The prenatal visit to the paediatrician


As parents to be you need to choose the paediatrician who will look after your baby . The purpose of this visit is to give you the opportunity to meet different doctors before you decide and ask questions you may have. You need to choose someone who you can build a good rapport with and whose style of practice suits your needs. A few questions you may ask are :

  1. What is his/her experience

  2. What is his/her experience with deliveries and if he /she has a neonatal life support qualification .

  3. What are the office hours and what happens if there is an out of hours concern

  4. Will there be any extra costs