Minnesota Women’s Care Services

Maplewood MN Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Specialist, Melvin L. Ashford, M.D. at Minnesota Women’s Care specializes offering alternative therapies that can safely and effectively eliminate his patient’s health concerns. Staying current in the latest available therapies, Doctor Ashford offers women the most advanced protocols to treat their health conditions. Treating a wide variety of complaints, Doctor Ashford has helped countless patients to heal from their symptoms and illnesses. Developing customized programs that are designed to suit individual lifestyles, goals, and preferences, Melvin L. Ashford, M.D. at Minnesota Women’s Care has helped many patients to regain their overall quality of life.

Some services that Melvin Ashford, M.D. at Minnesota Women’s Care offers include:

Pelvic Specialty Care Center

The goal of the Pelvic Specialty Care Center is to restore confidence, dignity, freedom and enjoyment of life to women suffering from conditions of the pelvic floor. The conditions we focus on include: Urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, cystocele, rectocele, uterine prolapse, fecal incontinence, interstitial cystitis, recurrent urinary tract infections (UTI), pelvic floor dysfunction, pelvic pain and more.

Gynecology & In Office Procedures

A variety of conditions may affect a woman’s uterus, vagina, ovaries and fallopian tubes. In addition to routine gynecologic care and annual exams, we address a number of other issues that impact the quality of life for many women, including: Menstrual problems, Uterine fibroids, Endometriosis, Pelvic organ prolapse, Ovarian Cysts, HPV and more.

In Office Procedures

As part of our commitment to women’s health, we offer a number of in-office procedures that offer our patients safe and effective treatments in comfortable surroundings with reduced out-of-pocket costs and minimal discomfort. We offer in-office procedures for many conditions including: Heavy menstrual bleeding, Incision-less tubal ligation and Urinary incontinence.

Obstetrics & Pregnancy Care

Minnesota Women’s Care offers complete obstetrical and pregnancy care for all expectant mothers in a comfortable and welcoming environment.


We offer an individualized approach to menopause management by focusing on treating the symptoms and preventing long-term consequences of poor management. We are here to help women achieve symptom relief and optimum health outcomes so you can enjoy life now and for many years to come.

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy

This advanced Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy is unique in both its delivery and formula. It’s changing the lives of women and how they manage the symptoms of menopause.

Minimally Invasive Surgery

When surgical intervention is needed, we use the least invasive surgical option available. Dr. Ashford is a Minnesota pioneer in the use of the da Vinci™ Surgical System, a complex robotic surgery tool that allows him to decrease the size of the incision, and provide a shorter recovery time with less pain.

Liposuction with Smartlipo

Ready to tackle those “problem areas” and love the shape you’re in? We now offer the most advanced lipolysis system: Smartlipo TriPlex. This system offers minimal downtime and less pain than traditional liposuction. Better yet, Smartlipo works way under the skin to tighten tissue. The improvements start showing in a few weeks and continue to improve for up to 6 months after.

Maplewood, Minnesota Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Doctor, Melvin L. Ashford, M.D. at Minnesota Women’s Care combines his knowledge of traditional medicine with alternative therapies to provide patients with comprehensive solutions to their health problems. Using non-invasive and evidence based therapies Doctor Ashford has helped colossal numbers of patients to safely and effectively heal their ailments. Taking an individualized approach to patient care, Doctor Ashford understands that because no two patients are alike, no two treatment protocols should be the same.

To learn more about the therapies and services offered at Minnesota Women’s Care, contact Maplewood MN Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Specialist, Melvin L. Ashford, M.D. to schedule a consultation!