about BUFFALO WOMEN SERVICES
Buffalo Women Services in Buffalo, New York, is a premier obstetrics and gynecology practice with a long history of excellent care 1983. Led by an experienced Board Certified Obstetrician Gynecologist Katharine Morrison, MD, the team at Buffalo Women Services is dedicated to providing patients with all reproductive options, respect, and high-quality personalized care. Although abortion rights are generally under attack, this facility has remained undeterred and unwavering in its commitment to providing abortions for women who request them and reproductive justice overall.
The staff is warm, compassionate, and intentional in their efforts to make all patients, those facing an unintended pregnancy and those in the LGBTQ+ community, feel genuinely cared for and secure in the knowledge that they are receiving the best treatment possible. Their Centering Pregnancy Care is an intensive educational approach to empowering patients on their pregnancy journey. The practice also offers full-spectrum reproductive health care in gynecology and LGBTQ care.
As a member of the Abortion Care Network and the American Association of Birth Centers, Buffalo Women Services is a top-tier organization and the only one in the country that houses both a birth center and an abortion facility. Dr. Morrison has years of experience and expertise and is one of the few physicians offering terminations for patients up to 19 weeks. They offer 1st and 2nd trimester abortions at their facility, which is rated as one of the most secure abortion facilities in the country. Buffalo Women Services is also accredited by the Commission for the Accreditation of Birth Centers.
It’s your BODY, it’s your CHOICE, and you have OPTIONS. Call Buffalo Women Services to speak with the friendly staff and schedule an appointment or request one online.
Buffalo Women Services offers abortion services from 5 to 19 weeks of pregnancy. We provide referrals to NYC providers for patients that are greater than 19 weeks gestation. We also can offer procedures here for fetal anomalies to 21 weeks. Abortion is legal in New York State to 24 weeks and there are no mandatory waiting periods, parental consent or notification laws.
We offer the Suction D&C procedure because it is the safest, most reliable way to terminate an undesired pregnancy. As part of your appointment, you will have an individual, private meeting with the physician or another nonjudgmental counselor to discuss all options and make the decision that is best for you. Buffalo Women Services patients also receive birth control counseling, prescriptions and a follow - up appointment.
Birthing Center of Buffalo
The Birthing Center of Buffalo is one of only four free-standing (out of hospital) birth centers currently open in New York State and the only one in Upstate New York. We are the only facility in the country to provide birth center care alongside abortion services. Here at the Birthing Center of Buffalo, we offer comprehensive Low Intervention Obstetric Care and Birth, focusing on thorough education and patient autonomy. We give you the freedom to achieve a meaningful, unmedicated birth experience—we trust you, your body and the birth process. We believe you are the person best suited to make decisions about your own body. If interested in this type of care, please click on the link below.