Dr. James S. Pendergraft opened the Orlando Women’s Center Abortion Clinic in March 1996 to provide a full range of health care for women, including second and late term abortions, physical examinations, family planning, counseling, laboratory services and sexually transmitted disease screening and counseling.
Dr. Pendergraft is an Ob/Gyn Physician with extensive, advanced training in abortion procedures. He is a specialist in Maternal-Fetal Medicine and high risk pregnancy. A Chief of Perinatology, Washington, DC, since 1993, he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dr. Pendergraft received his Doctorate of Medicine from Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee 1982, where he graduated in the top 10% of his class. He is a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.
Dr. Pendergraft served as a Medical Officer in the U.S. Army, receiving extensive emergency practice while stationed in Seoul, Korea and at the U.S. Army Health Clinic, The Pentagon, Washington, D.C. He continues to serve as a Medical Officer in the U.S. Army Reserves.
During his internship he received the highest in-service examination score among interns. He is also trained and qualified to perform high-risk pregnancy terminations using the latest technology in sonography, specialized instruments and the most effective and safe medications.
Dr. Pendergraft has been performing terminations since 1987. He has received advanced training in second trimester terminations, and remains highly dedicated to reproductive health and research.
”My experience at the Orlando Women’s Center was great. My partner and I were able to book an appointment for the next day. This type of situation is not enjoyable for most… Fortunately my procedure was quick and pain free.”
”Their pricing is nice for someone with no insurance. They took great care of me. The doctor and staff were compassionate and caring and took the time to understand my situation.”
”Excellent staff. Just the kind of team you’d want on your side if you were going through a situation like I was. God bless you.”
”Nice staff and more than helpful when it has come to my contraception methods. The front desk staff were warm and professional. You will be in good hands.”
”The physicians are knowledgeable and skilled, and take the time to answer questions. The staff are always welcoming and kind. I would definitely go back to this clinic.”