Women’s Health & Family Planning

Women’s wellness and family planning resources are available to assist you in maintaining optimal health. These services address reproductive wellness, birth control, STDs, and more.

Women’s Health & Gynecology

Women should have annual wellness exams, pap smears, and breast exams. River Hills Community Health Center’s Ottumwa location provides essential women’s health care services. Women have unique health needs. Come in to see one of our providers today for any of your gynecology and women’s health issues.

Women’s Health & Gynecology Services

Well Women Exams and Preventive Health Screenings
Cancer Screenings: Pap Smears and Breast Exams
Abnormal Pap Follow Up
Urinary Tract Infections
Vaginal Infections
Decreased Libido
Painful Intercourse
Menstrual Irregularities

Family Planning Contributes to Improved Health

According to the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, family planning is an important part of the health of men, women, children, and families.

The availability of family planning birth control resources has significantly decreased the number of adolescent pregnancies. We offer a variety of educational materials and counseling, sexually transmitted disease treatment, confidentiality in all matters, and more.

Reproductive Health, Birth Control, & More

Birth Control Exams
Wide Range of Birth Control Methods
Sexually Transmitted Infection Screening and Treatment
Infertility Exams, Counseling and Referral
Pregnancy Tests
Reproductive Life Planning
Health Education
Confidential Services
Immunizations
Appointments for Men and Women

Women’s Health Providers

Patricia Tucker, ARNP

Patricia Tucker, ARNP

Gynecology

Joined RHCHC in 2007
Ottumwa
Joseph Coleman, MD FACOG

Joseph Coleman, MD FACOG

Gynecology

Joined RHCHC in 2008
Ottumwa
Susan Turner, ARNP

Susan Turner, ARNP

Gynecology

Joined RHCHC in 2017
Ottumwa

For these and other symptoms or other related problems, call 641-455-5431 or contact our Ottumwa location to make an appointment for any of our women’s health and family-planning services.

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Ottumwa Location

201 S Market St P.O. Box 458 Ottumwa, IA 52501
Family Practice / Dental / Behavioral Health: 641-683-5773
Pediatrics: 641-684-3000
Women’s Health & Family Planning: 641-455-5431

FTCA Deemed Health Center. This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).