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Spotlight on Specialties

  • Gynecology involves the health of the female reproductive system, with gynecologists caring for female patients from adolescence through post-menopause. Obstetrics involves tracking and treating patients involved in childbirth, with obstetricians caring for mothers and fetuses before, during, and after birth.

    Combined, obstetrics and gynecology (Ob-Gyn) offers some of the most variety among specialties because of these physicians’ dual role as primary care physician and specialist as well as their dual activities of medicine and surgery.

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