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Joanne S Hinson, MD
(801) 322-1214
850 E 300 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Business
OB/GYN Clinic Inc
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Maria Antonia Oneida, MD
(801) 254-9719
1178 Country Creek Dr
South Jordan, UT
Specialties
Family Practice, Obstetrics And Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Jordan Valley Hospital, West Jordan, Ut
Group Practice: West Jordan Medical Ctr

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Dr.Kathleen Langer
(801) 569-2626
3570 West 9000
West Jordan, UT
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1995
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.3, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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Dr.Edwin England
(801) 285-4700
3723 W 12600 S # 360
Riverton, UT
Gender
M
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.3, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Maria A Oneida
(801) 566-9211
3570 W 9000 S Ste 200
West Jordan, UT
Specialty
Family Practice, Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Janice L Byrne, MD
(801) 581-8425
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT
Business
University of Utah Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Arlen Kent Jarrett, MD
3570 West 9000 South South
West Jordan, UT
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Alta View Hosp, Sandy, Ut; Jordan Valley Hospital, West Jordan, Ut
Group Practice: South Valley Women's Hlth Care

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Dr.MONTE MERRELL
(801) 285-4900
3723 W 12600 S # 350
Riverton, UT
Gender
M
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.Scott Epstein
(801) 561-2227
3584 W 9000 S # 206
West Jordan, UT
Gender
M
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Dr.John Nichols
(801) 569-2626
3570 W 9000 S # 210
West Jordan, UT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg
Year of Graduation: 1997
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Jordan Valley Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.4, out of 5 based on 15, reviews.

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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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