In an effort to minimize community spread of COVID-19, we would like to thank our patients for understanding that it is a must that extra guests be left at home (or maybe in the car?) for their visit. The practice is open and seeing patients and we are taking extra precautions to ensure the safety of our patients and staff at this time. Thank you!
Until Further notice, Atlanta Women’s Obstetrics & Gynecology, PC is cancelling all prenatal classes: Prepared Child Birthing, Breast Feeding, and Baby Basics. If you have already signed up and paid for a previously scheduled class, you can expect a prompt refund. We thank all of our patients for their patience and cooperation and apologize for any inconvenience at this time.
AWOG physicians strongly encourage pregnant patients to practice social distancing & work from home! If you are a patient of ours, and need a letter or other form of documentation for your employer, please contact our office at (404) 352-3616, Monday through Friday, 8am – 4pm. Please ask for the OB Nurse.
Atlanta Women’s Obstetrics & Gynecology still has flu vaccinations available!
Please call (404) 352-3616 or request an appointment online today to schedule an appointment!
At AWOG, we prioritize the safety of our patients and we are closely monitoring all information and new developments. We advise that any patient who feels ill or has a fever to stay at home and call their primary care doctor. We encourage good preventative hygiene for all patients and staff including frequent hand washing.
Everyone knows that using birth control gives a woman control over when and if she becomes pregnant. What you may not know is that there are some great birth control benefits that are beyond pregnancy prevention.
Whether you are planning to become pregnant or gifted with a surprise, taking prenatal vitamins will only benefit you and your baby. Atlanta Women’s Obstetrics & Gynecology suggests these 4 prenatal vitamins you need in order to prepare your body for a healthy baby.
Not the same thing as the familiar term “baby blues,” postpartum depression is a truly serious health issue, and according to the National Institute of Health, 15% of new mothers can suffer from it. If you have recently given birth, or know someone who has, remain mindful of these postpartum depression symptoms and support options.
We all know that exercise is one of the most beneficial ways to relieve stress, even though we sometimes don’t want to do it. Those who live with endometriosis often find that exercise also works for their painful symptoms as it releases endorphins, which help to ease and slow pain. Let’s look at why, and the ways, exercising to improve symptoms of endometriosis may work for you.
Do you wake up every morning thinking about preventing breast cancer in your everyday life? We seriously doubt it, but if you are someone with a higher risk for breast cancer due to your family or your age, maybe you should consider paying more attention to preventative strategies. There are some simple and specific changes you can make to help lower your risk for breast cancer.