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Pre Pregnancy Planning South Jordan UT

Looking for Pre Pregnancy Planning in South Jordan? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around South Jordan that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Pre Pregnancy Planning in South Jordan.

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

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Dr.STEVEN THACKERAY
(801) 561-2227
3584 W 9000 S # 206
West Jordan, UT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1996
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Kimberly Ann Moreland, MD
3570 West 9000 South South
West Jordan, UT
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1992

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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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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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Spencer N Colby
(801) 561-2227
3584 W 9000 S
West Jordan, UT
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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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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Dale Brent Hull, MD
(801) 569-2626
3570 W 9000 S
West Jordan, UT
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1985

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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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