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Northwestern OBGYN in Chicago Explains About Regular Gynecology Care for Women

Northwestern OBGYN in Chicago Area Explains About Regular Gynecology Care for Women

While gynecology refers explicitly to the field of medicine dedicated to the female reproductive system, your gynecological wellness can have a significant and serious impact on your overall health. For this reason, it’s critical to establish and maintain regular visits with a professional gynecologist you can trust. They can help you plan for the years to come and keep an eye on your well-being, offering support and care, so you remain as healthy as possible. The team at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates in Chicago, IL, consists of certified gynecologists with years of experience treating patients of all ages. Our team … Continue reading

The Leading Board-Certified Women’s Health Care Doctors in Chicago

The Leading Board-Certified Women’s Health Care Doctors in Chicago Area

Northwestern Women’s Health Associates offers comprehensive, personalized care for women living in the Chicago area. From regularly scheduled OBGYN check-ups to birth control or specialized laparoscopic surgical procedures, our expert team of board-certified physicians represents some of Chicago’s leading doctors in women’s health care, with years of experience and a state-of-the-art facility. Whatever your health care needs, the Northwestern OBGYN team is here for you. They’ve tailored their practice to meet the diverse needs of every patient. From the moment you walk in the door, you’re met with a comforting, family-oriented environment. You’ll be a part of the family, treated … Continue reading

Chicago physicians offer tips for faster recovery from a laparoscopic hysterectomy

Tips for Faster Recovery From a Laparoscopic Hysterectomy in Chicago area

The team at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates S.C. offers comprehensive women’s care to patients from Chicago to Northwest Indiana and the surrounding areas. A hysterectomy may be performed abdominally or laparoscopically. Both types require time for the body to heal. If a hysterectomy is recommended, you may ask your doctor for tips for faster recovery from a laparoscopic hysterectomy. A hysterectomy is the surgical removal of the uterus and cervix. The fallopian tubes and ovaries may or may not be removed. This procedure may be done laparoscopically through several small abdominal incisions or abdominally through a single, large incision. A … Continue reading

Chicago women’s health practice shares 10 ways to relieve menstrual cramps

10 Ways to Relieve Menstrual Cramps in Chicago area

Do you experience menstrual discomfort, especially before or during the first few days of your period? You certainly are not alone. About 80 percent of women suffer from symptoms of dysmenorrhea at some point between puberty and menopause. The condition can be debilitating and chronic. The compassionate professionals at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates S.C. in Chicago share these 10 ways to relieve menstrual cramps, to help you enjoy greater comfort every day of the month. Tip number 1 – Understand what is causing your pain The first step to finding relief from menstrual pain is to know what is going … Continue reading

Recognizing symptoms of ovarian cysts and finding treatments in Chicago

Symptoms of Ovarian Cysts and Treatments in Chicago area

If you have had regular menstrual cycles, you have probably had an ovarian cyst, as well. They occur at some point in most ovulating women and usually resolve naturally without any issues. However, about eight percent of premenopausal women develop cysts that cause problematic symptoms and require medical treatments. The doctors at Northwestern Women’s Health Associates S.C. in Chicago, IL share this information to help you determine when to seek professional care. Understanding ovarian cysts Ovulation is the clinical term for the release of an egg from a woman’s ovary, which normally happens once a month. A cyst is a … Continue reading

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

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

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


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    "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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