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West Penn Allegheny Health System is a regional leader in providing advanced obstetric and gynecologic care. Two of our hospitals—The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh and Forbes Regional in Monroeville—provide inpatient obstetric care, as well as neonatal intensive care for premature infants. Inpatient gynecologic care is provided at West Penn Hospital and Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Forbes Regional in Monroeville, and Allegheny Valley Hospital in Natrona Heights.
Outpatient obstetric, gynecologic and other specialized care for women is also provided at West Penn Allegheny OB/GYN physician practices and outpatient facilities located throughout the region.
The birthing experience is unique for the parents of the babies born at West Penn Allegheny hospitals. Highly personalized labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum care focuses on the needs and desires of mothers and their families. West Penn and Forbes Regional hospitals offer beautiful obstetric suites that include the latest critical care technology to provide the most advanced obstetric care available.
A wide array of top-notch educational resources are available, such as prenatal breastfeeding, childbirth preparation courses, baby care, and sibling preparation classes to help couples and families prepare for the birth of their new addition.
West Penn Allegheny Health System also offers an outstanding reproductive endocrinology and infertility program affiliated with the nationally renowned Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine in Virginia. The program provides the most advanced diagnostic tests and treatments for infertility, as well as support and counseling to couples.
State-of-the-art gynecologic care is provided for women of all ages. West Penn Allegheny Health System offers women a host of minimally invasive options for gynecologic surgery, including robotic-assisted surgery with the da Vinci robotic surgical system. Our gynecologic oncology program integrates radiation and chemotherapy with pelvic surgery, and we offer new approaches for the treatment of pelvic floor diseases and incontinence. We also provide distinctive pediatric and adolescent gynecology services.
West Penn Allegheny Health System, with its exceptional medical, nursing and support staff, offers an impressive complement of high-quality, family-centered health services for women and infants.