Rachel L. Breedlove, MD

Obstetrics/Gynecology
4.8of 5 | (260) | View Reviews
About our provider ratings

Accepting new patients ARC South Ob/Gyn Ages seen from 14 to 99

About Rachel L. Breedlove, MD

  • Dr. Breedlove enjoys spending time outdoors, crafts, baking, and spending time with her husband and three children.

I am so lucky to work in a field where on any given day I get to be a part of other women’s lives in such a deeply personal way. Helping my patients through times not only of joy but also the times where they may be dealing with a frustrating or upsetting medical issue is such a rewarding part of my job.

Services

Birth Control and Contraceptive Counseling

Birth Control and Contraceptive Counseling

Contraception (birth control) is any activity, medicine, or equipment used to prevent pregnancy. There are many types of birth control available for women who do not wish to become pregnant. The choice of a birth control method is a complex decision; ARC provids information and supporting patients' decision-making about birth control methods through contraceptive counseling.

Breast Cancer Screening/Mammograms

Breast Cancer Screening/Mammograms

Mammograms play a key role in early breast cancer detection and can help decrease breast cancer deaths. Often, a mammogram can detect cancer, noncancerous or benign tumors, and cysts before they can be felt. ARC offers both 2D and 3D mammography screenings.

Comprehensive Gynecological Care

Comprehensive Gynecological Care

A gynecologist sees patients of all ages for a wide variety of health issues, including pap tests, menopause, UTIs, birth control, well-checks, and STD testing and treatment.

Comprehensive Obstetric Care

Comprehensive Obstetric Care

Obstetrical care is a term used to describe the management of both normal and complicated pregnancy as well as the delivery and postpartum periods.

Endometrial Ablation for Menstruation with Heavy Bleeding (NovaSure® or Minerva)

Endometrial Ablation for Menstruation with Heavy Bleeding (NovaSure® or Minerva)

Endometrial ablation is a procedure to remove a thin layer of tissue (endometrium) that lines the uterus. It's done to stop or reduce heavy menstrual bleeding.

Fertility Care

Fertility Care

Treating infertility requires knowing the causes. Female and male infertility can be caused by underlying diseases and conditions, including thyroid and parathyroid disorders & diseases and hormonal disorders.

Flu Vaccinations for Pregnant Women

Flu Vaccinations for Pregnant Women

Flu vaccine can help prevent a flu-related visits to the doctor each year. CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated every flu season. 

Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy is surgery to remove the uterus. In some cases, other parts of the reproductive system may be removed.

Menopause

Menopause

An ARC Ob/Gyn physician can help treat menopause symptoms and help prevent osteoporosis and will work with you to recommend lifestyle changes and possibly medicine.

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Pap Smears and Other Gynecological Screenings

Pap Smears and Other Gynecological Screenings

Getting regular preventive care and screenings may help find cancer and other health risks early, when they are most treatable and more treatment options are available.

Pelvic Sonograms

Pelvic Sonograms

A pelvic ultrasound is a scan that looks at the organs and structures in your pelvic area.

STD Screening and Treatment

STD Screening and Treatment

STIs are infectious diseases passed from person to person through sexual contact. They may also be called STDs for sexually transmitted diseases.

Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Tubal Ligation

Tubal Ligation

Tubal ligation or “tying your tubes” is a surgical procedure that prevents you from becoming pregnant. 

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Locations & Hours

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Medical School
    The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 2005
  • Residency
    Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2009
  • Professional Positions
    • Associate Chief of ARC Ob/Gyn Department
    • Vice Chair of the Ob/Gyn Department, St. David's South Austin Medical Center
    • Chief Resident at Ohio State University during residency, 2008-2009
    • Member, OSU Graduate Medical Education Council, 2007-2009
    • OSU Department of OB/Gyn Resident of the Year, 2009
    • Member, Gold Humanism Honor Society
    • Alumni Merit Award, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 2005
    • Class of 2005 Philanthropy Award
    • Texas Monthly, "Super Doctors," 201920202021 
    • Austin Monthly Top Doctors For Women 2020
    • "Austin’s Top Doctors," Austin Monthly, 20212022 

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on the helpfulness of the doctor's nurse and/or medical assistant (MA)

4.8out of 5
  • November 24, 2022

    Staff and Dr. Breedlove are always so kind and helpful!

  • November 15, 2022

    Dr. Breedlove made me feel very comfortable for my first women's exam! She answered all my questions and settled my concerns. I highly recommend her!

  • November 15, 2022

    Dr. Breedlove is very informative, efficient, and warm!

  • November 14, 2022

    Very friendly, on time and willing to listen.

  • November 14, 2022

    Everyone is kind and accommodating. From the receptionist, to the staff, and Dr. Breedlove. One of the staff in the front desk already knows me and calls my first name. I really appreciate it! I didn't get her name a while ago but she's so lovely and the one who helped me with my appointment. Thank you so much!

  • November 11, 2022

    Dr. Breedlove and staff were helpful and provided exceptional care.