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}On behalf of the faculty, fellows, residents and staff we welcome you to the UNC Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of North Carolina’s web site.

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NEWS

  • After three years, Ruterus has raised more than $10,000 for UNC Horizons

    The Ruterus campaign, which supports the UNC Horizons Program at UNC-Chapel Hill, has now contributed more than $10,000 to the program. In December 2016, Deborah Privette of UNC Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery turned an inspired holiday idea – placing a red dot on an image of the female reproductive system to transform it into a … Continued

  • Contraception counseling by video is a useful addition to routine prenatal care

    Video counseling could be a valuable tool – in addition to customary prenatal care – in increasing the use of postpartum long-acting reversible contraception (LARC), which is shown to be effective in improving intervals between pregnancies. Allison Staley, MD, MPH, a fellow in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at UNC OB-GYN, is lead author of … Continued

 

Happy Mom and baby who participated in the Horizons Program

 

UNC HORIZONS PROGRAM

The UNC Horizons Program is a substance use disorder treatment program for pregnant and/or parenting women and their children, including those whose lives have been touched by abuse and violence.  Our trauma-informed model of care focuses on both the mother and the child to heal the whole family and create systems of hope and renewal.

 

 

DIVISIONS & SPECIALTY SERVICES

Family Planning

Providing a full range of family planning services including all aspects of contraceptive and pregnancy options from experts in reproductive health care for women.

General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Provides general obstetric and gynecologic services including full screening and preventative care for women across their lifespan – adolescence, pregnancy, the reproductive years, as well as menopause and the older woman.

Gynecologic Oncology

The care of women with pre-invasive (benign and in-situ) and invasive (malignant) gynecologic cancers.

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Obstetrical care for women with pregnancies that are complicated by maternal disease, such as diabetes or hypertension, or any problem with the fetus, such as congenital abnormalities.

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery

Provides expertise in the evaluation and treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction, including urinary tract, vaginal and colorectal dysfunction, pelvic organ prolapse, and complex benign conditions involving the pelvic organs and musculature, including fistulas and congenital anomalies.

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

Performs gynecologic surgeries for benign disease (non-cancerous), with advanced expertise in operative laparoscopy, including robotic assisted gynecologic laparoscopy.

UNC Fertility

Care for the evaluation and treatment of disorders relating to fertility, recurrent pregnancy loss, menopause, and reproductive endocrine abnormalities such as androgen excess and hormone deficiency syndromes.

UNC Horizons Program

UNC Horizons is a substance abuse treatment program for pregnant and/or parenting women and their children, including those whose lives have been touched by abuse and violence.

UNC Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Care for the evaluation and treatment of disorders relating to fertility, recurrent pregnancy loss, menopause, and reproductive endocrine abnormalities such as androgen excess and hormone deficiency syndromes.

Midwifery

Provides wide range of services including first gynecological exams, obstetrical care, labor and delivery, contraception, perimenopause and women’s preventative health care.

 

 

UNC GLOBAL WOMEN’S HEALTH

UNC Global Women’s Health (GWH) is a unique group of clinicians, researchers and public health professionals working to improve the health of women in the world’s poorest countries.

Global Women's Health