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Abortion Services in Queens, NY

Diane L. Max Health Center offers the following abortion services:

  • abortion pill (medication abortion)
  • in-clinic abortion
  • pre- and post-abortion patient education
  • post-abortion follow-up exams
  • referrals for other abortion services, as needed
  • sedation options (medication to make the abortion more comfortable)
  • abortion-related counseling



    For in-clinic abortion, we offer the option of either local anesthesia or moderate sedation.

Here's what you need to know about abortion services at this health center:

Abortion Pill (Medication Abortion)

Abortion pill (medication abortion) is offered up to 10 weeks and 0 days after the start of your last menstrual period.

If your last period was more than 10 weeks ago, read about our in-clinic abortion services below.

Abortion pill (medication abortion) services are available by appointment only.

Plan to be at the health center for 2-3 hour(s) for your entire abortion pill visit (medication abortion).

You will need to follow up within 1-2 weeks to make sure your abortion is complete and that you are well. In the unlikely event that you are still pregnant, you may need another dose of medication or to have an in-clinic abortion to end the pregnancy.

After your abortion pill visit, you will need access to a telephone, transportation, and backup medical care available to you once you are home.

In-Clinic Abortion

In-clinic abortion is offered up to 12 weeks and 6 days after the start of your last menstrual period. If your last period was after 12 weeks and 6 days, we can still help. Call us for a referral list of health care providers in your area that offer other abortion services.

In-clinic abortions are available by appointment only.

Plan to be at the health center for 2-4 hour(s) for your entire visit for an in-clinic abortion.

Other Abortion Services Information

Please do not bring children with you to the health center.

During your visit, you may be given the following:

At times there may be protesters outside of the health center. We suggest you avoid interaction with them. This health center offers escorts to walk you inside to your appointment.

If you desire medication to help make your in-clinic abortion more comfortable, you must have a responsible companion with you to help you get home safely.

If you have asthma, bring an inhaler if you have one.

HIV and STI Testing available with abortion care.

Laws and Regulations

If you are a minor considering an abortion, please read about parental consent and notification laws that might apply in your state.

Abortion services may be covered by your insurance. If you want to use your insurance, please be sure to bring in your insurance information at the time of your visit.

Contact Info

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21-41 45th Rd
Queens, NY 11101 USA

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Phone: 212-965-7000 Call Now

Fax: 212-965-7024

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Language

English; Spanish; Russian; Interpretation by telephone available for other languages.

Appointments

You can privately and easily book your appointment online for select services 24/7. For the full set of services, you can call 212-965-7000 to book your appointment. Health center staff can also answer any questions you may have.

Book Appointment Call 212-965-7000