Thinking about starting a family or have questions about pregnancy? Many families have partnered with Dignity Health Central Coast to make informed decisions through our expert family planning services
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Family Planning Services at Dignity Health Central Coast
Our family planning experts can help answer all your questions and provide you with important information about possible risks.
Finding the right family planning clinic can benefit anyone considering a family. People commonly referred for family planning include those:
- With a family history of inherited disease, fetal conditions, birth defects, miscarriage, or stillbirth
- Older than 35
- Trying to conceive a child or trying to avoid pregnancy
Our dedicated team offers trusted family planning services at our Central Coast hospitals. Receive personalized care from doctors, nurses, genetic counselors, and other health care specialists.
Family Planning Services that are Right for You
At Dignity Health Central Coast, we care about your physical, mental, and spiritual well-being for all your health care concerns, including family planning services. These services typically fall into three categories:
- Genetic counseling. Specially trained health care professionals can help you understand any genetic risks to your child. Those with a family history of disease and individuals from ethnic backgrounds with an increased risk of disease can benefit from genetic counseling.
- Preconception counseling. Working with a Dignity Health Central Coast care provider helps you maximize their health and increase your chance of a healthy pregnancy and birth.
- Contraceptive counseling. Our family planning experts can help you select the contraceptive option that best meets your needs and reproductive goals.
At your family planning visit, your doctor will discuss your medical history and may conduct a physical exam and order tests to check your health. This information will help you achieve your family planning goals.
Learn more about family planning at Dignity Health Central Coast from a trusted health care provider.
Dignity Health offers compassionate family planning services throughout the Central Coast.