Unrivaled devotion to women.

No matter your age or what stage you are in life, Women's Health Connecticut is ready to provide you with the ObGyn care and compassionate support you need, the way you want it to be. Our expert physicians and clinicians are committed to addressing all of the unique needs you may have and work collaboratively to provide coordinated, comprehensive care.

Women's Health Connecticut is the largest ObGyn physician practice in the region, and the most focused. Our more than 250 providers and 90 locations in Connecticut and Massachusetts are solely devoted to women, making the high-quality ObGyn care you deserve as simple and accessible as possible.


Whenever you’re ready, you’ll find impeccable care.

  • More than 200 women's health physicians, all board certified or board eligible and committed to compassionate care
  • More than 40 additional clinicians to meet specific needs, including certified nurse midwives, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses
  • More than 90 locations throughout Connecticut and central Massachusetts to improve your access to quality care 
  • Modern technologies at all practices, including Electronic Medical Records for improved information accuracy and more coordinated care


Established to deliver quality care.

Founded in 1997, Women’s Health Connecticut is a network of exemplary providers, who have an unrivaled devotion to women. Together, we focus strictly on women’s health, providing the women of Connecticut and central Massachusetts access to the most skilled ObGyns and a consistent level of compassionate care across all of our locations. Since our founding we have not only grown to be the largest single-specialty practice in Connecticut, but have also become one of the largest and most successful women’s health groups in the nation.

Women’s Health Connecticut is a division of Women’s Health USA (WHUSA), a Management Service Organization that brings providers together in a structure similar to an independent practice association (IPA), allowing them to benefit from collective business programs. The driving mission of WHUSA is to provide the best quality and value in health care to patients, while at the same time supporting and enhancing the role of independent physicians. For more information, call (860) 678-3400. 


Physicians: Join a network solely devoted to women’s health.

Care is at its best when you are at your best—allowed to focus on your patients and their specific health needs. Women's Health Connecticut is a firm believer of strengthening these unique physician-patient relationships, doing all we can through the network to streamline the business of practicing medicine so that our providers can focus on delivering the best clinical care.

For more information, call (860) 678-3400. 

Management Team


Richard S. Ruben, MD
Chairman Of The Board


Nancy Bernstein
President and Chief Executive Officer


Matthew L. Saidel, MD
Chief Medical Officer


Daniel Welling, MD
Medical Director, EMR


Keith J. Falter, MD
Medical Director


Tracy Brennan, MD
Medical Director


Kevin Cirillo
Chief Financial Officer


Paula Greenberg
Senior Vice President, Clinical Operations and Ancillary Services


Leslie Stedman
Senior Vice President, Brand Development and Marketing


Cara Farrell
Vice President, Managed Care Contracting and Lab Services


Ken Lawless
Vice President, Information Technology



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Work With Us


Women’s Health Connecticut partners with management services organization Women’s Health USA to bring Connecticut ObGyn physicians together in a group practice structure to help manage their business effectively and efficiently. Thanks to this partnership, they can spend less time on business issues and more time caring for patients.

The driving mission of both Women's Health Connecticut and Women's Health USA is to provide the best quality health care to patients while protecting, supporting, and enhancing the role of independent physicians. It takes a strong group of employees across multiple disciplines to make this happen.

Join our talented team! To learn more about open positions, visit our Careers Page.