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OSF expands obstetrics, gynecology services

OSF HealthCare has continued to expand women’s health services in Ottawa. OSF HealthCare Medical Group Obstetrics/Gynecology-Ottawa office, newly opened in April, now offers a maternal-fetal medicine clinic. Maternal-fetal medicine is a subspecialty of ...

Source: The Times
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Gynecology and Obstetrics Practice Joins Stony Brook Medicine Physician Network

Newswise — STONY BROOK, NY, August 8, 2018—Stony Brook Gynecology and Obstetrics has joined Stony Brook Community Medical, Stony Brook Medicine’s expanding network of community practices and physicians. The group practices gynecology, gynecologic ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 08 Aug 2018

Labetalol Use Up for Patients With Preeclampsia and Asthma

HealthDay News — Higher rates of β-blocker use are seen among women with preeclampsia and asthma, according to a study published in the July issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Whitney A. Booker, MD, from Columbia University in New York City, and ...

Source: Monthly Prescribing Reference
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Samantha Bland-Naquin joins Lane OB/GYN

She earned her medical degree at LSU Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine in New Orleans and completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at LSU Health Sciences Center in Baton Rouge. She is board eligible in obstetrics and gynecology.

Source: The Advocate
Published: 15 Aug 2018

The First National Summit on Women's Health: The Future of Obstetrics and Gynecology Training

OBJECTIVE: To identify the current challenges in obstetrics and gynecology residency education and propose solutions to overcome these obstacles. METHODS: The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) hosted the first National Summit on ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Women & Infants Names Werner Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Phipps, MD, MPH, chair and Chace-Joukowsky Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and assistant dean for Teaching and Research in Women’s Health at the Warren Alpert Medical School, professor of epidemiology at the Brown University School of Public ...

Source: GoLocalProv
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Newly arrived OB-GYN wants to educate and empower USC students

The first of two new full-time female gynecologists has joined USC Student Health. Anne Michels, who has practiced obstetrics and gynecology for 18 years, holds a faculty appointment in the OB-GYN department at Keck Medicine of USC in addition to her full ...

Source: USC-News
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center Achieves Healthgrades 2018 Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™

Denver, CO, August 09, 2018 --( Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center announced today that it has been named a recipient of the Healthgrades 2018 Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™. The achievement recognizes Presbyterian/St. Luke ...

Source: Pr
Published: 09 Aug 2018

When insurance wouldn't pay, parents funded cancer patient's $95,000 lifesaving treatment

One of the insurance medical directors who twice reviewed Weissman's appeals wasn't board-certified in "gynecologic oncology," according to the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, raising troubling questions about why she was involved in a cancer ...

Source: WKTV
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Dr. Basel Imam, OB-GYN, joins Edward Medical Group

Dr. Imam received his medical degree from the University of Arizona – College of Medicine in Phoenix. He completed his Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Maricopa Integrated Health System and St. Joseph's Medical Center in Phoenix and fellowship in ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 06 Aug 2018

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Welcomes New OB/GYN Doctor

SCARSDALE, NY — NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Westchester is welcoming Karimah Smith, M.D., assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Columbia University Medical Center to the medical group's Scarsdale location at 696 White Plains Road.

Source: USA Patch
Published: 02 Aug 2018

Why 10 Artists Are Turning OB-GYN Equipment Into Works of Art

Odds are, you’ve seen several of their works around town. The speculums were donated by MomDoc, an Arizona-based network of obstetrics and gynecology professionals. Basically, the project is a creative way of motivating women to get their exams.

Source: Phoenix New Times
Published: 13 Aug 2018

C-sections less likely after inducing new moms at 39 weeks

head of the obstetrics and gynecology department at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. “The concern has been that inducing labor—even at 39 weeks—would increase the cesarean section rate and health problems in newborns,” says ...

Source: Futurity News
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Abortion AMA: Can I Give Myself An Abortion?

M.D., a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at NYU Langone Health, tells Bustle. "It involves getting medicines that you don't know what they are, you don't know the strength for the dosing, or how to take them.

Source: Bustle
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Inducing labor at 39 weeks reduces likelihood of C-sections

head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The study was conducted through the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network, which is supported by the NIH's Eunice Kennedy Shriver National ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 08 Aug 2018

Blanchard Valley Health System opens OB-GYN office in Fostoria

Blanchard Valley Health System (BVHS) has recently expanded its medical practices by developing an obstetrics and gynecology office in Fostoria, Ohio. This new practice will be called Blanchard Valley Obstetrics & Gynecology and located at 617 N.

