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Pre Pregnancy Planning Carson City NV

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Samuel Rodolfo Chacon, MD
(775) 882-1324
1200 Mountain St Ste 230
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1995

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Steven Arcangeli, MD
(540) 463-7361
1200 Mountain St
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1992

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Amy Sue Hayes, MD
(775) 882-1324
1200 Mountain St Ste 230
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1987

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Timothy C McFarren
(775) 883-3636
1200 Mountain St
Carson City, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Sandra Koch
(775) 883-3636
1470 Medical Pkwy # 110
Carson City, NV
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1983
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Carson Tahoe Regional
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Matthew J Barulich
(775) 882-8487
844 W Nye Ln Ste 201
Carson City, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Andrea Lynn Breese, MD
(775) 882-1324
1200 Mountain St
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1998

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Steven Arcangeli
(775) 883-3636
1200 Mountain St
Carson City, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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James Thomas Breeden
(775) 883-3636
1200 Mountain St
Carson City, NV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Ruth S Swanay Tomita, MD
(775) 882-1324
1200 Mountain St
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1995

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Advantages of Pre Pregnancy Planning

While you can't always predict exactly when you're going to get pregnant, pre planning before you conceive is a good idea physically, emotionally and financially. Here's how you can prepare yourself as much as possible for the birth of a baby.

Make sure you're in optimal health. Before you conceive, schedule an appointment with a physician to do pre pregnancy testing. Your doctor will do a pelvic exam, Pap test, and probably blood and urine tests to determine if you have various health problems that could interfere with a healthy pregnancy. Discuss your family health with your doctor including genetic abnormalities, chronic illnesses and unexplained deaths.

You are also responsible for your own health. If you smoke, drink alcohol or do recreational drugs, you need to stop before you get pregnant. Pregnancy is stressful, and many women find it very hard to stop smoking or having a drink once they've conceived. Alcohol, drugs and cigarettes can cause serious health complications for you and your baby, so it's better to quit now when things are less stressful.

Include your partner in your pre pregnancy planning. First, talk about the prospect of having a baby. How does your partner feel about having a baby? If he or she is not ready, or doesn't want a child, you need to re-evaluate the timing or the relationship. What are your reasons for having a child? The birth of a baby is an exciting and wonderful time, but it takes a lot of work and can greatly impact your relationship. Don't consider a baby to save your failing marriage, or because you're lonely in your relationship.

It's also the ideal time to talk about the division of labor in the home. It's better to discuss who will be responsible for different aspects of baby care or house cleaning before you're standing in a messy kitchen with a crying baby. You don't need to finalize every single chore, but have a basic idea of what each person expects and feels is fair when it comes to cleaning and cooking. The more you talk about the future with your baby, the stronger your relationship will be when he or she arrives.

Consider your finances. Although many people raise children on a tight income, if you can wait until you're financially stable to have a baby, you'll reduce a lot of daily stress. Talk to a financial advisor about investments for retirement and college planning, and set up a fund for your future child if possible.

It's also essential that you and your partner discuss work ...

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