Westwood Women's Health

Waterbury (Main Office)
60 Westwood Avenue, Suite 200
Waterbury, CT 06708

P: (203) 574-5501

F: (203) 596-0912

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Southbury
690 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488

P: (203) 574-5501

F: (203) 596-0912

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What patients are saying.

Dr. DeFrancesco has been my doctor for at least 25 years. He has always been very compassionate and listens thoroughly to my concerns. I would definitely recommend him to others.

Dr. Pearlstone is amazing. She is always so patient, informative, and very friendly.

I have the highest regard for Dr. Zozulin. She is an excellent doctor… she makes you feel comfortable, and gives you the time to discuss any issues you may have.

Dr. Pearlstone is one of the best doctors. She knows her patient and conducts the visit with great knowledge.

Dr. DeFrancesco is a truly caring physician, he always demonstrates patience and the ability to answer questions.

Have been Dr. Tejeda's patient for over 26 years! I have the utmost confidence in her and her staff. Always professional, cheerful, caring, and pleasant experience.

Dr. Zozulin is always so kind, caring, and a good listener. I always feel that I am getting the best of care!

Dr. DeFrancesco is always kind and professional. I am comfortable being a patient of his, and I trust his judgement.

I talk about the amazing care I receive there any and every chance I get. My sister is also a patient of Dr. Pearlstone, we both love her!

Providers at this practice.

Frequently asked questions about this practice.

Your Visit

Schedule an Appointment

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are asking patients to schedule a telemedicine visits for any ObGyn needs. Please call the office to schedule a telemedicine visit with your physician. 

To serve you in the best way possible, we work by appointments. Please let us know of any issues that may necessitate how soon you need to be seen.

At your initial visit, you will be asked to present your insurance card, photo ID, any necessary co-payments and to complete new patient paperwork. To save time during your first appointment, you may download and complete our new patient paperwork prior to your appointment and bring it with you. In case of emergency you can reach our office 24 hours a day by calling: (203) 574-5501.

To Cancel or Reschedule

If you are unable to keep an appointment, we ask that you cancel/reschedule your appointment at least 24 hours prior to your scheduled appointment time.

Insurance

Insurance Plan Participation

At Westwood Women's Health we participate in many managed care plans and see patients with government as well as traditional insurance. Some insurance plans may require that you obtain a referral from your regular doctor (PCP) before you visit us if we are not your designated gynecologist. To learn if a particular physician or clinician participates with your plan, please contact our office or your insurance company.

We participate with the following major plans:

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield / Wellpoint
  • CIGNA Healthcare
  • ConnectiCare
  • First Health / Coventry Health care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Healthy-CT
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan / PHCS / Emblem Healthcare
  • Northeast Health Direct / Consumer Health Network PPO / ChoiceCare Humana
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellcare

Women's Health Connecticut participates in the following CT Health Insurance Exchange health plans:

  • Anthem
  • ConnectiCare
  • Healthy-CT
  • United Healthcare

For more information about these plans, we recommend that you visit accesshealtct.com or call 1-855-805-4325.

Billing and Payments

You are responsible for learning details of your coverage from your insurance plan, including all deductibles, co-payments and/or any referrals that may be required by your insurance company. Your co-payment is expected at the time of service, and payment in full is expected at each visit for services not covered by your insurance. Additionally, if you do not have an insurance card available, and/or our physicians do not participate with your health plan, full payment also is expected at the time of service.

For your convenience, we accept cash, check, Mastercard and VISA. All returned checks will be assessed a $25.00 service charge. If you are an existing patient with a balance due, you can also pay your bill online.

If you have any questions regarding billing, please call our central billing office at (800) 889-3333 during regular business hours.

Hospital Affiliations

Waterbury Hospital
64 Robbins Street
Waterbury, CT 06708
Phone: (203) 573-6000
www.waterburyhospital.org

St. Mary's Hospital
56 Franklin Street
Waterbury, CT 06706
Phone: (203) 709-6000
www.stmh.org/

Naugatuck Valley Surgical Center
160 Robbins Street
Waterbury, CT 06708
www.stmh.org/services/surgery/nvsc/

Forms

For your convenience, Westwood Women's Health provides the following forms that you may download and complete before visiting us. Otherwise the applicable forms will need to be filled out upon arrival at our office, so please plan to arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled appointment time. At regular intervals, you will be asked to update this information.

Acknowledgement of Receipt of Notice of Privacy Practices (PDF)

Anti-Discrimination Policy (PDF)

Confidential Communications Request (PDF)

Language Services (PDF)

Medical Records Release (PDF)

Notice of Privacy (PDF)

Patient History Intake Form (PDF)

Registration Form (PDF)

Urogynecology Questionnaire (PDF)