The Ocala Women’s Center Legal Abortion By Pill Clinic was established in 1998, located in the historic downtown district and conveniently located to I-75. Serving the counties of Marion, Citrus, Hernando, Sumter, Lake, Volusia, Alachua, Dixie, Gilchrist, Bradford, Leon, Nassau, Duval, St. Johns, Putnam, and Flagler Counties. The largest cities served are Ocala, Daytona Beach, Gainesville, Inverness, Brooksville, Lake City, St. Augustine, Jacksonville, Amelia Island, Tallahassee, The center offers the latest, safest and most advanced methods of early medical or surgical abortion through late second trimester and late term procedures, including Abortion By Pill. Services performed in this large, modern facility are provided by a warm, supportive, compassionate medical team of highly dedicated individuals. If you are faced with an unplanned pregnancy we’re here to help.
For patients who want to be in and out of the office in 90 minutes to 2 hours, we offer VIP service which includes patient and escort being placed in private room and able to stay with patient up until the surgical procedure is performed. After the procedure, patient is able to recover in room with her escort.
We specialize in early and late surgical abortion methods from early to late second trimester procedures. Medical abortion using RU486 Abortion By Pill (abortion pill, Mifeprex, Mifepristone, Chemical Abortion, Non Surgical Abortion, is available along with Methotrexate injection and the second medication Cytotec (Misoprostol) used 48 to 96 hours later to cause the miscarriage. Our abortion termination procedures are performed compassionately and safely by a team of highly dedicated and supportive medical staff. Our mission will always be to provide women and their families with the highest quality healthcare available at the lowest possible cost. If you are faced with an unplanned or complicated pregnancy, we’re here to help.
Patients are normally in and out of the office in 120 minutes or less. Patients have the choice of regular or Deep IV Sedation. The surgical procedure performed by our experienced Physician is normally completed in 3 minutes in a safe and pain free manner. If no one is able to escort you to the office, then local anesthesia injected into the cervix is used to help decreases the cramping and discomfort which generally only lasts 3 to 5 minutes. All abortion procedures are performed by a Physician certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Counseling: individuals, couples, family members and interested friends. We provide information on all aspects of family planning including abortion procedures, birth control, emergency contraception (morning after pill, day after pill, post coital contraception, day after contraception, plan b) which is important to reduce the incidence of unwanted pregnancy, and alternative options.
Other services offered include family planning, free pregnancy tests, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, diagnosis and treatment of vaginitis (vaginal infection), Pap smears, well woman exam, breast exam, vaccinations including travel vaccinations, long term birth control contraception, Emergency Contraception (morning after pill, day after pill, post coital contraception, day after contraception, plan b).
A patient may request an exclusive or private appointment with Dr. Pendergraft by contacting him by E-mail preferable: Drpendergraft@gmail.com or call him directly at 321-445-2545 or call office location nearest you by clicking location. Same day appointments can be arranged.
For further information including family planning, please visit our premiere website.