Female Incontinence, Pelvic Surgery and Pregnancy Care in Saint Paul, MN :: Minnesota Women's Care OBGYN and Urogynecology

OB/GYN and Pelvic Specialty Care Center

The most advanced, personalized healthcare available.


WomanWell & Annual Wellness Exams

From your very first OB/GYN appointment in early adulthood, we are the lifetime go-to resource for personalized, empowering health care. We always start by listening then give you options that best fit you and your life. Our unique approach to annual exams is the perfect time to focus on your overall health – both mind and body.

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Urinary Incontinence & Pelvic Floor Disorders

We approach urinary incontinence and other pelvic floor disorders on an individual basis - determining what will work best for each woman and her specific needs. Urogynecologist Dr. Melvin Ashford stays current with developments so we can offer the most advanced and effective treatments.

Treatment for Incontinence & Pelvic Floor Disorders

Our Uniquely Catered Pregnancy Care

Our maternity care is the most thorough, personalized care available. Each expectant mom is treated individually - for the most personal, memorable experience. Both midwife and physician attended births are offered.

Pregnancy Care

Complex Gynecologic Treatment & Surgery

For women suffering from complex gynecologic issues - such as endometriosis, uterine fibroids, and abnormal bleeding - we offer the most complete, respectful gynecologic care available. We always use the least invasive treatment that will be effective.

Complex Gynecologic Treatment


Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy

The symptoms of hormone imbalance are familiar to many women over 40 ... moodiness, weight gain, lack of sex drive, trouble sleeping, low energy and more. Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy helps women feel like themselves again.

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Vaginal Rejuvenation & Cosmetic Gynecology

Due to childbirth, aging, trauma or other life events, women sometimes experience a reduction in sexual fulfillment and self confidence. Using the most advanced systems available, we bring relief through reconstruction and rejuventation.

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The Spa: Enhanced Skin & Body Care

Get smooth and sleek with our skin and body care treatments. We offer hair removal, laser treatments to banish spider veins, rosacea, and sun damage, HydraFacial MD for glowing skin, injections to reduce the signs of aging, and SkinPen II to reduce imperfections plus body contouring options like UltraShape Power and SmartLipo Triplex.

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Our Mission is You

Minnesota Women's Care has been created for you, the patient. We strive to create a warm and welcoming environment – one in which we can provide the absolute best care. Wherever you are in the journey of life, we're here to partner with you by listening and responding to your individual concerns.

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New and Newsworthy
Locations now in both Maplewood and Woodbury!

All about Minnesota Women's Care

What is Minnesota Women's Care all about?

Nurse Practitioner Andrea Brockberg gives a terrific summary of our approach to women's care.

What makes our pregnancy care so unique?

It's personal! Heather DeJarnett, Certified Nurse Midwife at Minnesota Women's Care, explains our care and what it means to you.

NEWS about Minnesota Women's Care

Dinner with Dr. Ashford

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Join us for our next Dinner with Dr. Ashford

We need some girl talk. Get the facts.

Let's get together and talk about some of the lady part issues that tend to crop up after 40. Find out exactly what causes the problems and which solutions actually work. (BTW, it's not always surgical. There are some amazing procedures that work wonders for incontinence as well as sexual satisfaction.) Join us for dinner with Dr. Ashford – OBGYN, Urogynecologist, and straight talker.

Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Angelina's Kitchen in Woodbury

Tickets are $15 and available here: Dinner with Dr. Ashford

Angelina has an amazing menu planned. Details, address and more are available on the ticket page.

Our second location is now open in Woodbury!

Our new office in Woodbury is conveniently located in the Tararack Hills area. It has easy access and lots of free parking. Our Maplewood location will continue to be our main office.

Minnesota Women's Care -Woodbury
683 Bielenberg
Suite 103
Woodbury, MN 55125

For appointments, call us at 651-600-3035.

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Dr. Heather Miller

Dr. Miller is arriving at Minnesota Women's Care with more than 12 years experience in her native California. She shares our passion for exceptional, personalized care. [READ MORE about Dr. Miller here ] To make an appointment, call us at 651-600-3035 or click here.

Dr. Amy Kelly!

Dr. Kelly is new to Minnesota Women's Care, but she is familiar to many women in the Twin Cities through her previous work. Dr. Kelly is currently seeing patients in our new Woodbury location. [READ MORE about Dr. Kelly here ] To make an appointment, call us at 651-600-3035 or click here.

Julie Ann Vingers ... Certified Nurse Midwife and Educator

Julie Ann comes to Minnesota Women's Care with a robust background in all facets of nursing and women's health. Many women know her through her years in both the Allina and HealthEast systems as a nurse midwife and her work as an instructor and professor. We're fortunate to have Julie Ann on staff. Not only does she bring years and years of experience with her as a midwife, Julie Ann is also an Assistant Professor at Bethel University in the M.S. Nurse-Midwifery program – a program she helped to create. [Read more about Julie Ann here] To make an appointment, call us at 651-600-3035 or click here.

Clinical Trials
Research and Care Go Hand-in-Hand

We believe in staying at the forefront of advancements in medicine that have the potential to make women's lives better. We sometimes participate in clinical trials as a product nears the end of its testing and is ready for use. READ MORE and volunteer

MNWC In the News

Minnesota Women's Care in Woodbury

Our new Woodbury office is featured this month!

Woodbury is growing ... and we're growing with it. Our new office opened a few months ago and Woodbury Magazine has a feature.

Woodbury Magazine

"Top Doctor"
Congratulations to Dr. Ashford!

For the fourth year in a row, Dr. Ashford has been recognized as a "Top Doctor" in the July issue of Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine. [READ MORE > >]

Dr. Melvin Ashford featured in Radiant Life Magazine

It's difficult to explain accurately just how Dr. Ashford views patient care and his focus on providing the best care possible to every patient. But, this magazine did a great job of it.

Dr. Ashford in Radiant Life Magazine (View/Download PDF)

Dr. Ashford's Blog

Jan 22, 2016
You just had a baby, but something feels “off “down there. You’re not quite sure what to expect because you’re new to the whole postpartum process, but you’re certain that a bulge in your vagina is not normal. When the vaginal pressure does not ease up…
Dec 29, 2015
Atrophic vaginitis is a common problem in postmenopausal women.  It is the result of low estrogen levels in the vagina.  Without appropriate levels of estrogen the “good bacteria” (lactobacillus) counts decline sometimes resulting in elevation of bad b…
Nov 14, 2015
Today I received an email from the wife of Dr. Gino Tutera announcing the passing of Dr. Tutera over the past weekend.   I only met Dr. Tutera 3 years ago and our relationship was more professional than personal but I must say that this news is received …

What our patients say:

Midwives are amazing! Congrats to Torri - an awesome addition to the Women's Care family!
A.B. - Minnesota

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Call 651-600-3035 or click to request online.