• The Women’s Center

    The Women’s Center at Mercy Hospital Southwest is comprised of a highly trained
    team that provides innovative and specialized care for women’s health issues.
    The Center offers both surgical and non-surgical treatment options to advance the
    health of women in Kern County.

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The Women’s Center at Mercy Hospital Southwest provides comprehensive care for all women's health needs. Our specialists are trained to provide primary and preventative healthcare for women of all ages.

Conditions We Treat and Services Offered

Urogynecology Services
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Fecal incontinence 
  • Overactive bladder
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Fistula
  • Pelvic pain
  • Pelvic floor rehabilitation
  • Biofeedback
  • Pessary
  • InterStim therapy
  • Botox
  • Percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation
  • Bladder pacemaker
  • Solesta
Radiology Services
  • Digital mammography with computer-aided
    detection technology
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Obstetric ultrasound
Lactation Support Services
  • Lactation consultations
  • Pump rental and sales
  • Pump replacement and supplemental items
  • Breastfeeding bras
  • Herbal supplements
  • Free breast feeding literature


The Women’s Center at Mercy Hospital Southwest features a board-certified and fellowship-trained urogynecologist, Dr. Justin Lee, as well as a highly trained staff that specializes in women’s care. The team is highly experienced in pelvic health and other women’s health issues. The Center offers innovative gynecological solutions, including both surgical and non-surgical treatment options.


The Women’s Center at Mercy Hospital Southwest is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, the American College of Radiology, and the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer. Accreditations like these are achieved by programs that offer a full range of medical services and ensure that the highest quality and care standards are maintained at all times. Our board certified radiologists and experienced imaging technologists work together to produce quality images and evaluations for physicians and their patients. Screenings are by appointment only. For more information, please call The Women’s Center at 661.663.6429.

Lactation Support Center

The Lactation Support Center, located inside The Women’s Center, is Bakersfield’s first center to offer a full scope of resources for breastfeeding women. Our center offers pump rentals, a retail store filled with items made especially for breastfeeding mothers, and the personalized support of our trained staff. Through the Lactation Support Center, the high-quality care our hospital is known for is extended to you even after you and your baby go home. Lactation consultations are available by appointment only.

Learn more about the Lactation Support Center, including hours and available services.

Learn More

To learn more about The Women’s Center at Mercy Hospital Southwest, please call 661.663.6429. To find an OB/GYN, please call 661.324.7070 or use our Find a Doctor search tool.