Monthly Archives: June 2012

ASK DR NOVOA – Midwives and Vaginal Deliveries

A recently published 2009 report from the CDC states that the number of deliveries being done by midwives in the US continues to increase. Congratulations!!!

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ASK DR NOVOA – Is the Cesarean rate too high?

Unfortunately the rate of C/S in the US is almost 33%. During the 1970’s it was only 5%. We need to do better for the benefit of our patients and their babies.

Please see the following Youtube video with more of Dr. Novoa’s thoughts.

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ASK DR NOVOA – What are your thoughts on VBACs?

My thoughts about VBAC or Vaginal Birth After Cesarean section is discussed in the following Youtube video.

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ASK DR NOVOA – What are some of the questions I should ask when selecting an obstetrician?

I have created a Youtube video which includes 12 questions to ask when selecting an obstetrician.

Please review the video below.

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