Birth Control - Eastern Iowa Health Center

PREGNANCY & cHILDBIRTH

Care before, during and after pregnancy for you and your baby

FAMILY PLANNING

Options for birth control and education to start your family when you're ready

MENOPAUSE CARE

Your body is changing, we will help you through the transition

GYNECOLOGICAL SERVICES

From annual screens to GYN surgery, we offer a wide variety of care to suit your needs

CARE FOR YOURSELF

Free breast and cervical cancer screenings for women who qualify

Menopause Care​

Our team of compassionate staff provides care for women of all ages. We specialize in caring for women with perimenopause, menopause and postmenopause. We help you understand the hormonal and biological changes going on within your body. 

Symptoms of perimenopause and menopause can begin as early as the age of 40 and continue into the 60’s. Together we can develop an individualized to help find relief from and reduce symptoms you may be experiencing from perimeopause or menopause.

Symptoms may include:

  • Changes in your menstrual cycle
  • Hot flashes
  • Night sweats
  • Sleep issues
  • Concentration and memory problems
  • Irritability and mood changes
  • Loss of sex drive
  • Vaginal dryness

These symptoms can be signs of:

  • Perimenopause –  During the time leading up to menopause, your periods may become irregular. This transition phase can last up to ten years and typically ends one year after your final menstruation.
  • Menopause –  is defined as going 12 months without having a menstrual period. During this time there may be decreased hormone levels. Menopause can happen in your 40s or 50s, but the average age is 51 in the United States.
  • Postmenopause – Symptoms, including hot flashes, may continue in the years after menopause, though they usually decrease in frequency and intensity.

Call us today at 319.730.7300 to learn more and make an appointment!

WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING

"Immediately after meeting the provider she made me feel comforted. She took time to ask questions and listen to me." - Cassie

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