What questions should I be asking when choosing an obstetrician

“When you’re looking for an obstetrician for care, you want to talk to them about their Caesarean section rate and you want to talk to them about their rate of the PC autonomy and how they feel about you refusing an episiotomy at the time of birth. You also want to talk to them about how they feel about working with you on a birth plan and will they advocate with you at the hospital for your birth plan and how your postpartum care will look like with them.”

Sandi Blankenship, Midwife
I am a mom, grandma and tiny house dweller. I have a bachelors in Business Management from Scranton Business College and I graduated from the International School of Midwifery in 1998. I've had a birth center and home birth practice off and on for 20 years. I also worked in Abu Dhabi, UAE for 3... Read More