The female body is a completely unique and extremely powerful thing. Capable of creating and sustaining new life, it inspires awe, demands respect - and requires a very special brand of care. At the Brookwood Women’s Medical Center, we’ve devoted our lives to caring for women and all their unique needs.
The Brookwood Cancer Genetics Center is a multi-disciplinary program designed to identify, counsel and manage women at high risk for breast and ovarian cancer. Advancements in medicine have identified certain risk factors that may influence a women’s chance of developing breast or ovarian cancer. Identifying women with these risk factors and implementing a surveillance and prevention plan can lead to earlier cancer detection. Learn more
Even when you're doing everything you can to ensure you have a healthy pregnancy, you may encounter unexpected challenges. Being pregnant with multiples, family history and age are just some of the factors that can make a pregnancy high-risk. As one of the only hospitals in Birmingham with a Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialist on staff, Brookwood offers a special level of care to keep both you and your baby healthy. Learn more