Obstetrician Somerville MA

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Cheryl Lynn Hamlin, MD
(617) 665-2800
26 Central St # 1FL
Somerville, MA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1988

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L'Tricia Doris Chery
(617) 665-2800
1493 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Chana S Wasserman
(617) 253-0556
77 Mass Ave
Cambridge, MA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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James Thomas Roan III, MD
(617) 661-8809
1493 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1991

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Sylvia A Fine
(617) 629-6000
40 Holland St
Somerville, MA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Susan Mann
(617) 661-5500
1611 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Amy McGaraghan
(617) 499-5151
330 Mount Auburn St
Cambridge, MA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Cheryl Hamlin
(617) 665-1660
1493 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Beth Goldbaum
(617) 503-1000
725 Concord Ave
Cambridge, MA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Stephanie Louise Koontz
(617) 629-6330
40 Holland St
Somerville, MA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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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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