Comprehensive women’s services in Derry, New Hampshire
At Parkland Medical Center, our board-certified physicians have expertise in a number of women's specialties. From breast and heart health to gynecology, we take a collaborative approach to women's health to provide comprehensive services in Derry, New Hampshire.
To learn more about our women's health services or to schedule an appointment with a specialist, call our Consult-A-Nurse® team at (877) 642-2362.
Our women’s health network provides high-quality, evidence-based care. You’ll coordinate with your primary care physician and other specialties at Parkland to identify and treat health conditions.
Working with us, you'll benefit from:
- The latest developments in women’s health.
- A focus on patient comfort and personal attention.
- A dedicated, highly trained staff of nurses and other support staff who get to know you as a person.
- A family-centered approach that includes those close to you in your care.
Breast health services
Breast cancer is a leading health concern for women. Our breast health program provides treatment and support services to help women through a breast cancer diagnosis.
Our gynecology program provides care for overall female health. Gynecology focuses on the reproductive system and related conditions, such as incontinence, cervical cancer and uterine cancer. Our expert gynecologists offer a variety of services, such as pap smears and routine exams, to diagnose and treat women's health conditions.
Together with Appledore Women’s Health Associates of Derry, Parkland Medical Center provides personalized advanced women’s care services in an outpatient setting including obstetrics, gynecology, prenatal and postnatal care.
In the event of an emergency labor delivery, our staff is trained to safely care for mom as she delivers her baby. We would then facilitate the transfer to a local hospital maternity unit for continued care of mom and baby after delivery. For more information about our women's care services at Appledore Women's Health Associates of Derry, call (603) 421-2526.
Prenatal and Postnatal care
At Parkland Medical Center, our comprehensive prenatal and postnatal services are designed to keep you healthy and give your baby the best start in life and to ensure the ongoing health of mothers and their new babies.
At midlife, many women experience a new vitality and opportunities for self-development and discovery. Your women’s care specialists can help you deal with midlife health issues and keep you on a positive path. Our team is dedicated to helping women navigate menopause and ensure all of their questions are answered.
Minimally invasive and robotic surgery
Should the need for advanced treatment arise, our specialized team is experienced in performing surgery for conditions related to women's care, such as cervical or ovarian cancer. When possible, our surgeons use minimally invasive methods, including robot-assisted surgery, to reduce the incision size, scarring and recovery time for patients.
Nutrition and weight management
The registered dietitians at Parkland are expert counselors on a wide range of nutrition issues. We also tailor our nutrition services to specific health needs, such as:
- Anemia/iron deficiency
- Bone health
- Celiac disease/gluten intolerance
- Eating disorders
- Food allergies
- Gastrointestinal disorders such as Crohn’s disease
- Heart disease/high cholesterol
Women's cancer care
We partner with Lahey Oncology & Hematology to deliver the most comprehensive diagnosis and treatment options for breast cancer and gynecologic cancer. We also provide top-level prevention and education resources.
You’ll be supported throughout your journey by board-certified physicians, oncology nurses and a range of other skilled professionals, including:
- Oncology and hematology nurse navigators
- Oncology social workers
- Clinical trials nurses
- Exercise physiologists and rehabilitation specialists
- Highly trained caregivers
- Lymphedema specialists
- Onsite pharmacist and pharmacy technicians
Specialized heart care for women
Worldwide, heart disease is the number one killer of women and the leading cause of disability among women. Through our cardiology program, we aim to help you understand the factors that put you at risk of heart disease and heart attack.
If you're experiencing a heart attack, call 911. Go to an emergency room immediately.
One-on-one women’s health physical therapy
Women have special needs when it comes to physical therapy and rehabilitation. As women age, they risk developing various musculoskeletal conditions and injuries.
Our women’s rehabilitation services include:
- Urinary continence management
- Pelvic floor therapy
- Osteoporosis therapy
- Lymphedema therapy
For Every Season There's Parkland Medical Center
Life has many seasons. Our team of caregivers is here for you every step of the way – from your first breath until your elder years.
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