Miriam J. Sivkin , FACOG  - OB-GYN

Southern Connecticut Women's Health Care Associates

Miriam J. Sivkin , FACOG

OB-GYN located in Milford, CT & Westport, CT

Meet Dr. Sivkin

Dr. Miriam Sivkin is highly educated, with an undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan that practices in Milford, Connecticut in the New Haven County area. Her second location is located in Westport, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. She has a Master's of Arts is in Psychology, and her medical degree comes from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. In addition to being a remarkable OB/GYN, Dr. Sivkin is the only M.D who is a licensed sex therapist in the state of Connecticut. Dr. Sivkin has served as the Chief of Staff at Milford Hospital. Currently, she is a Clinical Instructor, Yale School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences. Dr. Sivkin is also one of a few physicians in the United States who have been accredited by the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists.

Dr. Sivkin offers over 31 years of experience as an Obstetrician and Gynecologist. In addition to caring for her patients, Dr. Sivkin helps train medical students, residents, fellows and nurse midwives in the field of sexual health. She has also presented at the national conference of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In addition, she works with the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Connecticut providing couples seminars in intimacy and sexual health.

Patients come to see Dr. Sivkin at her practice, Southern Connecticut Women's Health Care Associates, for obstetrical services and care including pre-conceptual counseling and genetic screening prior to becoming pregnant. Additionally, women receive complete antepartum care during their pregnancy including first-trimester screening for fetal anomalies, screening for gestational diabetes, diet and exercise and parental education. Southern Connecticut Women’s Health Care Associates has a very low C-section rate working with patients to have a vaginal delivery whenever possible. Postpartum complications, although rare, are dealt with quickly and patients are seen as frequently as needed until they are better.

For gynecological services, patients come to see Dr. Sivkin from all across Connecticut. Services include incontinence evaluation, nutritional counseling, evaluation for fertility and fertility issue screenings, menopause, perimenopause, and hormone replacement therapy. Dr. Sivkin also offers education and care for young women and adolescents. For all women, there is contraceptive counseling and management of birth control.

A major part of care for women includes HPV, HIV, and STD evaluation and treatment.

Dr. Sivkin and the staff at Southern Connecticut Women's Health Care Associates take pride in the fact that their list of services offers women a complete range of care options that include obstetrics, gynecology, surgery, ultrasound, and counseling.

One of the most amazing parts of Dr. Sivkin's career is that she cares for multigenerational families - grandmothers, mothers, and daughters. She has the knowledge and experience to accurately care for adolescent women, young mothers, women in their 30-40's and women who are perimenopausal, menopausal, and postmenopausal.

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Dr. Miriam Sivkin is highly educated, with an undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan that practices in Milford, Connecticut in the New Haven County area. Her second location is located in Westport, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. She has a Master's of Arts is in Psychology, and her medical degree comes from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. In addition to being a remarkable OB/GYN, Dr. Sivkin is the only M.D who is a licensed sex therapist in the state of Connecticut. Dr. Sivkin has served as the Chief of Staff at Milford Hospital. Currently, she is a Clinical Instructor, Yale School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences. Dr. Sivkin is also one of a few physicians in the United States who have been accredited by the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists.

Dr. Sivkin offers over 31 years of experience as an Obstetrician and Gynecologist. In addition to caring for her patients, Dr. Sivkin helps train medical students, residents, fellows and nurse midwives in the field of sexual health. She has also presented at the national conference of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In addition, she works with the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Connecticut providing couples seminars in intimacy and sexual health.

Patients come to see Dr. Sivkin at her practice, Southern Connecticut Women's Health Care Associates, for obstetrical services and care including pre-conceptual counseling and genetic screening prior to becoming pregnant. Additionally, women receive complete antepartum care during their pregnancy including first-trimester screening for fetal anomalies, screening for gestational diabetes, diet and exercise and parental education. Southern Connecticut Women’s Health Care Associates has a very low C-section rate working with patients to have a vaginal delivery whenever possible. Postpartum complications, although rare, are dealt with quickly and patients are seen as frequently as needed until they are better.

For gynecological services, patients come to see Dr. Sivkin from all across Connecticut. Services include incontinence evaluation, nutritional counseling, evaluation for fertility and fertility issue screenings, menopause, perimenopause, and hormone replacement therapy. Dr. Sivkin also offers education and care for young women and adolescents. For all women, there is contraceptive counseling and management of birth control.

A major part of care for women includes HPV, HIV, and STD evaluation and treatment.

Dr. Sivkin and the staff at Southern Connecticut Women's Health Care Associates take pride in the fact that their list of services offers women a complete range of care options that include obstetrics, gynecology, surgery, ultrasound, and counseling.

One of the most amazing parts of Dr. Sivkin's career is that she cares for multigenerational families - grandmothers, mothers, and daughters. She has the knowledge and experience to accurately care for adolescent women, young mothers, women in their 30-40's and women who are perimenopausal, menopausal, and postmenopausal.


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  • Healthgrades

    "Dr Sivkin has been my doctor for 4 years. She has taken care of me and is wonderful. She listens to me and helps me work through any issues I might have."

    Shannon in Milford, CT
  • RateMDs

    "I love Dr. Sivkin...She is extremely thorough and follows up with you about any concerns"

    Verified Patient
  • RateMDs

    "Love Dr. Sivkin. She's the best... Knowledgable and caring. Her follow through is wonderful albeit multiple visits to her office but I wouldn't choose anyone else"

    Verified Patient
  • Healthgrades

    "Dr. Sivkin sat down with me and took the time to listen. She did a thorough exam and provided guidance on some non-related issues I was having"

    Judy W.
  • RateMDs

    "She will always advocates for what is in the best interest of the women in her care. She takes the time to get know you as a person"

    Verified Patient