred. Hence, we at Women’s Health Chicago also walk you through various other contraception alternatives that can work just as well for contraceptive needs based on individual preferences and health assessments.

Emergency Contraception.

Unforeseen circumstances demand immediate solutions! At Women’s Health Group Chicago, we extend services in emergency contraception too. This could involve the use of pills designed to prevent pregnancy post-unprotected intercourse or if other methods have failed. Our priority is to provide trusted, safe and confidential care ensuring your peace of mind in every sensitive circumstance.

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, Woodridge's Women's Health Group is renowned for a rich history of delivering comprehensive and compassionate medical care to women in the greater area. Our long-standing presence demonstrates our deep commitment to excellence and expertise in women's health.

Expertise Across the Spectrum

The Woodridge-based team of physicians and staff brings 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 within the Woodridge community.

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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 Woodridge. Whether it's complex obstetrical conditions or innovative robotic and laparoscopic surgeries, our commitment to staying current ensures Woodridge residents get the best care available.

Holistic Wellness Approach

Beyond traditional medical care, we advocate for a holistic approach that considers 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 Woodridge.

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 Woodridge, 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 Woodridge'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 you 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 in our Woodridge clinic.

Women's Health Services in Woodridge

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!