• Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Chair: Wendy Hansen, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology specializes in providing complete women’s health care for women of all ages. Interests of the department include high-risk pregnancies, treatment of malignancies, the reproductive system, infertility and treatment of a range of difficult gynecologic problems including women’s urologic conditions. The outpatient clinic offers a variety of primary and subspecialty care and accepts referrals of all types.

    For patient appointments: See specific clinic locations

  • Programs and services

    • Birthing Center
    • Bluegrass High Risk Obstetrics
    • Gynecologic Oncology
    • Kentucky Women’s Health Service
    • Obstetrical and Gynecologic Ultrasound
    • Oncofertility
    • Ovarian Cancer Screening Program
    • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
    • Urodynamics Program
    • Young Parents Program

  • Clinic locations

    Gynecologic Oncology Clinic
    Third Floor, Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536-0293

    F. R. Ueland, MD            859-257-1613
    L.A. Appiah, MD             859-218-4431
    C. P. DeSimone, MD       859-257-3428
    R. W. Miller, MD             859-323-2169
    J. R. van Nagell Jr., MD   859-323-5553

    UK Polk-Dalton Clinic
    217 Elm Tree Lane
    Lexington KY 40507

    UK Women's Health Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  Directions »
    125 E. Maxwell St., Suite 140
    Lexington KY 40508


  • Outreach clinics

    Lexington-Fayette County Health Department
    650 Newtown Pike
    Lexington KY 40511

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care
    Medical Arts Building
    145 Newcomb Ave.
    Mount Vernon KY 40456

    UK Hazard Women’s Health OB/GYN  ARH Medical Mall
    10 Black Gold Blvd., Suite 212
    Hazard KY 41701

    Woodford County Health Department
    229 N. Main St.
    Versailles KY 40383

    Maternal Fetal Medicine (high-risk obstetrics)
    services are also offered at these locations:

    London Women's Care
    803 Meyers Baker Road, Suite 200
    London KY 40741

    Primary Plus
    927 Kenton Station Drive
    Maysville KY 41056-9617

     UK HealthCare – Georgetown
    Landmark Office Complex
    202 Bevins Lane
    Georgetown KY 40324

    UK/Morehead Women's Healthcare
    555 W. Sun St.
    Morehead KY 40351


  • Mailing address

    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    UK Chandler Hospital
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536