Heartland Women’s Healthcare offers many contraceptives. Please speak with one of our healthcare providers to discuss which birth control is appropriate for you.

Types of Birth Control

Continuous Abstinence

Natural Family Planning / Rhythm Method

Barrier Methods

  • Contraceptive Sponge
  • Diaphragm, Cervical Cap, and Cervical Shield
  • Female Condom
  • Male Condom

Hormonal Methods

  • Oral Contraceptives – “The Pill”
  • The Patch
  • Shot/Injection
  • Vaginal Ring

Implantable Devices

  • Implantable Rods: Implanon or Nexplanon
  • Intrauterine Devices: Mirena, Liletta or Paragard

Permanent Birth Control Methods

  • Sterilization Implant: Essure
  • Surgical Sterilization: Tubal ligation

Emergency Contraception

For additional information and descriptions on each contraception choice, please download the Birth Control Fact Sheet from WomensHealth.gov