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Women’s Health

At Allegheny Health Network (AHN), we pride ourselves on being compassionate listeners and spending time to understand your medical history and health care needs.

The care you need, unique to you as a woman

Your time is valuable. With more than 50 hospital and care locations, we make it easy for you to get high-level individualized care right where you live and work.

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Access to leading specialists

You can feel confident about the care you receive at AHN. We know that women’s health issues manifest differently than men’s, and we tailor our prevention and treatment with a woman’s needs in mind.

AHN women’s health specialties

Regardless of your health care need or stage of life, AHN has a women’s health care specialist with the expertise who can help. Our women’s health specialties include:
  • Pregnancy and newborn

    Families choose us for one-on-one care, family-centered birthing suites, and advanced level III and level II neonatal intensive care units (NICU).

  • Gynecology

    Our gynecologists are renowned for caring for women of all ages, including women’s pelvic health issues and expertise in minimally invasive gynecological surgeries.

  • Women’s behavioral health

    AHN has deep expertise in treating mood disorders in women, offering one of the few intensive outpatient programs for moms struggling with depression or anxiety.

  • Preventive care for women

    From immunizations to check-ups, our more than 50 women’s care and 120 primary care locations focus on preventive medicine to help you enjoy a longer life. 

  • Women’s heart center

    Women’s heart problems differ from men’s, so we collaborate with AHN Cardiovascular Institute researchers to tailor treatments to your individual.

  • Breast cancer

    Our cancer specialists lead one of the world’s largest programs focused on breast cancer clinical trials. We work with you to find the most effective treatment for you.

Hope happens here.

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All of her. All of her life.™

Real stories from real AHN patients with a shared health experience. Hear their hopes, their fears, and their clinical experiences as they talk openly and honestly.

Dana and Amanda: A Cardiovascular Story

These women – both cancer survivors—met for the first time on-camera at an AHN facility and gave us an intimate look at their honest dialogue. The discussion of their hopes, fears and clinical experiences was emotional, insightful and educational.

Carol and Lorraine: A Heart Transplant Story

AHN patients, Carol and Lorraine discuss the before and after of receiving a heart transplant. “You’ll be surprised. It’s like a car that gets a new starter,” Lorraine told Carol, explaining how she felt after her transplant.

Jennifer and Lauren: A Pregnancy Story

Expectant mothers, Lauren and Jennifer talk about their respective pregnancy experiences as women and AHN patients. “I want to make sure I’m somewhere where I just feel comfortable,” said Lauren about the delivery room.

Emily and Jennifer: A NICU Story

NICU moms and AHN patients, Jennifer and Emily talk their babies needing intensive care after birth. “I remember apologizing to people when they came to visit, like sorry I don’t have a baby to show you,” reflected Emily.

Brianne & Steven: A Postpartum Depression…

“I really didn’t know what to do. How do you solve this?” said Brianne, recounting her early struggles with postpartum depression. According to her and Steven, new moms need a safe place to turn to in order to survive.

Shaquaya & Kristina: A Labor and Delivery Story

“I knew I was going to have to pick a hospital, so right away I was like I want to find somewhere that has midwives,” explained Kristina. AHN patients, Shaquaya and Kristina discuss choosing where they wanted to give birth.

Jeanne and Rose: A Primary Care Story

Jeanne and Rose share how good they feel and how much they can still do, in spite of their age, thanks to the primary care they receive through AHN. “Who knows, we might live to 100 with the care we’re getting,” said Rose.

Melissa and Julie: An Autoimmunity Story

“I knew something was terribly wrong, and I felt like nobody was listening,” Melissa said about her ongoing symptoms. Both Melissa and Julie found the specialized care they needed at the AHN Autoimmunity Institute.


Dana and Amanda: A Cardiovascular Story


Carol and Lorraine: A Heart Transplant Story


Jennifer and Lauren: A Pregnancy Story


Emily and Jennifer: A NICU Story


Brianne & Steven: A Postpartum Depression…


Shaquaya & Kristina: A Labor and Delivery Story


Jeanne and Rose: A Primary Care Story


Melissa and Julie: An Autoimmunity Story


Caring for all of her, all of her life is #LivingProof

Get a glimpse into the experiences of our patients through their eyes.

More treatment options

At AHN, you have access to the latest treatment options, including novel therapies only available in clinical trials. Our medical researchers are committed to discovering new ways to safeguard women’s health.

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We are always researching new ways to prevent, detect, and treat disease. Find specialists for your patient and educational opportunities for you.

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