Elective Surgeries Resume
Sarasota Memorial has resumed elective surgeries in its hospital ORs and outpatient Cape Surgery Center, in accordance with the state's COVID-19 recovery plan. Elective procedures — including hysterectomies and other surgical solutions for women's health issues — are now being scheduled. Patients who had an elective procedure postponed or who have other questions should contact their physician for information.
Women's Health Services
From adolescence to family planning, maternity and menopause, Sarasota Memorial is committed to helping women manage their health at every stage of life. Our teams are nationally recognized for providing women high-quality and compassionate care throughout their lifetime.
Sarasota Memorial Women’s Health Services cover the full spectrum of care, including primary care, prevention and screening, education, support and specialty care.
At Sarasota Memorial offers women convenient access to the most advanced breast-cancer screening technology in our region, as well as the Cancer Institute’s full continuum of diagnostic, treatment and support services provided by a multidisciplinary team of top radiology and oncology specialists.
Getting a screening mammogram regularly is one of the most effective ways to catch breast cancer early, at its most curable stages. Technology is continually evolving, and today’s range of breast cancer screening options offers a variety of benefits, including improved accuracy and a more comfortable experience for many women.
Breast imaging services are available at seven Sarasota Memorial locations in Sarasota County. To learn more about our breast health services and breast cancer screening, click here.
Finding a Physician
For more info or help finding a physician, visit our online Physician Directory or call the SMH HealthLine team at 941-917-7777.
Gynecology, Urogynecology & Women’s Pelvic Health
Gynecologic Oncology – Sarasota Memorial is nationally recognized for GYN cancer care, including robotic uterine cancer surgery and other minimally invasive procedures by our da Vinci-trained gynecologic robotic surgeons. Click here to learn more.
Urogynecology – Evaluation and treatment for urinary, bowel and genital organ prolapse that can cause pain, incontinence and other complications. Solutions can be non-surgical or surgical, using minimally invasive procedures. Click here to find a specialist.
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery – Sarasota Memorial specialties include minimally invasive hysterectomy, myomectomy and ovarian surgery (laparoscopic or robotic surgery using the da Vinci-S robot).
Pelvic Floor Rehab — Pelvic floor rehab not only can alleviate urinary incontinence at any age or stage in a woman’s life, but it can help pregnant women improve mobility, relieve pain and better manage other pregnancy symptoms and natural birth. Call our Outpatient Rehabilitation team at 941-724-2620 for more information.
Fertility, Maternity-Obstetrics & Postpartum Services
Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility – Sarasota Memorial fertility and endocrinology specialists provide individualized treatment and care plans for hormonal and infertility issues. Treatments may involve laparoscopic procedures or in vitro fertilization. Click here to find a specialist.
Pregnancy & Birth Services — Sarasota Memorial Hospital is nationally recognized for its maternity-obstetrical services, compassionate and skilled nursing team, breastfeeding support, high-risk pregnancy care and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for premature babies and other newborns needing critical care.
Our holistic approach to pregnancy, birth and the postpartum experience is built around a comprehensive menu of services and resources for new and veteran parents. These include prenatal healthcare, access to lactation experts and support, as well as childbirth education classes to prepare you for birth and parenthood. Sarasota Memorial’s Baby Friendly Hospital designation reflects the very highest standards of maternity care. Click here to learn more about our maternity, birth and postpartum services.
Maternal-Fetal Medicine – Our Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialists offer expert care during high-risk pregnancies, performing prenatal tests, and diagnosing, monitoring and treating pregnancy complications in women and unborn children. Our nationally renowned team of obstetricians, perinatologists and neonatologists, plus our Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, full-spectrum of Maternity-Obstetrical services and 24/7 Obstetrical Emergency Care Center, put expectant mothers and their babies in the best hands. Click here to find a specialist.
Pregnancy & Postpartum Physical Therapy — Sarasota Memorial Outpatient Rehabilitation offers specialized physical therapy for pregnant and postpartum women to help relieve pain, discomfort and other pregnancy-related issues. Click here to learn more.