Women’s Health Institute is your complete resource for women’s health care in Taos. From well-woman exams to family planning to osteoporosis care, we’re here for all the women of Taos and northern New Mexico, at all stages of life and health. Our physicians, gynecologists, and certified nurse midwives provide a range of health services to address all aspects of a woman’s health, her whole life long.
At Women’s Health Institute, we're northern New Mexico’s close-to-home resource for a full spectrum of health care. Women’s Health Institute is where women in Taos and the region go for confident, compassionate health services -- we focus on your health, from your perspective. Whether you want to keep your mind healthy or your bones strong, Women’s Health Institute is here for you.
If you’re due for a well-woman exam, please give us a call and we'll be happy to schedule an appointment within one week. This includes your annual mammograms. All of our services are available right here in Taos!
At Women’s Health Institute in Taos, along with our focus on general women's health and wellness, we also offer services or assistance with a wide variety of concerns, including: obstetrics and gynecology; motherhood and family planning; lactation consultations; adolescent and puberty health care; family medicine; tobacco, alcohol, and substance abuse assistance; weight issues; breast issues and breast care; community health; and violence prevention.
Please call us at (575) 751-8961 to schedule an appointment.
WHI Welcomes Dr. Sharon Ransom, OB/GYN
Dr. Sharon Ransom, Obstetrician/Gynecologist, joined the Women’s Health Institute at Taos Hospital System in October 2016. She is a Board-certified OB/GYN who has been in practice since 2000.
She brings a passion for women’s health which extends beyond the United States. Dr. Ransom believes that “every woman matters”. She brings expertise in issues of pelvic prolapse and comprehensive evaluation of issues of incontinence. She also provides minimally invasive gynecologic surgical procedures performed laparoscopically to decrease the time to heal and resume activities. In addition to obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Ransom is also passionate about her work in performing cervical cancer screening in Ethiopia. She founded the International Partnership for Reproductive Health in 2008 and has helped create a sustainable model for cervical cancer screening.
Dr. Ransom and her husband, Peter Gooch, have worked in Ethiopia since 2008.
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