About Us

Learn about award winning physician, Dr. Narisse Kendrick, background and philosophy and more!

Women’s Care for Life is a multi-specialty medical practice located in the city of San Jose, California. The practice provides Gynecology, Hormone Replacement Therapy, and Aesthetic (laser & skincare) services. All services at Women’s Care for Life are administered by the award-winning physician, Dr. Narisse Kendrick, and her highly competent and genuinely customer friendly staff. The office suite was designed from the very beginning to provide women with a single clinical environment to meet their health, wellness and beauty needs. Within an elegant, upscale environment, women receive care consisting of well woman visits, hormone replacement therapy, BOTOX®, laser hair removal, microdermabrasion, physician-grade skincare products and more!


Dr. Kendrick and Women's Care for Life

Narisse E. Kendrick, M.D. is the founder and Medical Director of Women’s Care for Life Medical Clinic, Inc. Dr. Kendrick is a board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist (OB/GYN) who has practiced in San Jose for nearly 30 years. Dr. Kendrick obtained a B.S. in Biochemistry from Lehman College in New York and graduated with Magna Cum Laude honors. Dr. Kendrick received her Medical Doctorate from Yale University Medical School.

After completing her medical residency training at Kaiser-Permanente Hospital in Oakland, California, she joined the San Jose Medical Group (SJMG) in year 1996 and a few years later founded her private medical practice, Women’s Care for Life, to care for women of all ages – inside and out.

Dr. Kendrick has appeared as a guest speaker on the Bay Area’s news station, KRON 4, with the program hosted by former veteran anchor, Pam Moore. She has also published articles and regularly given lectures on the topics of menopause and anti-aging.

The doctor is an award winning physician! She is the winner of two Readers’ Choice Awards. Dr. Kendrick was awarded BEST DOCTOR in the Los Gatos Daily News Readers’ Choice Survey. She also was  recognized by The San Jose Mercury News as BEST OB/GYN DOCTOR in the newspaper’s 2010 Readers’ Choice Awards, “The Mercury News BEST in SV2010”.  Additionally, Expertise.com selected Women’s Care for Life among its Year 2019 – Top 20 Best Laser Hair Removal Companies. The Top 20 was chosen among 226 Laser Hair Removal Companies in the San Jose metropolitan area, based on Reputation, Credibility, Experience, Availability and Professionalism.

Dr. Kendrick was awarded the Compassionate Leader Award by Supervisor Cindy Chavez and Supervisor Susan Ellenberg of the County of Santa Clara, California, at the 2024 Women’s Leadership and Policy Summit for demonstrating the core values of empathy, kindness, transparency, flexibility, belonging, and a growth mindset and through her efforts in making the community a better place to live, work, and play.

“At Women’s Care for Life everyone is viewed as a client. The entire staff is fully dedicated to forming a long term relationship with each and every person as they progress through adolescence, adulthood, to maturity.” — Warm and kind regards, Dr. Kendrick