Gynecology

Comprehensive Care, Woman to Woman

Glacial Ridge Health System provides complete healthcare for every stage of a woman’s life. From the first annual exam and prenatal care, to menopause and beyond, we are dedicated to helping women through all of life’s milestones.

Our Staff

Rwanda Campbell, M.D., OB/Gyn, has extensive experience in women’s health. Board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, she is committed to offering evidence-based care and collaborating with patients to improve their health.

Dr. Campbell’s collaborative approach begins with an individualized discussion with each patient about the reasons for her visit, including concerns, symptoms, family planning and other issues. She offers patients reassurance, education and options, and is a strong advocate for preventative health, regularly emphasizing the benefits of eating less and moving more.

Our Specialties

Dr. Campbell specializes in using safe, minimally-invasive treatments for common gynecologic problems that previously required more invasive procedures.

Menopause. Dr. Campbell takes the time to discuss each patient’s symptoms and how they are affecting her quality of life; answer her questions; provide information and reassurance; and offer options to help relieve symptoms of menopause. Her expertise includes:

  • Hot flashes
  • Sleep issues
  • Dryness
  • Intimacy issues
  • Menstrual changes, excessive flow, and post-menopausal bleeding
  • Abnormal pap smears
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Bladder and pelvic organ prolapse

Child-bearing years. Whether the patient feels her family is already complete, or she’s not yet ready to start a family, Dr. Campbell provides the care and information women need to make their next decision. From contraception, to preparing for pregnancy, to pregnancy, to sterilization, her expertise and caring helps women confidently move into the next stage of life. She provides care for the following:

  • Menstrual irregularity, pain, and excessive bleeding
  • Abnormal pap smears
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Infertility evaluations and treatment
  • Prenatal care
  • Vaginal and cesarean delivery

Dr. Campbell provides the following types of temporary contraception for women:

  • NEXPLANON – implant placed inside the upper underarm, 3-year effectiveness rate
  • ParaGard Intrauterine Device – 10-year effectiveness rate
  • Mirena Intrauterine Device – 5-year effectiveness rate
  • Birth Control Pills
  • Birth Control Patch
  • NuvaRing
  • Depo-Provera Shot

Dr. Campbell provides the following types of permanent contraception for women on an outpatient basis:

  • Essure
  • Tubal ligation:
    • Laprascopic
    • Scheduled with a cesarean section (C-section)
    • Post Partum – periumbilical minilaparotomy (a procedure through the belly button which is performed a day or two after vaginal delivery)

“Our rural area is so fortunate to have an OB/Gyn of Dr. Campbell’s caliber. She is incredibly skilled, and is very patient and friendly in answering all my questions and concerns. She really takes the time to make you feel comfortable. Dr. Campbell is not only a great doctor, but a wonderful, warm, compassionate human being.”
–Kandis R., Glenwood