Pregnancy and Postpartum Guide in Knoxville

Pregnancy and Postpartum Guide in Knoxville

The pregnancy and postpartum phases are some are the most joyful, exhausting and overwhelming in life. There is so much to learn, and that’s why Knoxville Moms Blog is thrilled to introduce our first Pregnancy & Postpartum Guide! We have teamed up with local businesses that specialize in all things related to the journey into motherhood. We hope this will help you connect with the resources you need to take the stress out of adding to your family.

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center

Pregnancy comes with enough questions. If your pregnancy requires extra care, Fort Sanders Perinatal Center has the answers. For the last 20 years, we’ve delivered over 20,000 high-risk babies at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Our Center for High Risk Pregnancies is led by Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialists, Perry Roussis, MD, FACOG and Gary Stephens, DO, FACOOG, along with their team of specialty specific nurse practitioners, midwives, phone nurses, genetic counselors, diabetes counselors, care coordinators, and sonographers.

We provide complete pregnancy care for all women,  but especially for those with multiples, history of pregnancy complications, a history of birth defects, or preexisting medical problems such as diabetes or hypertension, or who are 35 years and older. Our team is here to help you make the best possible healthcare decisions unique to your situation, from conception all the way through delivery.

There’s no safer place for your baby’s beginning than at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center with complete high-risk prenatal care in one practice and expert emergent care just steps away for our smallest patients.

Trustees Tower, Suite 401
501 19th Street
Knoxville, TN 37916

Generations OBGYN

Generations ObGyn

AN INDIVIDUAL APPROACH TO YOUR HEALTH

At Generations ObGyn, we know that each patient is unique. It’s our goal to take care of each woman as an individual; to tailor our treatment and recommendations for each person’s needs.  We provide complete obstetric and gynecologic care through all the phases of a woman’s life, starting with adolescents and continuing through mid-life and menopause.  With our leading group of board-certified and board-eligible obstetricians and gynecologists who specialize in providing high quality healthcare for women , it is our mission to provide high quality medicine while emphasizing personal care.  

 Let us help you to make your Generation a healthy and happy one.

 

 

The Tower at Park West
9430 Park West Blvd
Suite #320
Knoxville, TN 37923

Fort Loudon Medical Center
550 Fort Loudoun Medical Center Dr.
Suite #106
Lenoir City, TN 37772

Baby+Company

Baby+CompanyBaby+Co

Baby+Company is a birth center that brings together the best elements of highly personalized care along with the benefits of partnership with a leading local health system and physician practice. Their highly skilled staff, led by Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNMs), spends the time it takes during your pregnancy to build close relationships with you and your family. They develop customized care plans that address all of your health needs and are available 24/7. 
To complement their clinical care, they offer wellness services and classes, including pediatrics, lactation consults, healthy pregnancy workshops, childbirth education, breastfeeding and newborn classes, and a new moms groups! 

Read more about Baby+Co.: 

The Birth Center Option

From Preconception to Pediatrics

 

1512 Coleman Road
Knoxville, Tennessee, TN 37909

Tennessee Center for Reproductive AcupunctureTennessee Center for Reproductive Acupuncture

We are Knoxville’s first and only acupuncture clinic specializing in infertility and pregnancy wellness! 

At the Tennessee Center for Reproductive Acupuncture, we offer a comfortable, safe, and nurturing environment for families experiencing fertility challenges. We understand the far-reaching impact infertility can have on your lives and offer integrative treatments to help make your dream of parenthood a reality. Whether you are looking to conceive naturally or wanting to increase the success of IVF, IUI or other fertility treatments, we can help!
We also provide safe and effective treatment during pregnancy. We can help treat many common pregnancy symptoms such as: morning sickness, fatigue, insomnia, pain, stress, heartburn, and even labor and birth preparation. 

 

342 Ebenezer Rd.
Knoxville, Tennessee, TN 37923

Guide to Pregnancy & Postpartum Resources in Knoxville

Fertility & Hospital Care // Pregnancy & Postpartum Healthcare // Preparing for New Baby (birth preparation, registries, etc.) // Pregnancy Resources (prenatal imaging, chiropractors, massage therapy, etc.) // Birth & Newborn Photography // Pediatric Healthcare // Postpartum Resources (physical therapy, yoga, moms groups, etc.) // Breastfeeding Support & Supplies // 

Fertility & Hospital Care

Baby+Co.

