Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases & Conditions

  • Breast Infections and Inflammations
    For expert diagnosis and treatment of breast infections and inflammation during breast feeding, turn to our certified lactation consultants.

  • Breast Lumps
    Our specialists can provide the latest imaging and surgical techniques to determine if the lump is cancerous or benign.

  • Cervicitis
    An inflammation of the cervix is known as cervicitis and some of its symptoms may include pelvic pain, backache and/or a discharge that contains pus.

  • Cystocele
    A cystocele occurs when the wall between a woman's bladder and vagina weakens and stretches, allowing the bladder to bulge into the vagina.

  • Dysmenorrhea
    Dysmenorrhea is a menstrual condition characterized by severe and frequent menstrual cramps and pain.

  • Endometriosis
    Endometriosis can contribute to pelvic pain and infertility, at least partly by causing scarring in and around the ovaries and fallopian tubes.

  • Mastalgia
    If you experience pain in your breasts, which is known as mastalgia, you should seek medical attention from our experts.

  • Menopause
    Our gynecologists are experts in helping women cope with all of the changes of menopause including hot flashes, vaginal dryness and mood swings.

  • Menorrhagia
    Our gynecologists are experts in diagnosing and treating menorrhagia, the most common type of abnormal uterine bleeding.

  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
    Our obstetricians and gynecologists will evaluate and provide treatment for pelvic inflammatory disease (PID).

  • Pelvic Pain
    Since there are many reasons as to why there may be pain in your pelvic region, our gynecologists will assess your situation and devise the best treatment plan.

  • Perimenopause
    It's best to consult a doctor to check estrogen levels during the time of perimenopause, the period of time before menopause when changes start to happen.

  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    PCOS is the most common hormonal and reproductive problem affecting women of childbearing age and our team of experts is here to provide personalized treatment.

  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
    Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) is a severe and chronic medical condition that requires treatment from one of our expert physicians.

  • Premenstrual Syndrome
    PMS symptoms such as bloating, cramps and headaches vary in individuals and could last from a few hours to days.

  • STD
    Our primary care physicians can be a first line of defense if you suspect you have been exposed to a sexually transmitted disease (STD).

  • Urinary Incontinence
    If you are unable to hold your urine, you may be experiencing urinary incontinence and our specialists can help diagnose and treat your condition.

  • Urinary Tract Infections
    Burning during urination, frequent urination and cloudy urine are signs of urinary tract infections (UTI) and can be treated by one of our specialists.

  • Uterine Fibroids
    Fibroids are benign tumors arising from the muscular walls of the uterus. They can interfere with getting pregnant and may also contribute to pregnancy losses.

  • Vaginitis
    Our physicians provide diagnosis and personalized treatment for all forms of vaginitis, which is an infection resulting in itchiness, pain and discharge.

  • Vulvitis
    Our specialists provide accurate diagnosis and treatment of vulvitis, which is an inflammation of the vulva.