Women's Health

Gynecology (GYN)


Contraception counseling and procedures (IUDs, Nexplanon Insertion), Limited infertility work up and treatment, Well Woman exams, Management of dysfunctional bleeding with medication/ablation, Management of abnormal cytology (colposcopy/LEEP Procedures) Use of pessaries, treatment of pelvic infections, and treatment of abscesses. We offer general gynecologic care. We have physicians that provide basic medical and surgical management of urinary incontinence and pelvic floor disorders. For complex urogynecological and cancer cases, we have a Case Manager to help coordinate care with local and regional urogynecology and GYN oncology care. SURGERY: Microscopic tubal anastomosis, Hysterectomy (abdominal, vaginal, laparoscopic), LEEP, Endometrial ablation, diagnostic/operative laparoscopy, vaginal surgery, primary incontinence procedures, dilation and curettage, diagnostic/operative hysteroscopy, Essure hysteroscopic sterilization, and Bilateral tubal ligation.

Obstetrics (OB)


Routine Prenatal care and delivery, to include a full-scope Midwifery Service comprised of 5 full-time midwives, who manage care of a select population of low risk women throughout the entire pregnancy and post-partum period. Our physicians provide High Risk Prenatal care that can be co-managed with local Maternal Fetal Medicine specialists if necessary. We provide comprehensive care for first trimester pregnancy complications to include ectopic pregnancies and miscarriages. SURGERY: Cesarean deliveries, Cerclage placement and removal, Cesarean-hysterectomy, Bilateral tubal ligation, and dilation and curettage

Labor and Delivery (LND)


Our state-of-the-art 5-bed labor and delivery unit comes complete with a designated 3-room triage area. We average 85 new births and provide care to over 200 triage patients monthly. Our unit has a dedicated operating room and an anesthetist on deck for scheduled and unplanned procedures. We deliver at 35 weeks or greater and in addition to traditional deliveries, we also offer midwifery services. Our contemporary facilities create an atmosphere of comfort for excited parents-in-waiting. Don’t forget to ask about our Child Birth Education classes and scheduled guided tours of our birthing unit at your next OB appointment.

Mother/Baby Unit (MBU)


The postpartum unit features 14 private rooms as we provide infant rooming-in/couplet care to help promote family bonding during this time. Our nursery is available and staffed to handle any immediate or emergent needs that may present at delivery and functions as an infant treatment room. After delivery you will be under the care of your OB/GYN and/or OB/GYN residents. Your pediatrician will be responsible for your baby’s care and will visit daily. Your OB/GYN will also visit you each day to monitor your condition. During these visits, be sure to ask them any questions you may have regarding your recovery, medications, concerns, etc. Our wonderful team is dedicated to providing 24-hour care to you and your baby as you recover from the birthing process.

Lactation Consultant


We offer a full service, International Board Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), who provides inpatient counseling, outpatient appointments, and educational services. Martin Army Community Hospital is in the process of achieving Georgia 5 Star recognition. The Georgia 5-Star Initiative is a program sponsored through the Georgia Department of Public Health. It encourages and recognizes hospitals that offer optimal promotion and support for breastfeeding, including supportive hospital policies and practices.

 

 

 

 

  Contact Information
Phone: Women's Health Clinic, Lactation Consultant
762-408-2273; opt 3-2-1-4

LND Nurse's Station
762-408-5077

MBU Nurse's Station
762-408-5151
Hours: Women's Health Clinic
Mon - Fri: 0730 - 1630

LND, MBU
24/7
Location: Bldg 9250
5th Floor, Hospital Tower
   

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