Preconception Consulting

Preconception Consulting Alexandria LA

If you are interested in starting a family in the near future, Alexandria Women's Center can help. Preconception Counseling is done to assess risks and provide information on how to better avoid complications with the pregnancy. We are hoping to help you avoid some of the risks such as: folic acid intake to reduce the risk of neural tube defects and counseling on smoking cessation, alcohol reduction, and medications that may compromise fetal development. If you are contemplating having a child, you should schedule a consultation today to discuss your medical history and ways to prime your body for pregnancy. The best time to seek Preconception consulting is 6-3 months before the child is conceived. This allows us to manage the risks to your pregnancy that are within control.

Preconception Consulting is done for the health of the woman who is pregnant, as well as the future baby. The better prepared you are for your pregnancy the healthier and less risky It will be overall. It is important to have your medical history for the Preconception Consultant to better prepare you for your upcoming pregnancy.

Learn more about Good Health Before Pregnancy: Preconceptional Care

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For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call us at 318.443.7222.