Prenatal Genetic Screening Tests: Nuchal Translucency And Blood

Congratulations on becoming pregnant! Roughly 96 to 97 out of every 100 babies are born healthy, so there is little to worry about. However, it is always a good idea to have your physician conduct a prenatal Nuchal Translucency Screening to evaluate the possibility of genetic disorders and heart defects. Continue reading

Pregnancy and Prenatal Care

Proper prenatal care from a qualified obstetrician is vital for a healthy pregnancy for both mother an unborn child. Without regular examinations by your obstetrician, physical, biochemical and hormonal changes can cause difficulty during pregnancy and birth for the mother. Continue reading

Meet Our Board-Certified Obstetricians & Gynecologists (OB/GYNs)

We’d like to take a moment and introduce our obstetricians and gynecologists to you! Located in Salinas, California, Healthcare For Women provides complete women’s health care for Salinas, Monterey, Greenfield, Hollister and the greater area. Come get to know us! Continue reading

Now Offering Patients Touch MD, an Online Patient Education & Collaboration System

We are pleased to announce to our patients and the community that we now offer TouchMD! TouchMD is a hands-on tool to help you understand and learn more about your pregnancy and medical condition through videos and educational material, and also partner more closely with your doctor and loved ones. Continue reading

Your Ultrasound Appointment

An ultrasound is an exhilarating moment for parents to see their unborn child. Beyond the joy a 3D or 4D ultrasound provides for parents, ultrasounds are also useful and reliable diagnostic tests for proper prenatal care. Learn more about how ultrasounds are used by your obstetrician and why they are important. Continue reading