Obstetrician Muskegon MI

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Bradley Wayne Merrills, MD
(231) 722-7236
1675 Leahy St
Muskegon, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Hackley Hosp & Med Ctr, Muskegon, Mi; Mercy General Health Partners, Muskegon, Mi
Group Practice: Ob Gyn Associates Of Western Michigan

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Kristen S Lawrence, MD
(231) 722-7236
1675 Leahy St
Muskegon, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1993

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Stephanie Marie Hail
(231) 672-6451
1700 Oak Ave
Muskegon, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Carol Jean Markiewicz
(231) 777-2748
684 Harvey St Ste 102
Muskegon, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Mark T Karnes, DO
(231) 773-9048
1775 Wells Ave
Muskegon, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 1974

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DeNise Marie Warren
(231) 767-1775
1844 E Apple Ave
Muskegon, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Mark Karnes
(231) 773-9048
1775 Wells Avenue
Muskegon, MI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg
Year of Graduation: 1974
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Nicole Hoenicke
(231) 672-6209
1787 Wagner Ave
Muskegon, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Mark T Karnes
(231) 773-9048
1775 Wells Ave
Muskegon, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Denise Warren
(231) 767-1775
1844 East Apple Avenue
Muskegon, MI
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.0, out of 5 based on 1, 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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