and Women's Center, Inc.
Suites 204 & 205
Columbia, MD 21044-2979
Websites containing reliable medical infomation:
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology — The college provides information pamphlets regarding women's health and gynecologic procedures
Natasha Volkova, Medical Assistant & Procedures Assistant
WebMD — Women's Health
Obgyn.net — Education, discussion forums, videos, and educational tutorials. Includes links to resources on web
Up To Date — Regularly updated medical information by medical specialists in each topic.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — Includes health topics, disease prevention and control, traveler's health info
HIV InSite — University of Calif San Francisco AIDS Research Institute
Mayo Clinic — Provides health info to the public
Medem — Includes medical information from leading medical societies in U.S. including AMA, American Academy of Pediatrics, and American Congress of Obstetricians & Gynecologists.
MEDLINEplus — Consumer-oriented site established by t he National Library of Medicine. This is the world's largest biomedical library.
National Women's Health Information Center — Sponsored by the U.S. Public Health Service's Office on Women's Health. Provides access to women's federal and private-sector resources.
NOAH (New York Onine Access to Health) — Information regarding federal, state, and local health resources. Information is available in both English and Spanish
Oncolink: A University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center Resource — Information for cancer patients and their families
Patient Information Handouts:
- Osteoporosis: Prevention and Treatment
(Dr. Jeri Shuster explains how to maintain bone health as we age) »
- Menstrual calendar »
- Non-Hormonal Approaches to Reduce Menopausal Symptoms »
- Vulvar Skin Care Guidelines »
- Oral Contraceptive Pills: Relative Risk of Compared with Other Activities »
- Female Anatomy Handout »
• Endometrial Biopsy »
• Mirena IUD »
• D & C (dilation and curettage) »
• LEEP »
• Hysteroscopy »
• Colposcopy »
• Ultrasound »
• Vulvar Biopsy »
• Incision & Drainage »
• Fine Needle Aspiration »
• Fine Needle Aspiration info. (Fibrocystic Breast Changes) »
• Wrinkle Fillers »
• www.nof.org »
• Sexual Health and Menopause »