If you are seeking a late-term abortion in Minnesota, Capital Women's Services is here to help you. The reality is that late term abortion care may not be available in Minnesota because of laws which limit the availability of late term abortions.
In the state of Minnesota there is a gestational limit prohibiting abortion care past 24 weeks. Also when seeking an abortion, providers are required to distribute state-mandated documents and conduct counseling. After this in-person counseling there is a 24-hour waiting period and if the patient is a minor, they must obtain consent from two parents, 48 hours before having an abortion. Otherwise a minor is subject to go through a judicial bypass process. With a pressing medical matter like late term abortion Capital Women's Services is here to help women from Minnesota - whether a late second trimester abortion or even a third trimester abortion.
Washington, DC does not have the same legal restrictions as Minnesota and this means that Capital Women's Services is able to be a late term practice without said legal restriction. This means we may be able to help you in getting late term abortion care.
Our doctors are all board-certified Ob/Gyns who are all experienced abortion providers and who have all held medical school faculty positions and full admitting privileges at university hospitals. Under certain circumstances, we can offer later term abortion care to Minnesota women, and we can offer such late 2nd trimester abortion care and 3rd trimester abortion care in either in a university hospital or in our outpatient facility.
If you are traveling to Capital Women's Services for a late term abortion from Minnesota, you may need to make travel arrangements. Capital Women's Services talented and caring patient advocacy team can help you with your travel arrangements.
These types of late term abortions are handled on a case-by-case basis and each woman will work with her own dedicated Patient Advocate to make the process as easy as possible for her.
If you wish to learn more about our late-term abortion care, click Here, or to make an appointment for a late term abortion, please feel free to call our dedicated Patient Advocates at 202-400-0235.