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Make sure you deliver a healthy baby

Northpointe can provide you the necessary information and best care for you and your baby.


 

Being pregnant means major changes for you and your body

Pregnancy is a wonderful and exciting period. The idea of being a new mother or bringing to this world another child is a blessing and you want to make sure that you know the best steps to take care of yourself and your new baby. Northpointe can ensure that you receive the important information to make sure that you and your baby stay safe and have the family you’ve always wanted.

Provide your baby a chance for a healthy beginning

  • Ultrasounds
  • Childbirth class information
  • Complete prenatal and obstetrical care
  • Fertility evaluation and treatments
  • In House Ultrasounds, 3D & 4D
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Call now to schedule a checkup and receive quality care for your baby

810-984-3100

Typical Prenatal Care Schedule

If you are over the age of 35 or have a high-risk pregnancy because of health problems, you may need to see your physician more often than recommended on the below prenatal care schedule. Your OB Patient Coordinator or physician will discuss an adjusted schedule with you.

First Trimester (1 - 12 weeks)

1st Visit

Meeting with OB Patient Coordinator

  • Go over prenatal care schedule
  • Discuss do’s/don’ts during pregnancy
  • Answer FAQs
  • Recommend educational resources
  • Determine your due date

4 weeks
(1 month)

2nd Visit

Comprehensive Exam

  • Discuss your health history and your family’s health history
  • Physical exam including checks on blood pressure, height and weight
  • Pelvic exam
  • Pap smear
  • Chlamydia and Gonorrhea testing
  • Blood and urine testing
  • Ultrasound if indicated
  • Discuss antenatal diagnosis

8 - 12 weeks
(2-3 months)

3rd Visit

Baby Health Assessment

  • Listen to your baby’s heartbeat**

12 weeks
(3 months
)

Second Trimester (13 - 26 weeks)

4th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

  • Quad screen if necessary

16 weeks
(4 months)

5th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

  • Ultrasound
  • Measure belly**

20 weeks
(5 months)

6th Visit

 Mother and Baby Monitoring

  • Order blood sugar testing

24 weeks
(6 months)

Third Trimester (27 weeks - delivery)

7th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

28 weeks
(7 months
)

8th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

32 weeks
(8 months)

9th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

34 weeks
(8 months)

10th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

  • Vaginal strep culture

36 weeks
(9 months)

11th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

37 weeks
(9 months)

12th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

38 weeks
(9 months)

13th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

  • Check dilation

39 weeks
(9 months)

14th Visit

Mother and Baby Monitoring

  • Check dilation

40 weeks
(10 months)

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