UC San Diego Health offers well-woman care through our
certified nurse midwives. Your primary care physician may also provide well-woman exams.
Our gynecology care is ranked #29 in the nation by
U.S. News and World Report.
Most insurance companies cover annual well-woman examinations, which include:
- Preventive screenings
- Information about conditions and diseases that you may be at risk for
- An opportunity to discuss health concerns and your family history with your clinician
Services that may be offered, depending on your age and medical history, include:
Contraception and Pregnancy Testing
Your well-woman provider can also assist with general family planning needs, including basic contraception consulting and pregnancy testing.
We also offer a specialized family planning program, which includes a program for women who have complex medical issues that require highly effective contraceptive options. For more information, see