Source: The Bluffton Icon
Published: 11 Aug 2018

Premier Health OB/GYN practice moves, expands

The practice, which specializes in obstetrics and gynecology, including midwifery and urogynecology, new home is in the Berry Women’s Center at One Wyoming St., Suite 4130 Lifestages opened a new location at 630 N. Main St., Suite 200, Springboro.

Source: Dayton Daily News
Published: 06 Aug 2018

Anti-abortion campaigners lose legal challenge over home medication move

The move has been welcomed by senior medics in the field of obstetrics and gynaecology, while SPUC Scotland said it is "extremely disappointed" with the ruling and expects to mount an appeal. The action came after Scotland's Chief Medical Officer ...

Published: 15 Aug 2018

New OB/GYN Joins Baptist Health Paducah

Williamson earned a doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from the University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Richmond University Medical Center in Staten Island, New York.

Source: SurfKY News
Published: 05 Aug 2018

Nurse midwife, OB/GYN address Healthy Woman

Midwives are primarily associated with childbirth, but certified nurse midwife Megan Dickey and OB/GYN Dr. Lisa Malone want Wiregrass-area women to know that midwives are here to do more than birth babies. The pair served as featured guest speakers for ...

Source: Dothan Eagle
Published: 03 Aug 2018

11 questions you’re too embarrassed to ask your OB/GYN, answered

“We’re a confidential source and ear,” says Maria Keating, MD, an OB/GYN at Drexel Obstetrics & Gynecology in Philadelphia, PA. Sure, the thought of discussing the state of your vagina with a relative stranger may make you cringe, but Dr. Keating ...

Source: Well+Good
Published: 12 Aug 2018

SpR – Obstetrics and Gynecology – Hertfordshire

Mediplacements are currently recruiting for an experienced SpR to locum with our Hertfordshire based client. As an NHS framework awarded supplier, Mediplacements receive hundreds of vacancies for NHS Trusts on a daily basis, so the position displayed above ...

Published: 16 May 2018

USC faculty join international forum on obstetrics, gynecology

A quartet of faculty from the department of obstetrics and gynecology traveled to South Korea this Independence Day Weekend, speaking on cutting-edge developments in their field. The conference, “Update in Obstetrics and Gynecology,” was held in Seoul ...

Source: USC-News
Published: 09 Jul 2018

Obstetrics-gynecology pioneer Dr. Alice Benjamin honoured for life's work

Over a career spanning four decades, Dr. Alice Benjamin estimates she has delivered more than 10,000 babies, many of them born prematurely. Yet as she approaches retirement, she says she never tires of welcoming a newborn into the world. On Sunday, the 72 ...

Source: Montreal Gazette
Published: 13 May 2018

Recommendations to improve the quality of ultrasound imaging in obstetrics and gynecology

Biparietal diameter along with the list of criteria for competency. A teaching example from the curriculum that describes how an important measurement of a developing fetus is made. Credit: Elsevier In an effort to develop better standards, the forum ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 04 Jan 2018

Obstetrics & Gynecology

At All Women’s Healthcare of West Broward, our mission is to provide excellent and appropriate obstetric and gynecologic care to our patients. We are completely patient-focused and strive to exceed our patients' expectations. Our gynecological services ...

Source: Sun-Sentinel
Published: 26 Mar 2018

Four New Providers Join Women & Infants’ Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Cleary, MD, of Warwick, has joined the Division of Emergency Obstetrics and Gynecology. A graduate of Tulane University ... make the job that much more complicated. Now, the critics (GoLocalProv included) are raising concerns about the multi- billion ...

Source: GoLocalProv
Published: 14 Sep 2017

Sentara Obstetrics & Gynecology to open April 3

Having access to high-quality, convenient obstetric and gynecological care is important for every woman. Beginning April 3, Sentara Obstetrics & Gynecology will present the women of Halifax County and the surrounding area with a new, comprehensive, high ...

Published: 21 Mar 2017

A pregnancy prevention app has just been FDA approved

Laura MacIsaac, associate professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive science at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, said Natural Cycles was "a little more exciting" in that it tracks both menstrual calendars and basal body temperature.

Source: Chicago Tribune
Published: 15 Aug 2018

What You Need to Know Before Using Natural Cycles, the First FDA-Approved Birth Control App

That's one reason why Kenan Omurtag, M.D., an assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, tells SELF that he remains skeptical about the efficacy of digital birth control. “These methods are ...

Source: Self
Published: 15 Aug 2018