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Specializes in Other, General Obstetrics & Gynecology
404 W. Fountain Street; Department of Ob/gyn
Albert Lea, MN
 

Dr. Jodi Schulz's specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. She accepts Medicare insurance. She studied medicine at the University of Minnesota Medical School.

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Specializes in Other, General Obstetrics & Gynecology
404 W Fountain Street
Albert Lea, MN
 

Dr. Fadi Yahya practices general obstetrics & gynecology in Albert Lea, MN. Dr. Yahya is a graduate of American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. He is in-network for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
404 W Fountain Street
Albert Lea, MN
 

Dr. Joseph Lombardi's area of specialization is general obstetrics & gynecology. He honors Medicare insurance. Dr. Lombardi attended medical school at the University of Minnesota Medical School.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
404 W Fountain Street
Albert Lea, MN
 

Dr. Ealena Callender's medical specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. Before completing her residency at Howard University Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Wright State University, Dr. Callender attended medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. She is affiliated with Riverside Regional Medical Center and Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
404 W Fountain Street
Albert Lea, MN
 

Dr. Stephanie Nainani is a specialist in general obstetrics & gynecology. She is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. She graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine.

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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.