Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
The Vanderbilt Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Program specialists are all in one place to better help you manage symptoms, including irregular periods, weight gain and infertility. Our team focuses on treating this complex condition and reducing or managing your risk for other related health conditions.
Conditions We Treat
We treat PCOS and all related health conditions. Some diagnoses, such as endometrial cancer, require referral to other Vanderbilt programs.
Meet Your Care Team
Matthew D. SpannMD
- Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery, GI Surgery, General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Foregut Surgery, Surgical Weight Loss Surgery
Melissa F. WellonsMD
- Diabetes and Endocrinology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and Female Reproductive Diseases
Why Choose Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Care at Vanderbilt
- Experienced doctors
Our specialists focus specifically on PCOS. With their experience and training, you’ll receive the answers and the expert care you deserve.
- Team approach
Because PCOS is complex, with a range of symptoms and related health problems, successful treatment requires a holistic approach. It also requires communication among the doctors involved in your care. Here, you’ll have a team of doctors — including gynecologists, fertility specialists, endocrinologists and dermatologists — who work together to help you manage PCOS.
- Personalized care
The impact of PCOS is unique to each woman. Symptoms, and treatment goals, differ. Our doctors spend lots of time with you; they get to know you, hear what you’ve tried before and understand your goals. They tailor a treatment plan to your needs.
- Second opinion
Our team provides second opinions to help you make educated decisions about your care. Maybe you want to know your options, or maybe you want to deepen your understanding of PCOS. We take your medical history, diagnostic tests, treatments and personal preferences into account to provide you with an informed opinion.
Tests, Treatments and Services
We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:
- Blood tests
- Counseling and advice
- Urine tests