Penn State Hershey Obstetrics and Gynecology

Thank you for your interest in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. I am very proud of our exceptional faculty and resident staff and their accomplishments in our mission areas of patient care, research, education and community outreach. Our research programs in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Reproductive Endocrinology and Gynecologic Oncology are robust and continue to gain the department recognition at the national and international level with total grant funding of over 3 million dollars.  More...

Pregnancy and weight gain - Penn State College of Medicine

Dr. Cynthia Chuang and Dr. Jennifer Kraschnewski discuss their recent research looking at weight gain advice given to pregnant women. They discuss the inaccurate information given specifically to overweight women, why this may be, and what healthy weight gain guidelines are.

Your Pregnancy and Newborn

Having a baby is one of life’s most exciting and meaningful journeys. Explore our web portal to find information and resources designed to help you have a healthy pregnancy and childbirth.

Obstetrics and Gynecology Scheduling
To make an appointment, call:

Women's Health

Gynecologic Oncology

Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery

Maternal Fetal Medicine  (High Risk Pregnancy)

Reproductive Endocrinology (Infertility)

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

500 University Drive
P.O. Box 850, MC H103
Hershey, PA 17033

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When medication and non-invasive procedures are unable to relieve symptoms, surgery remains the accepted and most effective treatment for a range of gynecologic conditions. These include, but are not limited to, cervical and uterine cancer, uterine fibroids, endometriosis, uterine prolapse and menorrhagia or excessive bleeding. Click here for more information on Advanced Robotic Surgery.