Obstetrician Portage MI

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Joseph Stephen Novak Jr, MD
(229) 225-1357
614 Romence Rd
Portage, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1993

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Janice Werbinski
(269) 321-7080
7895 Currier Dr
Portage, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Kirsten Johantgen
(269) 321-7080
7895 Currier Drive
Portage, MI
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ Coll Of Human Med
Year of Graduation: 1989
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Janice Louise Werbinski, MD
(269) 321-7080
7895 Currier Dr
Portage, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Borgess Med Ctr, Kalamazoo, Mi; Bronson Methodist Hosp, Kalamazoo, Mi
Group Practice: Borgess Womens Health

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Anthony Vincent Indovina, DO
(269) 327-2211
3300 W Centre Ave
Portage, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med, Midwestern Univ, Chicago Il 60615
Graduation Year: 1989

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Roger Perry Smith, MD
(816) 218-2500
3300 W Centre Ave
Portage, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Truman Med Ctr -West, Kansas City, Mo
Group Practice: University Physicians Associates

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Amelia F Fajardo, MD
(269) 463-4000
1614 Romence Rd
Portage, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Family Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Manila Central Univ, Coll Of Med, Caloocan City, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1956
Hospital
Hospital: Community Hosp, Watervliet, Mi

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S Van Den Brink Webb, MD
(313) 278-3900
Portage, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1994

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Jessica Lynn Puckett
(269) 327-2211
3300 W Centre Ave
Portage, MI
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Sadananda C M Goud, MD
(269) 321-7000
7895 Currier Dr
Portage, MI
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mysore Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Mysore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1960
Hospital
Hospital: Borgess Med Ctr, Kalamazoo, Mi
Group Practice: Borgess Womens Health

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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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