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    Pregnancy and Childbirth

    We provide care during pregnancy, childbirth and post-partum.

    High-risk and Low-risk Pregnancies

    Some pregnancies pose more risk to the mother's and baby's health than others. Our physicians provide comprehensive obstetrics care to ensure optimal wellness during high-risk and low-risk pregnancies.

    Learn more about the Family Birthing Center.

    Family Planning

    Family planning services encompass a range of services including:

    • Preconceptual services providing families who wish to become pregnant with information and health care to ensure optimal wellness for themselves and their babies.
    • Birth control services.

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    Gynecologic Services

    Portage Health offers women of all ages care ranging from routine annual examinations to complex surgical procedures.

    • Hormone therapy
    • Menopause/perimenopause
    • Incontinence
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pap smears, pelvic and breast exams
    • Sexually transmitted disease treatment and prevention (including HPV vaccinations)
    • Treatment and management of abnormal pap smears (colposcopy, cryotherapy)
    • Evaluation and treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding 
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    • Women's cancer survivor group started

      A team of cancer survivors from the Copper Country have coordinated with Portage Health and Aspirus Keweenaw to begin a support group for women.

    • Portage Health offers new physical therapy service for women

      Portage Health is pleased to announce a new service to its women’s health offerings in the form of physical therapy. This powerful and natural rehabilitation service helps women of all ages heal and regain strength naturally using specially designed exercises and stretches.“Physical therapy is a natural solution to problems such as urinary leakage, pelvic pressure, or pelvic or lower-back pain,” said Stephanie Peterson, DPT, PT.

    • OB/GYN Clinic sees major improvements in Press Ganey scores

      The OB/GYN clinic received great news earlier this summer as the staff was recognized by Press Ganey for a six-point increase in overall satisfaction scores.The department has been infused with new staff highlighted by Dr. Rebecca Baudoin and Dr. Charles Rollison during the past year.

    • Prenatal fitness introduced as part of fall fitness class schedule

      The Portage Health Fitness Center is proud to announce a brand new fitness class to the area: “Oh Baby” Prenatal Fitness.“A lot of my clients have questions about what kinds of exercises are safe during pregnancy,” said Emily Kunnen, personal trainer and instructor for this course. “This class will help them stay healthy and fit during pregnancy in a safe atmosphere.”

    • Liam Merriman welcomed as 2012 Leap Year Baby

      Liam Raymond Robert Merriman is the Copper Country’s Leap Year Baby of 2012! Liam was born at 6:01 p.m. Wednesday at the Portage Health Family Birthing Center with women’s health doctors Rebecca Baudoin and Julie Meyer present.

    • Dr. Baudoin added to Portage Health's women's health team

      HANCOCK – Portage Health is pleased to welcome Dr. Rebecca Baudoin to its women’s health services team. Dr. Baudoin attended the University of Minnesota for medical school and is heading to the Copper Country after finishing her residency at the same institution. She will join Dr. Julie Meyer and Dr. Mohann

    • Day for Women draws record crowd

      More than 120 people attended Saturday’s A Day for Women event, up more than 20 percent from last year.“It was another nice jump in numbers for us,” said Angela Luskin, community health director at Portage Health. “It seemed like everyone left satisfied again this year.”

    • New advances being made in breast cancer detection

      According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is the second-leading cause of death in women in the United States. The chance of a woman being diagnosed with invasive breast cancer ...

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500 Campus Drive
Hancock, MI 49930
(906) 483-1000

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921 W. Sharon Avenue
Houghton, MI 49931
(906) 483-1777

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Lake Linden, MI 49945
(906) 483-1030

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Ontonagon, MI 49953
(906) 884-4120

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600 MacInnes Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
(906) 483-1860

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