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North Shore Physicians Group’s team of expert obstetricians and gynecologists provide high-quality compassionate care to woman of all ages, including annual check-ups, pre-and postnatal care, and advanced gynecologic surgery. Many of our physicians are specially trained in performing minimally invasive procedures.
North Shore Medical Center Birthplace in Salem.
Certified Nurse Midwives
The Birthplace at NSMC is filled with compassionate, experienced staff, many of whom have been dedicated to The Birthplace for decades. The care team is experienced with variety of natural birthing techniques to help women through their delivery. Many women choose an NSPG nurse midwife for their prenatal care, to prepare them for childbirth. Midwives work closely with you to create a birth plan that fits your needs.
Our practice includes a dedicated laborist, Beverly Savage, MD. She is based at the NSMC Birthplace and cares for inpatient pregnant women and delivers babies.
Our gynecologists specialize in diagnostic and surgical procedures. They also provide well woman care (annual check-ups and screenings and preventative care).
Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery
Several NSPG gynecologists and obstetric-gynecologists also specialize in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. Chris Coffey, MD, Medical Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at NSMC, speaks about the latest advances in the field. He is joined by John Gelinas, DO; both are with North Shore Physicians Group.
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
To help you and your family plan and prepare for childbirth and the care of your baby, the staff at the North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) Birthplace has designed several educational programs. All classes are taught by certified childbirth educators or registered nurses. Topics covered include:
- What to expect during labor, delivery and the early postpartum period
- Physical and emotional 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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