What to Expect From Your First Pelvic Exam | OBGYN Apple Valley

What to Expect from Your First Pelvic Exam

You have decided that it’s time to visit your OB/GYN for your first pelvic exam, and you are understandably nervous about the procedure. While this is a common exam and essential to receiving the best preventative health care available, many people are intimidated by the pelvic exam. Dr. Ahmadinia recommends that women come in for…

How to Handle a High-Risk Pregnancy | High Desert OBGYN Gynecologist

How to Handle a High-Risk Pregnancy

For many High Desert women, finding out that they are expecting is an exciting and wonderful occasion. However, for those in Apple Valley who are experiencing a high-risk pregnancy, those same joys can be filled with a lot of fears and unknowns about the next nine months. What Preexisting Conditions Can Result in a High-Risk…

Conception Myths

Conception Myths

When couples in the High Desert region start trying to have a baby, they are willing to try anything in order to conceive as fast as possible. While many of these efforts won’t hurt your chances of conceiving a child, they aren’t necessarily going to help either. The following will help women in Victorville understand…

Ceserean Section

Preparing for Cesarean Section

A cesarean section is an alternative way for a woman to give birth. During this surgical procedure, the incision is made in the uterus and the baby is born during the operation. Commonly known as a c-section, this procedure is performed on up to 33 percent of women in the United States for several different…

Traveling During the Holidays While Pregnant

Traveling during the Holidays While Pregnant

The holidays are a special time of year, especially if you are expecting. While many pregnant High Desert women will travel to see family and friends this holiday season, it’s important to remember to take extra precautions. Depending on the stage of your pregnancy and how far you will be traveling, obstetrics and gynecology experts…