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NSPG Obstetric-Gynecologists (OB-GYN)
North Shore Physicians Group obstetric-gynecologists provide comprehensive reproductive health care for women -- from adolescence through menopause and beyond. This includes prenatal care through delivery and the post-partum; and well woman care (annual check-ups and screenings, as well as family planning). Delivery is at the NSMC Birthplace, North Shore Medical Center's full service maternity center at NSMC Salem Hospital.Our OB-GYN physicians are board certified and many are clinical instructors at Harvard Medical School.
Dedicated LaboristOur practices also include a dedicated laborist, Beverly Savage, MD, who is an obstetrician based at the NSMC Birthplace who only cares for inpatient pregnant women and delivers babies.
Our gynecologists provide all of the health care services described above, but do not deliver babies. They are surgeons, and specialize in diagnostic and surgical procedures. They can also provide well woman care (annual check-ups and screenings and preventative care). Several NSPG gynecologists and obstetric-gynecologists specialize in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.
We maintain a close collaboration with specialists from Massachusetts General Hospital. They see patients at their practice at the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care in Danvers and provide the following clinical services.
- High-risk obstetrics
- Reproductive endocrinology and infertility
- Gynecologic oncology
Childbirth education classes are offered at North Shore Medical Center. Topics covered include:
- What to expect during labor, delivery and the early postpartum period
- Physical, emotional and sexual changes during pregnancy
- Relaxation skills
- Comfort measures and breathing strategies during labor
- Tips for partners
- Possible complications during pregnancy
- Cesarean section delivery vs. vaginal delivery
- Pain management choices
- Infant care
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