Anthem Obstetrics Specialists
If you’re pregnant or thinking about getting pregnant soon, seek out expert obstetric care to support a healthy pregnancy and birth. Our doctors provide compassionate and thorough prenatal and obstetric care to women in the area of Nevada.
OBSTETRICS Q & A
What makes an obstetrician specially qualified?
Obstetricians are exceptionally qualified to help ensure your health and address any complications before, during, or after pregnancy. Seeking an obstetrician’s care helps reduce the risk of complications to you and the baby during pregnancy and childbirth.
What’s covered at routine obstetrics appointments?
Expect an obstetrics appointment to cover your health, the baby’s health, and your lifestyle choices. The doctors will monitor the health of your developing baby and you, with ultrasounds and measurements. They’ll check you for health problems that could have an impact on your unborn baby, including high blood pressure, diabetes, or genetic disorders.
You’ll get particular recommendations regarding exercise, diet, medications, and activities to avoid to keep you healthy. The doctors can also offer ways to cope with morning sickness, sciatica, back pain, heartburn, or other side effects caused by your pregnancy.
The doctors are available to answer questions you might have about pregnancy, the stage or rate of your baby’s growth, and what happens during labor and delivery.
Who is a candidate for obstetrics care?
Women who are pregnant or who plan on starting a family soon benefit from seeing an OB. If you have a personal or family history of pregnancy complications or are older than 35, you should definitely seek obstetrics care.
Anthem OBGYN is here for you whether complications arise or you sail through your pregnancy and childbirth smoothly.
What’s covered in preconception care?
Pre-pregnancy counseling covers any pre-existing medical conditions you may have and develops a plan to support you all the way through childbirth.They can also review your family health history and that of your partner to make sure you’re aware of any potential risks.
The staff at Anthem OBGYN helps you become as healthy as possible in advance of pregnancy. They can guide you toward achieving a healthy weight, provide support for depression or anxiety, and assist you in kicking substance abuse habits. The doctors will also make sure you’re getting at least 400 micrograms of folic acid daily to help protect against specific birth defects.