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La Clínica de La Raza Inc. | P.O. Box 22210, Oakland, CA 94623-2210 | Tel: 510-535-4000 | FAX: 510-535-4189

Women's Health Services

La Clínica's Women's health services includes care of OB GYN concerns from adolescence through the elder years. These services are provided by OBGYN's, Family Practice Doctors, Certified Nurse Midwives, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners.

We have a large pregnancy care program and supplement our patients' prenatal visits with health education, nutrition and WIC, social work, and childbirth preparation classes. At our Alameda County sites we offer the option of "Centering Pregnancy" (group prenatal care) or traditional individual care. After birth, we take care of both the mother and child. We offer postpartum and newborn visits, family planning, breast feeding support and counseling. All of these services are provided in a supportive environment in the patient's own language whenever possible.

  • Preventive health care including:
    • Pap Smears
    • Breast exams
    • o Yearly check-ups
  • Family Planning including:
    • Contraception
    • Basic infertility evaluation and treatment
    • Pre-conception counseling
  • Pregnancy Care including:
    • "Centering Pregnancy" (new group prenatal model)
    • Individual prenatal and post-partum visits
    • Birth Preparation Classes
  • Breast feeding support & counseling
  • STD detection and treatment
  • Vaginal, urinary and pelvic infections
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Sexuality
  • Menstrual problems
  • Menopause issues
  • Osteoporosis screening and treatment
  • Nutritional Assessments, Health Education and Social Service support