Women’s Health

University Hospitals MacDonald Women’s Hospital is a teaching and research-based hospital committed to the latest advancements in medicine and technology and is the only hospital dedicated to women’s health in the state of Ohio. As one of the most respected women’s hospitals in the country, UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital possesses the resources necessary for comprehensive and compassionate care, including a team of experts committed to excellence. Our services cover all of a woman’s needs throughout her life—from adolescence through mature adulthood. We have a MacDonald Clinical Trials Unit for Women’s Health clinical studies and a separate unit for Clinical Trials targeting female cancers affiliated with the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center. In addition, UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital is licensed by the State of Ohio as a Level III regional perinatal center—the highest classification available to hospitals offering maternity services.

Our affiliation with University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital and University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, both world-renowned hospitals in their own right, ensures access to prompt, quality care.

Opened in 1891 as the Maternity Hospital of Cleveland, today UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital is synonymous with excellence in clinical research, medicine and patient care. Located in the campus of University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, University Hospitals MacDonald Women’s Hospital is Ohio’s only hospital dedicated solely to women’s health. Renowned as a leading center in women’s health research, UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital offers comprehensive care and the latest medical advancements through a dedicated, multidisciplinary team of experts in maternal fetal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, female pelvic medicine and surgery, gynecologic oncology, reproductive endocrinology and infertility, behavioral medicine, midwifery and breast care. Learn more at UHhospitals.org/MacWomen.

UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital stands for excellence in research, medicine and care.


Long considered a leader in obstetrics and gynecology, UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital gradually added more services to become a comprehensive center for women’s health.

UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital’s time-honored partnership with Case Western Reserve University has made us a world leader in research regarding women’s health since the 1950s.

Groundbreaking discoveries and treatments occur regularly here and are incorporated into our care.


  • Ranked 27th in Gynecology by U.S. News & World Report
  • 2013 recipient of International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) certificate
  • 2012 recipient of Gold Award in Employer Breastfeeding Award, Ohio Department of Health
  • 2012, 2012 National Bestfed Beginnings Breastfeeding Friendly Hospital winner

Medical/Surgical Services

  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • General Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Maternal Fetal Medicine
  • Neonatology
  • Midwifery
  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Specialty Programs and Clinics

  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Centering Pregnancy
  • Centering Parenting
  • Family Planning Center
  • Clinic Fibroid Clinic
  • PCOS Clinic
  • Sexual Function & Vulvovaginal Health Center
  • UH Fertility Center