OB/GYN & Women’s Health – Resources – New York City – Montefiore Medical Center
Through a multidisciplinary approach to healthcare, Women's Health Services partners with highly qualified Montefiore Medical Center physicians across a broad range of specialties. This collaboration results in a combination of resources that affords our patients with quality comprehensive care. Some of these resources include:
Quick Referrals to Montefiore Experts
The doctors and midwives in Women's Health Services have a close, collaborative relationship with many other specialties at Montefiore. We can connect our patients with outstanding experts for convenient, high quality care in specialized areas, such as:
- Genetic testing and counseling
- Group prenatal care
- High-risk obstetrics
- Infertility treatment, including in vitro fertilization
- Menopause care, including treatment for osteoporosis
- Preconception testing
- Urogynecology treatment for urinary incontinence
Our distinguished physicians are recognized for their pursuit of innovative ways to treat our patients. We integrate clinical, research and educational services to women's healthcare. Our doctors and researchers, many whom are faculty members of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, ensure that our patients benefit from advancements in the treatment of women's health conditions as new discoveries emerge.
Advancements in Prenatal Medical Records
Montefiore is proud to lead the field in developing new methods to make medical records easily accessible to all doctors overseeing a patient's treatment within the medical center. Electronic prenatal records allow obstetricians and other specialists to instantly access the most up-to-date patient records at both the office and the hospital.
Family-Centered Inclusive Care
At Women's Health Services, we take a family-centered approach that involves interested family members in all stages of prenatal care and childbirth. We conduct regular evaluations of our birthing facilities to ensure that patients enjoy modern, comfortable rooms. Mother and child often share a room, and the same skilled nurse is assigned to both, providing convenient, well-rounded and attentive care.
Reproductive Medicine and Infertility
Physicians and experts at the Montefiore Institute for Reproductive Medicine and Health are leaders in the field of infertility. Founded in 1986 as the first full-service in vitro fertilization program in Westchester County, the Institute is recognized for its in-depth expertise, innovative treatment methods and ongoing research. Our team works with individuals and couples to help them realize their dreams of building their families.
Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Neonatal ICU
Montefiore's Jack D. Weiler Hospital is home to a Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, as well as sophisticated diagnostics for high-risk conditions. As one of 18 designated Regional Perinatal Centers in New York State, Weiler Hospital is a major referral hub for women with high-risk conditions seeking specialized services unavailable elsewhere in the region.
Family Planning and Birth Control
Montefiore's family planning specialists in the Institute for Women's Health, Genetics and Human Reproduction strive to provide women of all ages with up-to-date gynecological and family planning services.