Women's Health

Our department of Women's Health offers gynecological services and pre- and post-natal care for women. We also provide special care for diseases of the female reproductive system. We diagnose and provide treatment for abnormal Pap smears and chronic pelvic pain.

Our team consists of gynecologist Dr. Eileen Kirk, nurse midwives, and family medicine providers. 

Medical and diagnostic services

We provide gynecological care, birth control options, and pregnancy screening. We evaluate and treat adults and adolescents for the following tests and conditions:

  • Abnormal menstrual bleeding
  • Breast cancer screening
  • Contraception options
  • Endometrial ablations
  • Essure hysteroscopic sterilization
  • Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
  • Infertility evaluation
  • Pap smears
  • Pelvic relaxation and prolapse
  • Pregnancy screening
  • Pre- and post-natal care
  • Pre-menopause, menopause, and post-menopause
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Stress urinary incontinence and urodynamic studies

Surgical gynecological services

We offer gynecological surgeries and procedures including:

  • Dilation and curettage
  • Hysterectomies
  • Loop electrocautery excision procedure (LEEP)
  • Surgical treatment for:
    • Ovarian cysts
    • Stress urinary incontinence

Women's Health team

Eileen P. Kirk, New London Hospital provider.

Eileen P. Kirk, MD

New London Hospital

Areas of focus

  • Adolescent and women's health care
  • Endocrinology
  • Menopause
  • Urinary incontinence


  • New London
  • Newport

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Kris Strohbehn, Urogynecology provider.

Kris Strohbehn, MD, FACOG, FACS


Areas of focus

  • Female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery
  • Anal incontinence
  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimally invasive surgery and laparoscopy
  • And 4 more areas of focus


  • Bedford
  • Lebanon
  • New London

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