According to the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA), the most recent national episiotomy rate in 2012 was 11.6%. Our Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is proud to be well below the national average, at only 3.4% for both OSF and Carle, in 2017. If you are looking for exceptional prenatal care, you’ve found the right place! For more information, visit the full article here.
Welcome to our practice
The medical staff in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology provides care and advice for women from puberty through adulthood. In addition to providing physical examinations, breast examinations, and pap smears, our specialists help patients with family planning decisions and birth options and care for them during pregnancy, childbirth, and menopause. Our registered nurses and experienced childbirth educators offer childbirth and breastfeeding classes to help prepare our soon-to-be mothers.