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Diabetes and Pregnancy Prescott AZ

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Jennifer L Rock
(928) 778-4300
919 12th Pl
Prescott, AZ
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Galen Bruce Johnson, MD
(623) 846-7558
3039 Pedregal Dr
Prescott, AZ
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Southwestern Med Ctr At Dallas, Med Sch, Dallas Tx 75235
Graduation Year: 1983

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Dr.Katie Campuzano
(928) 778-4300
919 12th Place #1
Prescott, AZ
Gender
F
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Yrmc
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.5, out of 5 based on 11, reviews.

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Adam Ford Feingold, MD
(928) 776-8428
1005 Divisision St
Prescott, AZ
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1991

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Josephine Taeyon Kim, MD
(360) 891-6201
1005 Division St
Prescott, AZ
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1997

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Melinda M Martin, MD
(928) 778-0070
907 Ainsworth Dr
Prescott, AZ
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1989

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Jeanette Marie Pilotte, MD
(928) 776-8428
1005 Division St
Prescott, AZ
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1991

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Dr.Adam Feingold
(928) 776-8428
1005 Division Street
Prescott, AZ
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi
Year of Graduation: 1991
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.9, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Richard Ohanesian
(928) 778-4300
919 12th Pl
Prescott, AZ
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Stephen Theodore Linn, MD
(480) 945-6583
3108 Clearwater Dr
Prescott, AZ
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med, Grand Forks Nd 58201
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Scottsdale Healthcare -Osborn, Scottsdale, Az; Scottsdale Healthcare -Shea, Scottsdale, Az
Group Practice: Valley Obstetrics & Gyn Assoc

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Diabetes and Pregnancy

If you have diabetes, it does not mean that you cannot deliver a healthy baby, or even that you will have pregnancy complications. It does mean that you will have to pay close attention to your health and have a solid medical team behind you. Before you conceive, find a physician who specializes in diabetes and pregnancy. Once you do conceive, you must find an ophthalmologist, as vision problems are a diabetes complication that is quite common in pregnancy.

You will need to make sure that your blood sugar is stable for at least three months prior to conception, so you should increase your glucose monitoring to 6-8 times per day. After you conceive, your blood sugar needs to be as near normal as possible for at least three months. If you are overweight because of diabetes, you need to get your weight to a normal level before you conceive. You may have fertility problems if you are overweight, and you can suffer from serious health complications during pregnancy. Start slowly by walking, swimming or stretching, and work up to three low intensity workouts a week to get in shape for pregnancy.

Women who become pregnant and do not properly manage diabetes can face hypertension and kidney problems. Your child has a higher risk of becoming obese if you do not watch your insulin closely. Your baby could be born with jaundice - a liver condition that makes the skin turn yellow. In more serious cases, your baby can die from improper blood sugar management during later pregnancy. Avoid these risks by getting your health in check before you conceive.

Your diet plays a huge role in your diabetes management before conception and pregnancy. You must balance your meals with fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains, lean meats, and low fat dairy products. Make sure you are eating at the proper times as determined by your doctor, to avoid your blood sugar dropping too much. Working with your doctor, you can figure out a meal plan that will help with your diabetes m...

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