Welcome to Family Planning Specialists Medical Group

Family Planning Specialists Medical Group is celebrating 30 years of providing safe, compassionate, and confidential abortion care to women in the Bay Area.

We are proud to be the most experienced surgical team in providing 1st and 2nd Trimester Abortions.

First trimester abortion (4.6 weeks up to 12 weeks)
Abortion pill / medical abortion “RU486” (up to 10 weeks)
Second trimester abortion (12 weeks up to 21.6 weeks)
Offering general anesthesia – you can be completely asleep for the procedure
Facility is modern, safe, and accessible to major freeways
In 1996, FPS was the first abortion provider in California to be accredited with the CMA / AAAHC
Member of the National Abortion Federation (NAF)
Accepts Medi-Cal, select private insurance with authorization
Serving Oakland, Berkeley, Hayward, San Jose, San Francisco, Richmond, Vallejo, and Napa, California.

Family Planning Specialists is proud to congratulate our executive director, Jacqueline Barbic, recipient of the National Abortion Federation’s 2015 C. Lalor Burdick “Unsung Hero” award. Her efforts to protect the reproductive rights of women in the Bay Area have been shown through her leadership at the clinic, pioneering political initiatives, and unwavering dedication to patient care. Congratulations!

After 33 years of service, Doctors Paul Wright and Carl Watson are retiring and Family Planning Specialists is closing its doors.  We want to thank the community and our patients for the honor of providing their medical care. 
We want to be sure that any patients requiring abortion services in the future are referred to physicians we trust. We therefore recommend Women’s Options Center of San Francisco. We are confident they will provide the same high-quality medical care you have learned to expect from FPS. Their contact information is below:

Women’s Options Center
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital 
Building 5, Ward 6G
1001 Potrero Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94110

Contact Information
415-206-8476-Patient Line
415-206-8168-Provider Line