Pregnancy and Childbirth

Doctor on Call: Prenatal Care During COVID-19

Anxiety over exposure to the COVID-19 Coronavirus has many patients concerned about the safety of continuing ongoing medical care. For some patients, including expectant mothers receiving prenatal care, continued care is is very important. In this segment of TriHealth’s Doctor On Call, Sashana Gordon MD, an OB-GYN with TriHealth Women’s Services, stresses the importance of continuing to receive that care.

Doctor Gordon also provides assurances about patient safety and talks about precautions that hospitals and OB-GYN offices have put in place to allow for the safe continuance of care for those who need it the most. She also provides advice for patients who are concerned about the safest way to continue their care.

Doctor on Call is a segment in partnership with WCPO-TV featuring TriHealth physicians answering medical questions submitted by viewers to WCPO. You can submit a question here.

 

Tags Pregnancy and Childbirth , TriHealth On Call , Women's Health

Last Updated: April 30, 2020