We believe that patient education is a vital part of the effort to promote a healthy lifestyle as well as prevention of health problems. We have found that informed patients take a more active role in their healthcare management, resulting in greater success. Here are a few sites that you may find helpful regarding obstetrics and gynecology:

American Medical Association

The AMA has been promoting the art and science of medicine and the enhancement of public health since 1847.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Based in Washington, D.C., ACOG promotes patient education and awareness of women’s health care.

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

This board certifies obstetricians and gynecologists in the U.S. To become certified, a physician must pass a written test, demonstrate experience in treating women’s issues and pass an oral examination given by national experts.

Gardasil®

Gardasil is a vaccine that helps protect girls (and boys) from the human papillomavirus (HPV). The vaccine is given in 3 doses over a six month period.

WebMD

WebMD provides better information for better health on topics such as eating and diet, healthy living, mental health, parenting and pregnancy and health conditions.