Our providers at Dartmouth-Hitchcock provide comprehensive gynecology services for women, including the following.
Annual exams and pap smears
We recommend annual exams for women over the age of 21. Learn more about annual exams, pap smears, and additional care we recommend based on the stage of your life.
The family planning program provides high quality, patient centered care. Our goal is to ensure you have control over your family planning choices. Learn more about our family planning program.
The Gynecologcy Gender Clinic provides evidence-based gynecological care for transgender, gender non-binary, and gender queer individuals. You'll receive gender affirming care that is specific to your needs. Learn more about the Gender Clinic.
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) information
The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is a very common infection of the genital area. Learn more about HPV.
Infections and pelvic pain
There are many reasons for gynecological infections and pelvic pain such as urinary tract infections, sexually transmitted diseases, other types of vaginal infections, ovarian cysts, fibroid tumors, or issues with your uterus. We can work with you to provide a range of treatments tailored to your symptoms, and can help you avoid problems in the future.
Menopause is a hormonal change that every woman will experince. Menopause generally occurs between the ages of 45 and 55. Our providers can work with you to help you understand the changes to your body, symptoms, perimenopause, and menopause treatments.
Menstrual problems and concerns
While most women never have complications from their menstrual periods, some will experience forms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS), heavy bleeding, absent or painful periods. We will work with you to help you address any problems or concerns you may be experiencing.
Sexual health for adults and teenagers
Our gynecology providers help and talk with you about general sexual health concerns such as decreased libido, painful intercourse, sex and aging.
Teenagers will benefit from speaking with our providers confidentially about a wide range of issues including periods, acne, weight, protection from sexually-transmitted diseases, birth control , and gynecological infections.
The Vulvar Clinic provides care for benign skin conditions such as lichen sclerosus, lichen planus and lichen simplex chronicus. We see women with chronic vulvar skin conditions that have been difficult to diagnose and treat. We also see patients with chronic vaginitis, and with vulvar pain syndromes.