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Release Date: 9/9/2014

Albuquerque, N.M. — Optum Women’s Health department has recently added a new phone number, appropriately, 232-BABY!
Other Optum Women’s Health phone numbers still work. However, 232-BABY (232-2229) is easy to remember! If your water breaks grocery shopping, call 232-BABY. If your best friend needs a midwife,  call 232-BABY. If you have 10 minutes to call and schedule your annual exam, call 232-BABY. If you want a FREE pregnancy test, call 232-BABY.
Some commonly treated concerns at Optum Women’s Health include menstrual problems, breast health, menopause/perimenopause, pelvic pain, family planning/contraception and sexually transmitted  diseases. A wide variety of in-office GYN procedures, gynecology services, and of course, Midwifery Care and pregnancy services are also offered.
The Optum Midwifery group is one of the few in town to offer services 24/7. Additionally, Optum Women’s Health offers free pregnancy tests and same day appointments for other women’s  services.
Optum operates five Women’s Health locations throughout Albuquerque, including Gibson Medical Center, Journal Center, Westside Medical Pavilion, Center for Women’s Health and Rio Bravo Center.  For more information about services and procedures offered, visit or call 232-BABY.
About Optum
Optum is a physician-led, multi-specialty medical group based in Albuquerque, NM. The company offers comprehensive health care services backed by 43 medical and surgical specialties with 18 locations  throughout Albuquerque and Rio Rancho. Optum recently merged with Optum HealthCare Partners LLC, a nationally recognized leader for its pioneering work in coordinated care. For more information about Optum, please visit


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