Obstetrician Asheville NC

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Holly K McArthur
(828) 253-5381
41 Oakland Rd
Asheville, NC
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Allen Van Dyke
(828) 254-5123
93 Victoria Road
Asheville, NC
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ
Year of Graduation: 1971
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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1.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Philip Joel Kittner, MD
(828) 255-8900
16 McDowell St
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1964

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Lorraine Marie Cummings
(828) 255-8400
62 Orange St
Asheville, NC
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Carol Catherine Coulson, MD
(828) 771-5504
93 Victoria Rd
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1988

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Dr.Ruth Watson
(828) 255-8900
16 McDowell Street
Asheville, NC
Gender
F
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Mission Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.8, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Jill Marie Arliss, MD
93 Victoria Rd
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 2001

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Vicky Marie Scott, DO
(828) 258-9191
143 Asheland Ave
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 1987

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Craigan Luther Gray, MD
(757) 495-7748
143 Asheland Ave
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1968

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Lorraine Marie Cummings, MD
(828) 255-8400
62 Orange St
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1990

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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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