Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center cares about women throughout all stages of their lives. The Midlife Woman (age 45+) has unique challenges and health care concerns. Along with some of the finest specialists in obstetrics and gynecology, Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center also provides a unique array of services geared to the midlife woman.
The Breast Center provides women a full range of specialized breast care services from experienced professionals including mammography and ultrasound services, minimally invasive biopsy options, and surgery. Because not knowing is often the hardest part for you and your family, we've made it our mission to make the time from detection to diagnosis as short as possible.
Women's Healthy Heart Center
Heart disease is the number one killer of American women, yet many women do not know their risk. It is our mission to increase awareness in our community and to provide direct access for women to assess their individual risk for heart disease. We offer a complete range of diagnostic screening for early detection of heart disease. The medical Center also offers education and support classes on the topic of cardiovascular disease.
For many women, surgery may be the best treatment option to repair pelvic prolapse, including vaginal vault prolapse. Your doctor will perform a physical exam to determine the best way to completely repair the prolapse. Pelvic prolapse surgery is known as sacrocolpopexy.
Surgical mesh is used to hold the affected pelvic organ(s) in the correct anatomical position. This procedure can also be performed after a hysterectomy to treat uterine prolapse. It provides long-term support of the vagina.
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