Women's Health

The purpose of Women's Health is to provide quality health care to women of all ages regardless of socio-economic status. We aim to empower women to live healthy lifestyles through nutrition and lifestyle education.

Services Provided

Comprehensive physical examinations 

  • Birth Control Information

  • Breast exam, abdominal exam and pelvic exam

  • Pap smear for cancer of the cervix (mouth of the womb)

  • Other tests such as screening for gonorrhea and chlamydia if indicated

  • HIV testing and Syphilis testing

  • Blood test for anemia, hepatitis, syphilis, cholesterol and other if indicated

  • Urine test -sugar and bacteria if indicated

  • Pregnancy test if indicated

  • Blood Pressure

  • Nutritional Lifestyle Education

  • Bone density screening - as indicated

  • Related Immunizations

  • STI (Sexually Transmitted Infections) or AIDS Antibody Screening Tests

  • Diagnosis and treatment of STIs

Examples of birth control methods provided are:

  • Pills

  • Condoms 

  • Hormone Injection (ie Depo-provera)

  • IUDs

Education, counseling, and referrals for other health related problems

Provided For:

Childbearing age women, up to age 52

Women older than 52 may qualify for the BreasTEST & More Program

Telephone:

(706) 321-6225

Hours:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday-Friday By Appointment. Closed for Lunch 12p.m.-1p.m. 
Same day appointments may be available.

Location:

Health and Human Services Building - 2nd floor
2100 Comer Avenue
Columbus, Georgia 31902-2299