With convenient offices in Livermore and Pleasanton, we offer care in multiple specialties. Our goal is to lead health promotion in our Tri-Valley community.
Through our partnership with Stanford Health Care, our patients benefit from extraordinary care. Our doctors provide personalized attention and care in a convenient location, plus immediate access to Stanford specialists and technology. Over time, you can expect further enhancements to patient care in line with Stanford's continuing tradition of innovation and excellence. Together, we provide the highest level of care.
Our Primary Care Doctors
The providers at ValleyCare Physicians Associates are dedicated to giving compassionate and comprehensive obstetric and gynecologic care to all women, from adolescence through child-bearing years, menopause and beyond. Our board-certified physicians work together to provide personalized care that blends the best in science with the art of medicine. Choose your ValleyCare provider today.
Our goal is to provide the best health care possible. First and foremost, we listen to you and take time to answer your questions. To us thoroughness includes compassion and understanding of each individual. We balance the latest knowledge and technology with years of experience and expertise. Most importantly, we always include you in any decision-making regarding your medical care.
At ValleyCare Physicians Associates, there's nothing we like better than caring for expectant mothers. We're proud of our legacy of caring for generations of women in the Tri-Valley.
Our obstetrics and gynecology physicians specialize in routine and high-risk pregnancies and offer comprehensive pregnancy care.
Pregnancy care services:
Prenatal care for routine and high-risk pregnancies
Birth planning options
Routine Pregnancy and Prenatal Care
Prenatal testing provides us with information about your baby's health before he or she is born. Some routine tests during pregnancy also check on your health. At your first prenatal visit, we will test you for a number of things, including problems with your blood, signs of infections and whether you are immune to rubella (German measles) and chickenpox.
Throughout your pregnancy, you will undergo screening tests that detect risks for or signs of possible health problems in you or your baby. Based on screening test results, your doctor might suggest further diagnostic tests.
A high risk pregnancy can be caused by conditions you already have or conditions you develop, such as diabetes, cancer, heart disease and autoimmune disease, to name a few. They also include being pregnant with more than one baby, previous problem pregnancies or being over age 35.
If you have a chronic condition, it is important to discuss with your doctor how to minimize your risk before you get pregnant. Once you are pregnant, your health care team will closely monitor your pregnancy.
When you deliver at Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare, your health and comfort and the health of your baby are our top priority. SHC - ValleyCare is the only hospital in the area to offer an OB/GYN on-site 24/7 (a Laborist), who specializes in caring for women in labor and delivering babies. The Laborist is a physician from ValleyCare Physicians Associates.
In an emergency, the moments spent waiting for your own physician to arrive can sometimes feel like hours. Having a highly skilled obstetrician on-site means you will always have direct attention from a physician until your doctor arrives. This adds an extra layer of safety for you and your baby. Once your primary obstetrician arrives, he or she takes over the management of your delivery.
Our Hospital Partner
We deliver babies at Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare in Pleasanton. Widely recognized for its amenities, caring staff, and state-of-the-art technology, the Birthing Center and postpartum rooms offer families a soothing, spa-like environment that promises an exceptional birthing experience. Here you will find the latest in patient comfort and technology, along with exceptional medical care and a warm, caring environment.
ValleyCare's collaboration with UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital provides for inpatient pediatric hospitalists 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to attend your delivery and care for your baby at the time of birth. Care of your newborn will then be transferred to your private pediatrician. Should your baby require extra care, ValleyCare offers a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery, under the direction of UCSF neonatalogists. This advanced unit assures patients that their new family members are in the best of hands.
At ValleyCare Physicians Associates, our goal is to educate and empower our patients so they can actively manage and maintain their health. We provide comprehensive care to women beginning in adolescence and continuing throughout their lifetime.
Our skilled and well-respected physicians offer a broad range of services. Below you will find some of the most common conditions we evaluate as well as treatments we perform.
Annual well-woman exams
Breast cancer screening
Gardasil 9 HPV Vaccination
Ovarian cysts and tumors
Pap smears (screening and abnormal)
Our professional team of gynecologists at ValleyCare Physicians Associates is experienced in the latest medical technology and surgical procedures. Our expertise allows us to deliver the highest quality and innovation in female surgical care. We offer our patients a wide variety of surgical procedures in our office or at Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare.
Our surgical procedures include:
Hysterectomy (laparoscopic, vaginal, abdominal)
Minimally invasive surgery/laparoscopy
Ovarian cyst removal
Vaginal reconstruction (for prolapse or relaxation)
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University HealthCare Alliance ("UHA") operates the ValleyCare Physicians Associates practice. UHA is a medical foundation affiliated with Stanford Health Care and Stanford Medicine. UHA contracts with University Medical Partners to provide the medical care in the practice. Neither UHA, Stanford Health Care, nor Stanford University employ the physicians in the practice and do not exercise control over the professional services provided by ValleyCare Physicians Associates.