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Jeffrey F Richardson, MD
(405) 743-0990
Stillwater, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Northside Hosp, Atlanta, Ga; North Fulton Reg Hosp, Roswell, Ga
Group Practice: Northside/Northpoint Ob-Gyn

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Dr.Sheila Goldsworthy
(405) 624-8222
Suite 202, 1411 West 7th Avenue
Stillwater, OK
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1997
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Stillwater Med Ctr, Stillwater, Ok
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.9, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Sheila Diane Goldsworthy
(405) 624-8222
1411 W 7th Ave
Stillwater, OK
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Terry Ray Brown, MD
(812) 482-6066
1815 W 6th Ave
Stillwater, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: St Josephs Hosp, Huntingburg, In; Memorial Hosp And Healthcare C, Jasper, In

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Mark Oren Ebert, MD
(405) 624-8222
1411 W 7th Ave Ste 202
Stillwater, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Stillwater Med Ctr, Stillwater, Ok
Group Practice: Stillwater Women's Clinic Inc

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Dr.Thomas Karns
(405) 624-8222
1411 W 7th Ave # 202
Stillwater, OK
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1980
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Stillwater Med Ctr, Stillwater, Ok
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.8, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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Dr.Mark Ebert
(405) 624-8222
1411 W 7th Ave # 202
Stillwater, OK
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1981
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Stillwater Med Ctr, Stillwater, Ok
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Thomas Alan Karns, MD
(405) 780-7000
1411 W 7th Ave Ste 202
Stillwater, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Stillwater Med Ctr, Stillwater, Ok
Group Practice: Stillwater Womens Clinic Inc; Stillwater Womens Clnc Inc

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Robert Jack Harder
(405) 624-8222
1411 W 7th Ave
Stillwater, OK
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Glen Henry
(405) 624-8222
1411 W 7th Ave # 102
Stillwater, OK
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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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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