About Southwestern Women’s:

Abortion and pregnancy options services are an integral part of total healthcare.

We take pride in offering the finest quality abortion care, accompanied by an attitude of warmth and respect.

Our goal is to ensure that every woman’s emotional and physical needs are met. Our clinics are renowned for providing excellent medical care and compassionate counseling.

We will make every effort to accommodate each individual situation.

We are here to serve you.

Our Founder:

Dr. Boyd is nationally known for developing abortion procedures and standards of care. He is also recognized for his expertise in pain management and minimizing surgery risk. Dr. Boyd was involved in establishing the National Abortion Federation (NAF) and is a founding member of the Federation’s Board of Directors. NAF serves as a forum for abortion providers and others committed to providing quality abortion services so that they may be accessible to all women.

Dr. Boyd’s wife, Glenna Halvorson-Boyd has served on NAF’s Board of directors and as NAF’s President for two years (1984-1986). She is an accomplished counselor, trainer and consultant with a national reputation for her training of professionals in this field. Dr. Halvorson-Boyd has a Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Development.

The Boyds are personally and professionally committed to freedom of choice on a local, state, and national level. Together, the Boyds have developed standards that serve as benchmarks for other abortion facilities throughout the country.

Our Staff:

To ensure high standards of quality care, Dr. Boyd and Co-Director Glenna Halvorson-Boyd, Ph.D., oversee the professional staff at our facilities. The physicians are all experienced specialists in abortion procedures. Our staff also includes registered nurses, and licensed vocational nurses, medical assistants, trained counselors and administrative personnel; they provide an additional level of training and experience.

Our degreed counselors assist and support you before, during and after your abortion. Their specific role is to make your experience here as positive as possible. Just as important, our professional support staff is highly experienced. In other words, you’ll be in competent, caring hands when you come to our facilities. With a staff of both medical and counseling professionals, there is a strong emphasis on in-service training and cross training to provide a coordinated, team approach to full healthcare.