OB-GYN Specialists in New York, NY

Find an obstetrician & gynecologist near you in New York that fits your women’s health needs.

Healthcare at a Glance in New York, NY

New York City (NYC) has 62 acute care hospitals throughout its 5 boroughs. The highest ranked healthcare systems in the metropolitan area include New York Presbyterian, NYU Langone, Mount Sinai, and North Shore (all nationally ranked by U.S. News). While most of the large healthcare systems are based in Manhattan, NYU Langone and Mount Sinai have ambulatory care and primary care clinics throughout Brooklyn and Queens. For veterans, VA Harbor Healthcare System (VA NYHHS) has three campuses including medical centers and outpatient clinics in Manhattan, Bay Bridge and Queens. Speciality care centers include Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital, Hassenfeld Childrens at NYU Langone, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone. Wherever you are in the city, you will have access to diverse primary and speciality care options.

OB-GYN FAQS

What is an OB-GYN?

Finding an obstetrician-gynecologist (OB-GYN) will help you manage your women’s healthcare needs. An OB-GYN is trained to deliver babies and specializes in treating and managing disorders involving a woman's reproductive organs.

OB-GYNs are licensed to perform routine women's reproductive checks such as: Pap tests (aka Pap smears), sexually transmitted infection (STI) checks, pelvic exams, ultrasounds; procedures such as IUD insertions; and surgeries such as a hysterectomy or removal of ovarian cysts.

In the event of a medical emergency, dial 911 or visit your closest emergency room immediately.