Since 2008, West Gynecology in Midlothian, VA has provided women with the professional and compassionate healthcare services they deserve. Our practice is private and is located in a clean, advanced facility, so you can receive the highest quality care possible and feel comfortable discussing questions you have about your health.
Midlothian, VA’s Highest Quality Gynecological TreatmentsWhether you are experiencing discomfort or other adverse symptoms, or you want to discuss your contraceptive options, we will give you the information you need to make healthy decisions. At West Gynecology, we provide individualized treatment for patients from teen to postmenopausal ages.
At West Gynecology, we recommend women begin receiving annual exams at 21 years of age, or after you become sexually active. During your exam, you will have the privacy you deserve as we keep track of your development, administer breast cancer screenings and pap smears, and address any concerns you may have regarding your reproductive health, menstrual cycle, and more. Our knowledgeable, caring staff will work to make you feel as comfortable and relaxed as possible, so you can freely share any questions you may have and receive the information you need to best take control of your health.
There are many options available when it comes to contraception. Our doctors will work with you to determine which is best for your individual needs. We can provide prescriptions for pill, patch, injection, implant, and IUD (including Mirena) birth control options. We welcome you to ask any questions you may have about your contraceptive options, and we will instruct you on how to properly use contraceptives so you have minimal side effects and maximum protection.
Screening & Treatment for Sexually Transmitted Diseases
If you believe you may have contracted a sexually transmitted disease, visit us immediately. We will provide screenings so you can get an accurate diagnosis, and then we will prescribe the treatment you need to either eliminate the disease if it is curable, or to keep symptoms manageable and under control if it is incurable.
If you suffer from severe premenstrual syndrome (PMS) or premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), you may experience extreme mood swings, intense emotions including anger and depression, fatigue, difficulty concentrating, physical pain, or appetite changes. These symptoms can impact your life every month. However, there are many options for treatment that we can discuss with you, so we can find the right choice to put you back in control. If you are struggling with hot flashes, fatigue, night sweats, depression, difficulties in your sexual life, or other symptoms due to menopause, we can provide treatment to control your hormones and make this transitional period in your life smoother and more comfortable.
Vaginal infections, such as yeast infections, can cause intense discomfort that interferes with your quality of life. At West Gynecology, we have the diagnostic tools, including pap smears, to determine the source of the infection and then provide the treatment you need to help you feel like yourself again.
>At West Gynecology we help women manage any irregularities with their menstrual cycle. This may include conditions such as polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), endometriosis, and fibroids. We offer different treatment options that allows for better management of these conditions.
Procedures & Surgeries
We provide a wide range of procedures here in the office so our patients can experience the most comfortable and private care. These services include ultrasounds, colposcopy, biopsy and Sonohysterograms. Dr West also performs gynecologic surgeries at the Surgery Center at Johnston-Willis, including diagnostic/operative laparoscopy, Robotic Laparoscopy, and hysterectomy by da Vinci Robot.
MonaLisa Touch® is a treatment provided at West Gynecology. It is a minimally invasive laser procedure used to treat vaginal atrophy, which causes vaginal discomfort. This treatment is highly effective and painless. It can correct vaginal pH imbalances as well as provide tonight and elasticity helping with intimacy and urinary leakage issues.