< back to Womens Services

Gynecology Services

Being a leader in Women’s Services is about more than delivering babies. Our specialists provide a full range of general gynecology services from yearly examinations and screenings to highly specialized procedures using minimally invasive techniques. As the region’s only academic OB/GYN program, Erlanger is also also heavily involved in research and clinical trials to improve care and outcomes. This includes:

  • Trials of a new treatment for preeclampsia
  • Studies to reduce pain following surgery, and
  • New ways to prevent and treat diabetes in pregnancy.

Erlanger partners with the UT College of Medicine to offer Tennessee’s only fellowship program in Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery. Our team also educates regional doctors and nurses through an annual symposium on Women’s Health.

Conditions We Treat

  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Abnormal Pap smears
  • Bacterial vaginosis and other vaginal infections 
  • Chronic pelvic pain
  • Endometriosis
  • Fertility and reproductive health
  • Heavy or Irregular menstrual cycles
  • Menopause management
  • Pain with intercourse
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Pelvic floor discomfort
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Endometriosis
  • Sexual health issues


  • Complex laparoscopic and robotic surgery
  • Colposcopy
  • Dilation & curettage (D&C) surgery 
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Endometrial biopsy
  • Hormone replacement therapy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (MIGS)
  • Pelvic laparoscopy
  • Procedures to treat precancerous changes of the cervix (LEEP, Cone biopsy)
  • Tubal ligation and reversal of tubal sterilization
  • Uterine artery embolization

Preventive Care and Screenings

  • Regular gynecological checkups, including a pelvic exam and breast exam
  • Pap smear
  • Pelvic exams
  • Bone density testing
  • Breast cancer screening
  • Discussions about colon cancer screening
  • Age-appropriate immunizations
  • Healthy lifestyle risk assessment
  • Hormonal testing for menopause
  • Immunizations
  • Screening for STIs


Gynecology Practice Locations

Erlanger BaronessErlanger Medical Mall
979 E 3rd St.
Chattanooga, TN 37403
423-778-2580   MAP

Erlanger EastEast Hospital - Women's Inst. for Specialized Health
1751 Gunbarrel Rd.
Building B, Suite 200
Chattanooga, TN 37421
423-894-1355    MAP

Erlanger EastEast Hospital - Women's Health Specialists
1751 Gunbarrel Rd.
Building A, Suite 301
Chattanooga, TN 37421
423-778-2580   MAP

Erlanger NorthNorthgate Business Park
1025 Executive Dr.
Ste. 100
Hixson, TN 37343
423-870-3700  MAP

Erlanger BledsoeZiegler Road
7490 Ziegler Rd.
Chattanooga, TN 37421
423-648-6020   MAP