COVID-19 and Pregnancy - An Update for our Patients
We would like to take this opportunity to update you about your maternity care during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and assure you that our dedicated team of expert nurses, physicians and midwives are committed to providing the safest and most effective care.
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 pregnancy and menopause care, 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.
Expecting mothers receive total support at Parkland. We care for women throughout labor and delivery and provide prenatal care and postpartum care 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.
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
- Certified nurse-midwives
- 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