Uterine fibroids are non-cancerous growths of muscular tissue that form in the uterine wall. They can occur as a single growth or several can form at one time. Fibroids can vary in size, ranging from as small as an apple seed to as large as grapefruit. In some cases, larger fibroids can put pressure on […]

Infertility Evaluation

Although it is normal for it to take some time to get pregnant, taking too much time could be an indication of fertility issues. There are a number of reasons for infertility, some that affect one partner and others that can affect both partners. An infertility evaluation uses a series of exams and tests to […]


Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition characterized by irregular cycles, unwanted hair growth and hormonal abnormalities. PCOS can also make it harder to conceive since it directly affects the ovaries and ovulation. PCOS causes many fluid-filled cysts to form in the ovaries. Although these cysts all contain immature eggs, the eggs are unable to […]


Menopause is a normal period of transition for women in their 40s or 50s. It occurs when the ovaries stop releasing eggs and estrogen levels drop. Along with the ceasing of menstruation, menopause can also cause symptoms such as hot flashes, night sweats, weight gain, vaginal dryness, and thinning hair. Menopause is preceded by perimenopause. […]

Family Planning/Contraception

At Bucks County Women’s Wellness, we realize that everyone’s reproductive goals are different. Whether you are trying to conceive or preventing pregnancy, our gynecologists can help provide you with the tools to achieve your goal. Did You Know? On average, most American women choose to have children around the age of 25 or 26. However, […]

Pap Smears

Pap smears are routine cervical cancer screenings performed at your annual visit to check for the presence of precancerous or cancerous cells on the cervix. This test is performed by gently scraping off a few cells from the cervix, which is the opening to the uterus found at the top of the vaginal canal. These […]

Well Woman Exam

Well woman exams are recommended annually to screen for gynecologic and breast health conditions. During a well woman exam, a doctor or physician assistant specializing in women’s health will take a detailed health history and perform a complete gynecologic exam which can include a breast exam, pap smear, and pelvic exam.  In addition, your provider […]