For Appointments: (515) 294-5801

Women’s Health

Comprehensive women’s health services are available at Student Health. Confidential care is provided by all of our healthcare providers.

Women’s Health Services

  • Birth control prescriptions and counseling
    • Various methods of birth control are available in a variety of types that can meet your individual need:
      • Nexplanon implant
      • Intrauterine devices (IUD)
      • Depo Provera Injection
      • Birth control pills
      • Nuvaring
      • Diaphragm
      • Plan B available¬†over-the-counter at the pharmacy
    • Check out more information on your birth control options!
  • Sexually transmitted infection testing, treatment, and prevention
  • HPV (Gardisil) vaccine
  • Care for menstrual concerns, such as pelvic pain or cramps, irregular periods, and PMS
  • Evaluation and treatment for common women’s health conditions such as:
    • Vaginal infections
    • Urinary tract infections
    • Concerns about sexual health
  • Routine annual health exams that may include:

How to Use the Pill Correctly

Watch this informative video on the correct way to use take birth control. Taking the pill correctly significantly increases its effectiveness.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oH0oi8ZzxY

Thank you to the University of Texas for this great video on how to use the pill correctly.

Appointments

To schedule an appointment call (515) 294-5801. When you call for an appointment, please be specific about your needs so that we can schedule you with the appropriate healthcare provider and an appropriate amount of time.