Nine physicians and one nurse midwife… One purpose

Eastern Carolina Women’s Center, PA is a private medical practice dedicated to providing high quality and compassionate women’s healthcare services to our patients in every stage of their life. We take pride in serving our patients through our offices in New Bern and Havelock.

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Urogynecology

Pelvic organ prolapse and bladder dysfunction and incontinence.

Midwifery

Learn more about our services we offer with your pregnancy.

Robotic Surgery

Overcomes limitations of both traditional and minimally invasive surgery.

Latest News

  • For Women, Blocked Arteries Not the Only Trigger for Heart Attacks

    FRIDAY, Feb. 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women don’t need to have blocked arteries to experience a heart attack, a new study points out. Blocked arteries are a main cause of heart attack in men, according to researchers from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. They found, though, that about 8 percent of women who…

  • Skipping the Gym, Ladies? Try the Stairs

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Older women don’t have to hit the gym to stay healthy, because a stair-climbing workout appears to do the trick, researchers report. Finding the right type of exercise can be difficult for postmenopausal women, according to the North American Menopause Society. For example, high-intensity resistance training reduces age-related…

  • Newer Breast MRI May Be More Accurate and Easier

    TUESDAY, Feb. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A new type of MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) that doesn’t use a contrast agent appears better at detecting what’s really cancer and what’s likely just a harmless lesion, researchers report. In a study in Germany, the new technique reduced false-positive findings by 70 percent. The scan was also…

  • Low-Fat Diet vs. Low-Carb: And the Winner Is …

    TUESDAY, Feb. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — When it comes to shedding pounds, the debate has raged about whether low-carb diets are better than low-fat ones. But new research finds little difference between the two. That conclusion comes from the tracking of roughly 600 adults who had been between 15 and 100 pounds overweight when…

  • How to Maintain That Weight Loss

    TUESDAY, Feb. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you’ve been on a diet more than once, you know that it can be harder to maintain weight than to lose weight in the first place. In fact, many people feel that dieting is easier and that not regaining the weight is the real challenge. Here’s help…