Prenatal care is a form of preventative health care provided to a pregnant woman to ensure her health and the health of her developing baby.
At prenatal visits, our physicians ask about any medical or health issues that you may have that could affect your pregnancy. We monitor blood pressure, weight gain, and will sometimes order blood tests or ultrasounds to monitor the pregnancy.
With regular prenatal care we hope to:
For any urgent health issues that arise during your pregnancy we always have a doctor on call at the Peter Lougheed Hospital.