Obstetrician Alexandria VA

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Lewis R Townsend, MD
(301) 897-9817
10215 Fernwood Rd
Bethesda,, MD
Business
Contemporary Womens Health Care Associates
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Melissa Joy Thiel, MD
(703) 823-4776
205 S Whiting St Ste 303
Alexandria, VA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1979

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Dr.Melissa Thiel
(703) 823-4770
205 South Whiting Street #303
Alexandria, VA
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll
Year of Graduation: 1979
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.6, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

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Gina C Hibshman
(703) 971-7633
6355 Walker Ln Ste 508
Alexandria, VA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Tina Tonga Pham
(703) 719-5901
6355 Walker Ln
Alexandria, VA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Michael Anthony Holliday
(703) 504-3069
4320 Seminary Rd
Alexandria, VA
Specialty
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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DeBorah Bowers
(703) 370-4300
4660 Kenmore Ave
Alexandria, VA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Laura R Stone, MD
(703) 370-7728
205 S Whiting St Ste 303
Alexandria, VA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1986

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LaLitha S Rambhala
(703) 370-4300
4660 Kenmore Ave
Alexandria, VA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Leslie B Masiky, MD
Alexandria, VA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 2003

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Birthing: Back to Basics with Hypnobirthing

Written by Dr. Lisa Goodman, DC

Every day more women are taking control of their births. This goes beyond just having a skilled provider, a birth plan and a solid support system. If a woman plans on having a successful, enjoyable and natural birth, there is one other thing she must do: Train. The phrase “practice makes perfect” is true. Here is the idea, if you wake up tomorrow planning to run a marathon but have never trained for it; there is no amount of positive mindset that will ultimately propel you 26.2 miles. This is the same if you head into your labor thinking that you will ‘see how it goes’ or ‘try to go natural’. These are obviously great intentions, but the main thing missing in the preparation.

As a pregnant woman the most important things you can do to prepare for labor and delivery are

  • Get to know your body & understand how it works
  • Prepare your mind & soul for the journey
  • Find a way to connect your mind, body & soul

In my opinion the most complete birthing education to connect the mind, body & soul is Hypnobirthing.

After birthing two children naturally and un-medicated, I have become a huge proponent of Hypnobirthing. Hypnobirthing allows you to be in control of your birth by giving control away to your body and your baby. Most women are not truly hypnotized, but after many weeks practicing Hypnobirthing they become extremely in tune with their baby and their body. With this training, comes the confidence and assurance that your body is designed to give birth.

One of the most important components of Hypnobirthing and having a positive birth is to surround yourself with positive birth stories and supportive women. Unfortunately, many movies and TV shows enacting birth show it in an elaborate, alarming and fear-provoking way.

It is also unfortunate that many women believe that the birth process should be left in the hands of the doctor. While doctors and midwives are extremely important, they a...

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