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Why it is important to find a great obstetrician in Chicago

Find a Great Obstetrician in Chicago area

Bringing a baby into the world is an incredibly significant experience. There are a multitude of beautifully memorable moments associated with pregnancy and planning for delivery. Yet it is also a big responsibility. The right medical partner takes a great deal of stress out of the journey. The team at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates shares this information on why and how to find a great obstetrician in Chicago. A decision with lasting impact – for you and your baby Your choice of obstetrician influences the chance that your delivery will be uneventful and that your baby will be born as … Continue reading

Chicago, IL area patients ask, “What is laparoscopic abdominal surgery?”

Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery in Chicago IL area

Chicago, IL area women who are told by their doctor that they could benefit from laparoscopic abdominal surgery are often suffering from problems such as: Ovarian cysts Fibroids Abnormal bleeding Laparoscopic abdominal surgery is a procedure that can help women with these issues achieve a better quality of life. What is laparoscopic abdominal surgery? The team of doctors at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates S.C. is here to help patients learn more about their treatment options, and once they have decided on a procedure, what to expect. When women are told they can benefit from a laparoscopic abdominal surgery, they may … Continue reading

What to expect with hysteroscopy surgery in Chicago, IL

Hysteroscopy Surgery in Chicago IL area

At Northwestern Women’s Health Associates, we offer patients in and around  Chicago,  diagnostic and surgery procedures that can be used to improve their reproductive health and decrease abnormal uterine bleeding. Our team of doctors provides a wide range of procedures, including treatments using hysteroscopy. We can walk women through what to expect to help them feel more at ease before, during, and after their treatment in our office. Understanding hysteroscopy A hysteroscopy is a specialized procedure that allows a professional to look directly into the uterus for the diagnosis or treatment of a variety of reproductive health concerns. It is … Continue reading

Chicago, IL area doctors offer hysterectomy via advanced GYN surgery

Advanced GYN Surgery in Chicago IL area

At Northwestern Women’s Health Associates S.C. in Chicago,  women can feel at ease talking to professionals who care about their patients’ concerns. When women are considering advanced GYN surgery options like a hysterectomy, they may feel uneasy about choosing a treatment option. The doctors at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates offer guidance to women to help them choose the right treatment for their individual needs. Our team uses advanced technologies to provide precision while being as minimally invasive as possible. Women who are considering hysterectomies for personal or medical purposes are welcome to ask about the benefits of these minimally invasive … Continue reading

Compare birth control methods and which option suits you best, with your Chicago, IL gynecologist

In Chicago area Gynecologist Explains Birth Control Methods and Options

Birth control is an important part of many women’s family planning and with more options than ever before, it can be daunting to figure out which method is right for you. Below, our team of gynecologists at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates S.C. in Chicago, IL explains the most commonly used forms of birth control, how they work, how long they last, and other important information. Low maintenance birth control options The IUD and implant are both very low-maintenance methods of birth control that are 99% effective. The implant lasts up to three years and depending on the type of IUD … Continue reading

For a safe and healthy pregnancy: What you need to know about Obstetricians/Gynecologists near Chicago, IL

Obstetricians and Gynecologists near Chicago, IL area

When you become pregnant and embark on the journey to becoming a parent, it can be overwhelming to learn about the development of your baby, the changes happening in your body, what you should do for a safe and healthy pregnancy, and what you need to avoid. With the guidance of a trusted obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN), those stresses can dissipate as your doctor helps you navigate pregnancy while also monitoring the health of you and your baby. At Northwestern Women’s Health Associates S.C., patients near Chicago,  can find the trusting, compassionate care they need through all stages of pregnancy—from before you … Continue reading

Do you need an Obstetrician in Chicago, ? The following tips can help you find the perfect fit

At Northwestern Women’s Health Associates, goal is to improve the health and lives of women.

Your first pregnancy can be an exciting and overwhelming time and finding the right Obstetrician can seem like a daunting task. Your Obstetrician will play a huge roll in your pregnancy and after-care, so it’s important to find someone you trust who is a good fit for you. Like all human beings, every Obstetrician comes with a different personality, office environment, and expertise. Picking the right one takes more than a few quick Google searches. The good news is that with a little homework and due diligence, you can find a doctor that will be great for you. At Northwestern … Continue reading

The importance of STD testing for women in Chicago,

At Northwestern Women’s Health Associates, we encourage our patients to have an open and honest dialogue with us about sexual health and the risk for contracting sexually transmitted diseases.

