From your first prenatal appointment through your baby’s delivery, we’ll offer personalized, sensitive support.
From prenatal through postnatal care, we’ll nurture the well-being of both you and your child. Our comprehensive care includes ultrasounds to the most up-to-date testing throughout your pregnancy, including your delivery and follow-up visits. We look forward to sharing this exciting time with you!
OUR PREGNANCY SERVICES
PREGNANCY FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do you cover high-risk pregnancy?
Yes, all of our physicians are experienced with high-risk pregnancies.
What can I expect at my first appointment for prenatal care?
Your first appointment will be a phone visit with your nurse between 6-8 weeks. It is very important to first fill out your health history through on patient portal on the website. The nurse will then call to review your health history, prepare your chart, and discuss pregnancy education. Plan for approximately 20 minutes for this phone appointment.
When is my first prenatal appointment with my provider?
Your first appointment with your provider will be scheduled around 8-10 weeks gestation. At this visit, your provider will review your history, perform a physical exam and either listen to baby’s heartbeat or do an ultrasound. Your provider will discuss pregnancy plans and answer your questions. Labs are often drawn at this time. This is a great appointment to bring a significant other if you choose.
When do I find out my baby's gender?
If you choose to find out baby’s gender this can be done at the ultrasound that is ordered at approximately 20 weeks. You can also learn gender if you choose the optional NIPT genetic test at approximately 10 weeks.
Can I fly or travel long distances during my pregnancy?
We recommend no flying after 36 weeks gestation. After 36 weeks it is recommended that obstetrical patients stay within 2 hours travel time of hospital services. Patients should check with their individual airlines to see if there are any additional restrictions.