Provider Resources

Patient Referral Information

If you would like to refer a patient to the Ryan Center, please contact us:

773-834-9995 (then select option 3)
Monday through Friday, 8 am – 4 pm

Physicians and physician representatives can also page (773) 845-2698, or email ryancenter@bsd.uchicago.edu. We will need the patient's demographic and insurance information. This arrangement is for physicians and staff only.

  • If you would like to fax patient records, please fax to: 773-702-9192
  • If your patient needs to contact the clinic, she can call 773-834-9995 and follow the appropriate informational prompts. 

Our Services

Our staff and physicians have extensive training and access to the latest research and technology. We are here to treat all women with the highest quality of care.

We offer:

  • Medical abortion
  • Office- and hospital- based surgical abortion in the first and second trimesters of pregnancy
  • Abortion services for women with pregnancies complicated by medical conditions and fetal abnormalities
  • Medical and surgical management of miscarriage
  • Pre- and post-procedure counseling and follow-up
  • Contraceptive counseling and services, including: contraception for medically complicated patients; insertion of IUDs and Implanon®; and surgical and nonsurgical sterilization

Updates in Clinical Care

The Ryan Center offers a bimonthly email newsletter highlighting updates in reproductive clinical care. Read our most recent update below. Sign up to receive future updates or read content from past issues.

An Ounce of Prevention 
Given the current climate of change and controversy surrounding contraceptive access, we should once again examine the importance of contraception as a tool for preventive medicine. Contraception is the key to prevention.

Post-Abortal IUDs: Insertion Immediately After Abortion
IUDWomen who elect to have a surgical abortion and wish to use an intrauterine device (IUD) for contraception afterward can have both procedures completed during the same visit.  A woman who elects to have medical abortion may have an IUD inserted at her follow up visit. Download the PDF version or find this article on our research blog.

 

 

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