Maternal Resources

The Most Important Thing to Consider in Pregnancy

Once you get the great news that you are expecting your little one, a range of emotions can come flooding in. Don’t worry, you aren’t usually having your baby right after you find out that you are pregnant. Normally, you have some time to prepare. When thinking about giving birth what are the most important things to consider?

For most families, when giving birth choosing the right provider is one of the most important things to consider. The right OB/GYN provider, whether it is a traditional ob/gyn, midwife or high risk maternal fetal medicine doctor, is one of the most important things to consider. Every time a doctor or midwife delivers a baby, they get to share in the joy of the parents and family when welcoming a new baby. It’s a privilege to get to share in these experience with patients and their families enabling families to be picky when it comes to choosing who will guide them.

At times, it can be overwhelming for patients to figure out how to choose the right provider for them. Choosing the right person or group will include finding someone who is aligned with your birth desires and goals. This may taking asking around to family and friends, searching up information on the internet and even interviewing a few groups to see who is the right fit for you. We have put together a podcast and answered a lot of the questions surrounding how to choose the right doctor or midwife when pregnant. You can check our our podcast on Episode # 59. I’m Pregnant. Now What?