Women's Health

Being a strong, independent woman in today's world requires a healthy you. Gundersen's Women's Health services provide care for every stage of your life.

We offer primary care, gynecology and obstetrics throughout our regional system, and specialty care for more complex situations. Turn to us for:

Whenever possible, medications and non-invasive procedures are used to treat gynecological conditions. When surgery is the best option, less invasive approaches may be available. For example, robot-assisted surgery with the da Vinci® Surgical System is the least invasive treatment option for complex hysterectomies.

Care and services for women we provide that you won't find anywhere else in the area include:

  • A team of specialists including a nationally certified menopause practitioner, and the only practitioner certified by the North American Menopause Society within 50 miles of La Crosse
  • A Fertility Center offering the area's only in-vitro fertilization program.
  • Wisconsin's largest midwifery program.
  • The region's only board-certified perinatologist, an individual specialized in caring for women with high-risk pregnancies.
  • A mobile mammography unit to ensure access for women in rural areas.

Avery R. Gundersen Center for Women

You're a busy woman with a lot of demands on your time. We understand that. That's why we conveniently offer all the healthcare services you need at one location: the Avery R. Gundersen Center for Women on our Onalaska Campus. Come and experience the convenient, discrete, supportive and comfortable environment suggested by and created with input from women.

In addition to a broad spectrum of healthcare services, the Center for Women includes the John & Nettie Mooney Library – Onalaska and a Boutique.

The Boutique offers a wide selection of women’s health items: lactation supplies, sexuality aides and personal lubricants, relaxation tools, make-up and skin care products, exercise videos and DVD's created by Gundersen and more.

Boutique hours and phone
Monday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Tuesday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
(608) 775-1818

Expert care

No matter what your concern, we provide excellence in Women's Health. We've been consistently honored awards for providing women with the highest quality care.

We also understand women's health is more than obstetrics and gynecological care. Our integrated healthcare system allows us to provide excellent care for women across many services. Whether you need an evaluation for your heart, treatment for a stroke, routine screenings or other expert care, you'll have access to providers across numerous specialties, including:

Classes & Events

Gundersen offers classes and events covering child birth, family education, health and wellness, and numerous other topics. The search feature allows you to investigate additional offerings that may be of interest to you.

Behavioral Health Services at the Avery R. Gundersen Center for Women are provided by Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center. In addition, the Center for Women is a department of Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center.

Love + Medicine

Every day, Gundersen Health System staff deliver great medicine plus a little something extra—we call it Love + Medicine.

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