5 Things You Didn’t Know About Essex County OB/GYN

Since 1964, Essex County OB/GYN has been providing comprehensive reproductive health care on the North Shore of Massachusetts. From teens to young adults to midlife and beyond, we believe caring for you means caring about you. Generations have come to rely on Essex County OB/GYN for routine gynecologic care, gynecologic surgery, family planning, pregnancy care, and postpartum support. Here are a few things that set Essex County OB/GYN apart to create the care experience you deserve. 

No Referral Needed

You don’t need a referral to make an appointment with us! Your path to comprehensive and compassionate care begins with one simple step – reaching out to us directly. There is no lengthy process to go through while waiting for paperwork and records to transfer from office to office. At your first appointment, we will ask you for personal data and health background history to complete insurance forms and other required correspondence. Other necessary forms and information can be found on our website. With your well-being as our priority, we aim to make the new patient process as seamless as possible.

On-Site Level IIB Special Care Nursery

Our facility has access to a Level IIB Special Care Nursery which allows us to treat babies born greater than 32 weeks who are experiencing medical difficulties. We are able to offer a range of specialized services with 24 hours a day coverage by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Neonatologist including respiratory assistance for short periods of time, usually less than 24 hours, which consists of both mechanical ventilation and continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). 

Your journey with us is not just about excellent prenatal care. We believe it is important to have access to top-notch facilities and medical experts through every stage of your journey. 

Gender Affirming Care

Exceptional healthcare is built on a foundation of inclusion, compassion, and respect for patients and each other. At Essex County OB/GYN, we are committed to the care and well-being of our patients, which means we put patients first and affirm the unique worth of every individual. We are proud to provide gender-affirming care and be a safe space where you can access care that resonates with your authentic self, no matter how you identify. Every individual should be embraced for who they are. We are here to support you every day, helping you navigate your healthcare journey with compassion, respect, and the medical expertise you deserve.

All-Female Obstetric Providers

The journey through womanhood and motherhood is unique and deeply personal. Our team of all-female obstetric providers is dedicated to helping our patients maintain optimal health by providing them with quality medical care throughout all stages of their lives. With their first-hand experience and years of medical expertise, our team stands as a living testament to the strength, resilience, and empathy of women and makes Essex County OB/GYN a safe haven for your care.

100% Physician-Owned Practice

As a private, 100% physician-owned practice we’re not just healthcare providers, we’re healthcare innovators. This allows us the ability to shape the way care is delivered at our practice, ensuring every aspect aligns with your needs and comfort. From the length of visits to introducing pioneering procedures and services, we have the freedom to create a personalized experience that puts you and your well-being first.

Whether you’re choosing Essex County OB/GYN as the practice for your pregnancy and birth journey or otherwise, it is an honor we don’t take lightly. Our commitment to your well-being is our top priority as we practice with compassion in a warm and welcoming environment. We are here to guide you with expertise and reassurance that you are in the best hands possible. We invite you to experience this for yourself – contact us today to book your appointment!

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