Obstetrics is the branch of medicine that deals with the care of women before (prenatal) and during pregnancy, childbirth, and during the postpartum period (the recovery period following delivery). Obstetrical care is available to meet the needs of women from routine and high-risk obstetrics, infertility, advanced minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, urinary incontinence and breast care.
Piedmont Healthcare offers comprehensive obstetrical care that includes:
- Parenteral antibiotics
- Parenteral oxytocic drugs
- Parenteral sedatives for eclampsia
- Manual removal of placenta
- Manual removal of retained products
- Blood transfusion