Obstetrician Granite City IL

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Alan Marvin Wagner, MD
(620) 232-2113
2044 Madison Ave
Granite City, IL
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1974

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Hee Man Song, MD
(618) 259-0283
2021 Edison Ave
Granite City, IL
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yonsei Univ, Coll Of Med, Sudai-Moon-Ku, Seoul, So Korea
Graduation Year: 1968

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Yogendra Ambalai Shah, MD
(618) 451-7717
3165 Myrtle Ave
Granite City, IL
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Baroda Univ, Baroda, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1970

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Rebecca Lynn Russell, MD
(614) 566-5000
10036 Hedge Dr
Saint Louis, MO
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med, Rootstown Oh 44272
Graduation Year: 2001

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Kevin Michael Scharff
(618) 288-9251
2246 Illinois State Route 157
Glen Carbon, IL
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Dionysis Veronikis
(314) 569-6753
Gateway Regional Medical Center, 2100 Madison Avenue
Granite City, IL
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Patras, Med Sch, Patras
Year of Graduation: 1988
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.4, out of 5 based on 14, reviews.

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Mark Stanley Wasserman
(618) 451-4872
2100 Madison Ave
Granite City, IL
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Kevin Michael Scharff, MD
2246 S State Route 157
Glen Carbon, IL
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 2000

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Dennis M Hurford
(618) 288-9251
2246 Illinois State Route 157
Glen Carbon, IL
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.James Dalla Riva
(618) 288-5699
Ste 301, 6810 Illinois 162
Maryville, IL
Gender
M
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Anderson Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.5, out of 5 based on 15, reviews.

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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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