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IUD Services in Worth Illinois

IUD Insertion and Removal

At Womens Health Group Chicago, we know that contraception is a personal decision. That’s why our team of expert OBGYN physicians are well-versed in the procedures such as IUD insertion and removal. We maintain standards of care to ensure your comfort throughout every step, including pre-procedure counselling and post-operative observation for any complications or side effects.

Our professionals understand woman’s anatomy intimately, providing comprehensive services for residents across Worth. While removing an IUD may be straightforward, a professional must perform the process to mitigate potential risks like uterine perforation or infection.

Counseling On Different Types Of IUDs

IUDs come in different types – hormonal and copper-based – each holding their unique advantages depending upon individual health conditions and lifestyle choices. At Womens Health Group Chicago, we explain what you should expect with both sorts. Every patient is given ample time to voice concerns or questions regarding the procedure ensuring you make informed decisions about your body.

Patients from Worth can access detailed information about various brands available under each type of IuD so they can choose wisely which aligns best with their health scenarios.

Follow-up And Monitoring After Insertion

After undergoing an IUD insertion at Womens Health Group Chicago, rest assured that our care doesn’t end there. Post-insertion follow-ups are significant; these scheduled appointments provide us with valuable feedback on how your body reacts to this new contraceptive method and help us adjust treatment as necessary.

Monitoring after insertion enables early detection of rare yet severe complications like displacement or expulsion in patients from Worth while managing common minor side-effects before escalating into major issues effectively.

Managing Side Effects And Complications

Although using an intrauterine device (IUD) for contraception generally bears fewer risks compared-to other methods, addressing all side effects upfront is essential. Aftercare post-IUD insertion at Womens Health Group Chicago involves an on-going dialogue about any irregularities or discomfort you may experience.

Through medication management, lifestyle changes, or even IUD removal (if it comes to that), we are committed to mitigating adverse effects and complications right from inception till resolution ensuring your reproductive health is never compromised.

Alternatives To IUDs

While IUDs remain one of the most effective contraceptive options, they might not suit everyone due to varied reasons such as certain medical conditions, personal preference etc.. If for whatever reason an IUD doesn’t work with your body or lifestyle, Your healthcare provider at Womens Health Group Chicago will guide & educate women in Worth around different alternatives available like birth control pills, injections patch or ring among others to ensure zero-compromise on preventive care measures.

Emergency Contraception

Unforeseen situations can arise when regular contraception fails. At Womens Health Group Chicago, we provide solutions including emergency contraception options for these instances. Qualified advisors assist patients through each step proactively explaining the best avenues per individual case scenario favoring minimal risks while dispensing dedicated services irrespective of change in plans/ circumstances maintaining utmost discretion throughout.

Our clinic believes all residents within Worth should have quick access to timely advice and contraception methods regardless of their preferred long-term solution.

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 dedicated service, Worth's Women's Health Group is renowned for a rich history of offering comprehensive and compassionate medical care to women in and around area. This long-standing presence reflects our deep commitment to excellence and expertise in women's health.

Expertise Across the Spectrum

The Worth-based team of physicians and staff provides a wealth of experience and expertise across the entire spectrum 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 Worth residents.

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Cutting-Edge Medical Techniques

We consistently stay at the forefront of medical advancements, offering state-of-the-art and safest medical techniques and treatments in Worth. 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 advocate for a holistic approach that focuses on 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 Worth.

Leadership and Community Engagement

Dr. Michael M. Awad, our leading expert, exemplifies our dedication to leadership and community engagement. With a distinguished career featuring research contributions and academic appointments, Dr. Mike embodies our commitment to education and advancing medical knowledge. By choosing us in Worth, you're becoming a part of a community that contributes to the broader landscape of women's health.

Personalized Care and Compassion

At the 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 Worth clinic.

Women's Health Services in Worth

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!