Women have unique health issues. Even conditions that may affect both genders may affect women differently than men.
The clinicians at Affinity Health and our research support staff specialize in a variety of therapeutic areas related to women’s health.
Learn more about our areas of expertise and current or future research studies that may be available…
Women’s Health: Areas of Expertise
Adenomyosis (ad-uh-no-my-O-sis) is a condition that occurs in women when the endometrial tissue that normally lines the uterus grows into the muscular wall of the uterus.
Atrophic vaginitis is the chronic inflammation of the vagina. It occurs most often in post-menopausal women.
Endometriosis (en-doe-me-tree-O-sis) is a disorder that causes tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus to grow outside of the uterus.
A woman may be infertile if she has not been able to get and/or stay pregnant after one year of unsuccessful pregnancy attempts.
Menopause is a normal part of every woman’s life. It occurs when hormone changes permanently end a woman’s menstrual cycle and therefore her ability to become pregnant.
Tubal sterilization — also known as having your tubes tied or tubal ligation — is when a woman’s fallopian tubes are cut, tied, or blocked to permanently prevent pregnancy.
Postpartum depression is a relatively common pregnancy complication in which a mother experiences depression following childbirth.
Uterine fibroids are muscular tumors, usually non-cancerous, that can be found in the uterus.
Vasomotor Symptoms (VMS)
Vasomotor Symptoms (VMS) are often considered the most recognized symptoms of menopause in women.