Contraceptives Management

Women's Wellness located in Beaumont, TX

Contraceptives Management services offered in Beaumont, TX

Contraceptives management includes birth control for preventing pregnancy, but also involves expanded services such as using birth control to treat conditions like acne. At Beaumont WELLness for Women, Erica Cheshire, ANP-BC and Jennifer Sigler, WHNP-BC, PMHNP-BC provide the full range of contraceptives management, helping you choose the method that fits your personal needs. To schedule an appointment, call the office in Beaumont, Texas, or connect online today.

What is contraceptives management?

Contraceptives management involves all aspects of birth control. This includes a consultation about family planning, explaining the different types of contraceptives, helping you choose your method, and providing the type that works for you. However, contraceptives management does not end there.

Your provider will continue to follow your care, ensuring any side effects or problems are addressed.

Managing contraceptives also includes using these medications to treat health conditions. Hormonal contraceptives are often used for managing women’s reproductive health and other concerns such as menstrual cramping and acne. 

What types of birth control are available through contraceptives management?

Before prescribing contraceptives, your provider reviews your medical history and may perform a pelvic and breast exam. 

Beaumont WELLness for Women offers the full range of birth control methods, including:

  • Intrauterine devices (hormonal and copper)
  • Birth control implant (Nexplanon®)
  • Birth control shots
  • Birth control pills
  • Birth control patches
  • Vaginal ring

Your provider will talk with you about your family planning goals and explain the effectiveness of different methods. You will be educated on how to use the method to achieve the best results.

What health conditions are treated with contraceptives management?

Hormone-based contraceptives such as IUDs and birth control pills may be part of your treatment for:

  • Irregular periods
  • Heavy periods
  • Severe cramping
  • Endometriosis
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Menstrual migraines
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Hirsutism (excessive dark hair growth due to PCOS)
  • Hair loss (caused by hormone imbalances)
  • Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
  • Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PDD)
  • Acne

If you need help with contraceptives management, call Beaumont WELLness for Women or book an appointment online today.