Menopause is a transition every woman goes through. Though menopause can present some inconveniences and discomforts, women who are healthy are usually able to handle the transition with little difficulty. And while menopause can be easier for some of us than for others, there are a variety of ways you can seek support at Stamford Health.
We work collaboratively with your own physician to provide a multidisciplinary approach to your care. Our staff works closely with Stamford Hospital specialists in a variety of areas, including:
We offer consultation, diagnostic testing and support services for perimenopausal and menopausal women.
Menopausal Conditions We Treat
Though some of these medical conditions and problems can occur at other times in life, our Women's Health team serves women over the age of 35 who may display any of the following symptoms:
- Irregular bleeding
- Heavy bleeding
- Post-menopausal bleeding
- Premature menopause / premature ovarian failure (POF)
If you experience hormonal disturbances during menopause, you can work with our physicians specializing in reproductive endocrinology to explore a range of non-surgical treatments. These may include hormone replacement therapy, natural therapies, or pharmaceutical drugs.
If you’re interested in utilizing complementary and alternative medicine therapies to ease some of the symptoms of menopause, you’ll find knowledgeable experts in areas such as botanical therapies, acupuncture, and other treatment methods offered at our Center for Integrative Medicine and Wellness.