Women's Services

HSHS St. Mary's is proud to offer a full range of services that focus on women and children.


Maternity Services

Starting off with Maternal Child Care, St. Mary's is the provider of the only Baby-Friendly certified Maternal Care Unit in Decatur.

At St. Mary’s Hospital, we are so honored when mothers choose to welcome their children into the world at our hospital. We understand that comfort and confidence are the keys to your healthy, happy birthing experience. That is why we surround our new mothers with a relaxing environment filled with positive, supportive staff members and top-notch neonatal care. Our goal is for you to have your best birthing experience.
 

Mammography

St. Mary's also offers mammogramsMammography uses a low-dose X-ray system to examine breasts. Mammograms can help detect early breast cancer in women experiencing no symptoms, as well as diagnose breast disease in women with lumps, pain or nipple discharge.


Bone Density

Bone Density Scans are offered to test for osteoporosis and bone loss. Bone Density Scanning (also called dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, DXA or DEXA) is an enhanced X-Ray technology used to measure bone loss and diagnose osteoporosis. DEXA also tracks the effects of treatment for conditions that cause bone loss.