Tag: Pregnancy

How can I ensure I get pregnant with a girl (or boy)?

by Sarah Azad, MD A common question in all OB/GYN offices, I decided to finally write something down.  The internet it so full of misinformation about this topic, I hope this adds a drop of truth to what’s out there. The short answer:  Hope and prayer (free) or IVF with preimplantation genetic screening (PGS) (not […]

ZIka is still news

For Ob-Gyns, Zika is Still News Posted on September 18, 2017 by Haywood L. Brown, MD Around this time last year, the Zika epidemic was covered by every major news outlet across the country and ACOG issued a statement reaffirming the latest warning from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advising pregnant […]

What is my birth plan?

What is my birth plan?   Written by Dr. Teng   As a follow up to my last blog, I wanted to focus on the birth plan, which is a set of preferences regarding the birth of your child.  Discussing your birth plan with your doctor should occur throughout your pregnancy.  On average, you will […]

Is having a doula right for me?

Is having a doula right for me? Written by Dr. Teng When it comes to childbirth, the list of questions that will come up during your pregnancy may seem endless.  It is our job as the physician to do the best we can to answer these questions, and to make sure you are as prepared […]