5610 Second Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11220
English, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Chinese
Women's Health provides perinatal care including pregnancy testing, routine prenatal and postpartum care, care of high risk pregnancies and genetic counseling for expectant mothers 35 years and older. We offer the Prenatal Care Assistance Program (PCAP). General gynecological examinations and Pap smears, treatment of conditions such as menstrual problems, infertility and cancer screenings are provided. Family Planning services include oral contraceptives, condoms and birth control devices. Estrogen replacement therapy for menopausal women is also available. In addition, other specialized services are also offered:
- Breast Cancer Screening Program
- Colon Screening Program
- Maternal Fetal Medicine
- Prenatal Diagnosis
- Uteran Fibroid Embolization
Pediatrics provides primary care services for infants and children up to 21 years old. Services include preventive care such as general check ups, immunizations, health screening for tuberculosis, anemia, lead, hearing, development and behavior. Our medical staff can handle and treat acute and chronic medical conditions in children.
Youth Health Services we provide adolescent care with complete physical exams and immunization and health education on important topics such as substance abuse, AIDS, and sexual transmitted diseases, physical development and social services and psychosocial counseling if needed. Adolescents who need GYN and Obstetrical services are referred to our Women's Health Department.
Urgent Care, scheduled to open in the fall, will provide care for non-emergent walk-in patients of all ages and patient types. They will be opened Mon- Thurs 3pm until 11pm and weekends 9 to 5pm. If you are currently a patient, or are unable to access your own primary care provider for same day services, you may walk in during these times.
Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Assistant Vice President,
Network Support & Women's Health Services: Judy McLaughlin, R.N.
Site Director: Claudette Richardson
Network Chief, Pediatrics: Norma Villanueva, M.D.
Network Chief, OB/Gyn: Ralph Ruggiero, M.D.
Patient Services Coordinator: Damaris Diaz, R.N.
Assistant Network Chief, Pediatrics: A. Anne Burrowes, M.D.
Bus: B11; B37; B63
Subway: R Train to 53rd Street or N to 59th Street