Women's healthcare through all phases of life
At Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, we are committed to providing a full range of quality healthcare to women in the Dallas Metroplex through our skilled healthcare professionals and advanced technologies.
Our women's health services in Dallas are as individualized as you. We know your healthcare needs change as your body changes. That's why we offer quality gynecological and obstetrical (OBGYN) care to women in all phases of life. We emphasize comprehensive medical care with a personal touch. Our relationship with our women's health patients is our highest priority.
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Comprehensive women's health services
Baylor University Medical Center offers an extensive array of women's health services in Dallas that address the full range of obstetrical, gynecological, urogynecological, breast, hormonal and aging issues facing women today. Our specialized women's health services and friendly, compassionate medical team in Dallas can help women of all ages and stages of life achieve optimum health through special women's programs.
A mother's story from uterus transplant to baby
In late 2017, Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health celebrated a medical milestone with the birth of the first baby born in the United States to a mother following uterus transplantation. Today, Baylor University Medical Center has the largest uterus transplant program in the world, with more babies born to mothers who received a uterus transplant in Dallas than any other program worldwide.
Expert advice from our blog
Scrubbing In® is a place where hands-on healthcare discussions are happening every day with the people whose own hands are on the front lines of patient care—the doctors, nurses and medical staff who are saving lives and advancing medicine.
Female pelvic pain: is it endometriosis?
Let’s face it—pain is subjective and therefore, difficult to quantify. When experiencing female pelvic pain, many women find it challenging to figure out what is causing their pain and why. Is it indicative of a pathologic process like endometriosis or simply part of a normal process like menstruation?
5 questions to ask your OBGYN about childbirth
Having a baby is unlike any other experience—there is so much joy, emotion, excitement and anticipation built into a delivery. No two experiences are the same, and many women even have different experiences with each delivery. While we cannot completely prepare for what lies ahead during childbirth, knowledge and awareness are essential to embracing this life-changing experience head on.
Pregnancy and COVID-19: What to expect during your upcoming delivery
If you’re pregnant and preparing for your baby’s grand arrival, it’s probably safe to say that a COVID-19 pandemic was not part of the birth plan. As global fears around the virus continue, you may be feeling an extra layer of stress about how this will impact your delivery — are you at risk?
How to cope with the emotional stress of infertility
The joy of pursuing pregnancy can quickly morph into frustration, as the days turn into weeks and months of waiting and hoping. You may be ready to make that leap into parenthood—but your body might not be.
Heavy periods and what you can do about it
For many, these few days out of the month are nothing more than a tolerable nuisance. But many other women, however, experience heavy menstrual flow that can be debilitating.
Is birth control right for you? Understand your options
Have you been thinking about getting on birth control, switching birth control methods or want to know if it might be a viable treatment option for your symptoms?
How to recognize the signs of postpartum depression
It’s time we talk openly about a condition that affects more women than you might realize—postpartum depression.
5 things every woman should know about cervical cancer and HPV
What is cervical cancer? Cervical cancer is one of the few cancers known to be caused by a virus known as human papilloma virus (HPV). There are about 200 types of HPV, including low-risk strains that can cause warts and high-risk strains that can cause cervical cancer.
Obstetrics and Gynecology Leadership
Dr. Littrell, Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBGYN) at Baylor University Medical Center, is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology.