At Open Arms OB/GYN in Toronto, Ontario, we are committed to providing the highest quality of evidence-based, patient-centered health care in a warm, all-inclusive environment. Dr. Melanie Ornstein, MD, FRCSC; Dr. Elin Raymond, MD, FRCSC; and Dr. Helena Frecker, MD, FRCSC, MSc(HQ), are extensively trained physicians and surgeons who offer the most up-to-date, comprehensive obstetrics and gynecology services to people of all ages, ethnic/cultural backgrounds, sexual orientations, gender identities/expressions, financial and immigration statuses. The clinic is accessible for patients with physical disabilities, and welcomes those with developmental disabilities as well.
At Open Arms OB/GYN, we believe in providing equal access to compassionate, patient-centered and evidence-based gynecologic, reproductive, and sexual health care. We specialize in prenatal and obstetrical care, general & specialized gynecologic care, fertility, and minimally-invasive surgery. Open Arms offers expertise in care for the LGBTQ+ population, particularly in providing gender-confirming hysterectomy for trans male patients and post-op care for all trans individuals.
We offer full-spectrum care for menopausal symptoms, including hormonal therapy, and laser therapy for vaginal irritation/dryness and sexual pain. We are affiliated with Michael Garron hospital, where we deliver babies, perform surgeries, and offer colposcopy for abnormal pap tests. We are all educators and faculty members at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine.
No matter your needs or where you’re coming from, Open Arms OB/GYN is here to help.