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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

818 W King Street; Suite 300
Owosso, MI
(989) 729-4300

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Dr. Catherine Winslow's specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. She is a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine and a graduate of Providence Hospital's residency program. Dr. Winslow honors Medicare insurance. She is professionally affiliated with Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, St. Mary Mercy Livonia, and St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor.

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

818 W King Street; Suite 102
Owosso, MI
(989) 729-4300; (989) 729-4800

Dr. C. Chaves is a general obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Owosso, MI. Dr. Chaves attended medical school at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Filipino.

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

818 W King Street
Owosso, MI
(989) 729-4300

Dr. Luna Alkhafaji specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology. She is affiliated with Oakwood Healthcare. She is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. After attending the University of Baghdad for medical school, Dr. Alkhafaji completed her residency training at Hurley Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Wayne State University.

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

818 W King Street; Suite 102
Owosso, MI
(989) 729-4300; (989) 729-4800

Dr. Jessica Laforest practices general obstetrics & gynecology in Owosso, MI. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital. She attended medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Laforest honors Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

818 W King Street; Suite 300
Owosso, MI
(989) 729-4220

Dr. Kurt Aurand works as a general obstetrician and gynecologist. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital. Dr. Aurand takes Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine (Perinatology)

1767 S M 52
Owosso, MI
(989) 725-7048

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What is Obstetrics & Gynecology?

An obstetrician / gynecologist, or OB/GYN for short, is a doctor who specializes in women’s health, pregnancy, and disorders of the female reproductive system. Obstetrics refers to medical care for issues surrounding pregnancy, from preconception until after birth; gynecology refers to other health issues specific to women, such as birth control and infertility treatment, female urology, breast care, and disorders of the ovaries and uterus.

There are four recognized subspecialties of obstetrics and gynecology:
  • Maternal-fetal medicine, which is a branch of obstetrics caring for high-risk pregnancies
  • Reproductive endocrinology, a subspecialty focused on the treatment of infertility
  • Gynecological oncology, which deals with cancers of the female reproductive system
  • Female pelvic medicine, which involves surgical treatments for problems of the pelvic organs

An OB/GYN performs a large range of procedures. Some of these include biopsies, ultrasounds, laparoscopy, breast exams, tubal ligation, endometrial ablation, cervical cerclage, amniocentesis, and newborn circumcision.

Obstetricians and gynecologists are one of the few specialists that can provide preventative care for their patients when they are healthy, medical care for patients when they are sick, and surgical care. For example, an OB/GYN may counsel an adolescent about safe sexual health, prescribe medication such as birth control pills, take a pap smear, and perform a cesarean section surgery all in the same day. OB/GYNs specialize in providing care for healthy women and pregnancies, as well as treating medical issues from incontinence and infertility to cancer.

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