Obstetrician Radford VA

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Weldon Francis Shaffer, MD
(540) 980-0550
101 1st St
Radford, VA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1989

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Wayne E Pennell
(540) 639-9651
2875 Barn Raod
Christiansburg, VA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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John Christopher Colby
(540) 639-9651
2875 Barn Rd
Christiansburg, VA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Sanam Campbell
(540) 731-4578
2900 Lamb Cir # 150
Christiansburg, VA
Gender
F
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Carilion New River Valley Medical Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.6, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Sanam E Campbell
(540) 731-4578
2900 Lamb Cir
Christiansburg, VA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Wayne Estel Pennell, MD
(540) 639-9651
200 8th St
Radford, VA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1966

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Gunther J Loderstedt, MD
(540) 980-4473
2460 Lee Hwy N
Pulaski, VA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Fak Der Univ Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Graduation Year: 1955

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Weldon F Shaffer
(540) 639-9651
2875 Barn Rd
Christiansburg, VA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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William Frank Baker, MD
(540) 633-5650
2900 Lamb Cir Ste 335
Christiansburg, VA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1978

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Sudesh B Tayal, MD
(540) 731-1990
2900 Lamb Cir Ste 330
Christiansburg, VA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Guru Nanak Dev Univ, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1967

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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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