STD testing is something that every person who is sexually active should have done at least once, and for some, even more regularly. Still, in the United States, over half of sexually active people under the age of 25 will have contracted a sexually transmitted disease, and many will not even know they have it. While the thought of bringing up STD testing can seem embarrassing, the truth is that it is one of the most important ways sexually active adults can protect their health, and in many cases, it can be life-saving.  When certain STDs are left untreated they … Continue reading

Chicago, doctor discusses pap smears and what to do if yours is abnormal

The team at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates, knows all too well the potentially devastating effects of cervical cancer

It’s estimated that ever year in the United States, nearly 13,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer, and of those diagnosed, almost 5,000 of them will die from the disease. Worse still, many of these deaths could have been avoided through early detection. The team at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates, knows all too well the potentially devastating effects of cervical cancer, which is why we encourage women to schedule annual exams with a pap smear. What is a pap smear and why is it important? Pap smears save lives. The test is a quick and effective screening for cervical cancer. … Continue reading

The importance of annual exams and regular gynecology care for women in Chicago

Routine gynecological care from Northwestern Women’s Health Associates in Chicago, helps improve quality of life for women of all ages through diagnosis, treatment, and management of conditions associated with female productive organs.

Do you visit the gynecologist every year for an annual wellness visit? Life can be busy, and fitting in doctor appointments can sometimes get overlooked during the daily hustle and bustle. However, regular gynecology care is important for your health, and postponing them can increase the risk of discovering late-stage illnesses. There are many benefits to annual well woman exams, including the early detection, treatment, and management of many preventable illnesses. Women of all ages can experience the benefits of prioritizing their health. At Northwestern Women’s Health Associates in Chicago, we offer comprehensive women’s health care to patients of all … Continue reading


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  • 5 Star Review
    "Wonderful experience with Dr. Julianne Morton @ NW Women's Associates. I've recommended her to countless girlfriends. Being a first time mom, I went through many physical symptoms and emotions that accompany pregnancy. She is extremely thorough, patient, and has wonderful bedside manner. I felt confident going into delivery with Dr. Morton taking the lead with my delivery. Wonderful practice!"

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    "Dr. Morton is absolutely amazing. She cared for me throughout my first pregnancy and we found her to be kind and caring and straightforward - could not have asked for a better experience! Dr. Dunn ended up being on call during my delivery and she was great as well. I have always found the nurses and office staff to be friendly and on top of things - very happy with the practice!"

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    "I had to have a laproscopic hysterectomy done by Dr. Friedell and all went fabulously! They were very detailed in pre-op which made a lot of difference. I came out of surgery feeling great and post op I was back to work within two weeks. Everyone at the practice, at the hospital, at pre-op were incredible."

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    "Dr.Julianne Morton is amazing! I was recommended by a friend when I moved to the Chicago area and was looking for an OB-GYN. I have seen her for two years in Chicago for my yearly exam. She is beyond kind and great at what she does. Dr.Morton makes you feel very comfortable and is such an incredible doctor! I have recommended her to all of my friends as well who need a new gyno/OB-GYN."

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    "Dr. Morton is a really great doctor. She has an incredible bedside manner and makes you feel comfortable. She makes sure to ask if you have any questions and will happily answer all of them with you. Would highly recommend!"

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    "Dr. Friedell is amazing! He helped delivered my first baby and the whole process was super smooth and stress free. All the staff in the office are super friendly too. Highly recommend!"

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    "I visited Dr Feldstein office yesterday. All of his stuff was very kind and nice to me. He has a professional-team, so I know I have nothing to be afraid of. Just wanted to say thanks to all the people I meet. I am in good hands."

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    "Dr Freidell is extremely knowledgeable, thorough and really cares about his patients. He is very good at getting to the root of the problem, especially with overlapping symptoms. He guided me through all my options and their implications. I will highly recommend him and his team."

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    "I love Dr. Belmonte. I have been going to her since 2006! She rocks!!! She is straight to the point, I love that about her. When I leave her office after seeing her I always feel great, like a just left a good friends house or something!"
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    "I can not tell you how wonderful my experiences have been. Dr. Sharon Wise is my doctor and she is fantastic. She is straightforward and honest about treatments and procedures. I enjoy her sense of humor, and I found her bedside manner when delivering my son to be excellent. "

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