Obstetrics & Gynecologists?

Answer Obstetrics is the branch of medicine that focuses on monitoring pregnancies and delivering babies. Doctors specializing in obstetrics are called obstetricians. Gynecologists are doctors that specia... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Obstetrics & Gynecologists

Can any MD or DO perform obstetrics?

Can they? In theory, yes, as all of them should have learned basic obstetrics during their medical or osteopathic school training. Are they allowed to? It depends upon what their hospital privile... Read More »

Obstetrics Nurse Training?

The obstetrics nurse is a front-line health-care provider working with pregnant women and aiding them during pregnancy, labor and at delivery. First and foremost a nurse, she has taken specialized ... Read More »

Obstetrics Nursing Certification?

Registered nurses who plan to work in obstetrics may want to think about obtaining certification. While it is not usually a requirement for employment, most employers prefer to hire obstetrics nurs... Read More »

What do gynecologists do?

Gynecologists are medical doctors who deal with women's health, particularly women's reproductive systems. Many gynecologists are also obstetricians, who specialize in the care of pregnant women.Re... Read More »