Meagan Hardwick
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APPLETON, Wis. (July 18, 2018) – Women’s Health Specialists, S.C., a leading provider of prenatal and women’s health care in the Fox Valley, is celebrating its 50-year anniversary.

Women’s Health Specialists originated in 1968 when Charles Dungar, MD, George Savage, MD and George Petersen, MD went into practice together and formed Obstetrical and Gynecological Associates of Appleton, Ltd. In 1988 they merged with Hassan Shahbandar, MD and Michael West, MD and changed the practice’s name to Women’s Health Specialists.

Since opening its doors, Women’s Health Specialists has helped thousands of women navigate pregnancy, menopause and everything in between. Currently, its 10 providers practice at three different Women’s Health Specialists’ locations at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center – Appleton, ThedaCare Regional Medical Center – Neenah and Encircle Health.

“We feel so fortunate to be able to serve this wonderful community of women, on a daily basis,” Jill Honkamp, MD, said. “We have an outstanding team of providers and staff, and we look forward to the next 50 years!”

To celebrate its 50-year anniversary, Women’s Health Specialists is launching a “Show Us Your Baby Face” photo contest where parents can submit photos of their babies for the chance to be featured in future marketing materials and social media campaigns.

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Women’s Health Specialists S.C. is a leading provider of pre-natal and women’s health care. Headquartered in the Fox Valley, Women’s Health Specialists is committed to delivering each woman personalized care through all stages of her life. Women’s Health Specialists is an independent practice serving the Fox Valley since 1968. Offices are located in Appleton and Neenah, and are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment including 3-D and 4-D ultrasound technology.