Baby+Company will start offering “Well + Prepared” classes the summer of 2017, which include: nutrition for pre-pregnancy; mindfulness to navigate stress pre-pregnancy; understanding fertility; and financial planning pre-pregnancy.

Center for Reproductive Medicine

Fertility Center

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center:

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center, located as Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, provides complete high-risk pregnancy care in one practice for all women but especially those with multiples, a history of pregnancy complications, birth defects, or preexisting medical problems. There’s not safer place for your baby’s beginning than at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center with emergent care just steps away for our smallest patients. 

Generations ObGyn: 

Generations ObGyn where prenatal visits with YOUR DOCTOR are the RULE, not the exception. Generations  is a women’s health practice serving Knoxville and the surrounding area. At Generations, our philosophy is that prenatal care is best when provided mainly by the primary doctor for each patient; so, we each see our own patients for most if not all of their prenatal visits.  Our physicians are committed to providing quality, personalized prenatal care and offering a welcoming environment for women in all stages of life.

Tennessee Center for Reproductive Acupuncture:

At the Tennessee Center for Reproductive Acupuncture, we offer a comfortable, safe, and nurturing environment for families experiencing fertility challenges. We understand the far-reaching impact infertility can have on your lives and offer integrative treatments to help make your dream of parenthood a reality. Whether you are looking to conceive naturally or wanting to increase the success of IVF, IUI or other fertility treatments, we can help!

Parkwest Medical Center

Tennova

UT Medical Center

Check out our Guide to OB/GYNs!


Pregnancy & Postpartum Healthcare

Baby+Co.:

At Baby+Company, We want do everything possible to make your pregnancy healthy, happy, and safe. So we dug into the research to design a whole-health approach to prenatal care that includes time to cover all the things that are proven to lead to great outcomes. We created a center to talk about nutrition, fitness, sleep, and emotions. It’s a space where you can involve your family and develop supportive connections with skilled midwives and a community of expecting parents, too – a place where you can learn about the pros and cons of your options and take charge of your pregnancy decisions with confidence.

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center:

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center provides complete high-risk pregnancy care in one practice for all women, but especially for those with multiples, a history of pregnancy complications, birth defects, or preexisting medical problems. There’s no safer place for your baby’s beginning than at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center with emergent care just steps away for our smallest patients.

Generations ObGyn, PC

Generations’ seven physicians admit patients to Park West Medical Center.  Six of the seven, deliver babies at Park West as well.  Since our office is  right next door to the hospital, it’s easy for your doctor to be there for your big day!

Knoxville Baby Lady

Knoxville Doula 

Oh Baby Birth

Open Heart Doula

Roots & Wings Midwifery

Tennessee Midwives Association


Preparing for New Baby (birth preparation, registries, etc.)

Baby+Co.:

Baby+Company offers The Birth Journey, an interactive childbirth education class covers late pregnancy wellness and self-care, coping techniques for labor, care and support options in the birth center and hospital, and postpartum care and support for mom and baby. We follow up this class with “Breastfeeding Basics” and “Caring for Your Newborn” so you and your family feel completely prepared for labor, delivery and taking baby home.

Connection Yoga

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center:

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center provides complete pregnancy care in one practice for all women, but especially for those considered high risk. Our team is here to help you make the best possible healthcare decisions unique to your situation, from conception all the way through delivery, and our birthing plan includes access to specialized care from a neonatologist and a neonatal intensive care unit. Expert emergent care is just steps away for our smallest patients.

Glowing Belly: Prenatal Yoga

Neighborhood Barre

Tennova Healthcare (at Physicians Regional Medical Center and/or Turkey Creek Medical Center locations): Baby BasicsBaby Care/Parent Transition: Guide to First 6 WeeksBreastfeeding ClassChildbirth Education: 4 Part SeriesNew Dad ClassOne Day ‘Get Ready’ Childbirth ClassSpecial Delivery Saturday ClassSpecial Delivery: Childbirth, and VBAC Childbirth Class/Refresher Birth Class

UT Medical Center, Prenatal Classes and Prenatal Yoga


Pregnancy Resources (prenatal imaging, chiropractors, massage therapy, etc.)

Baby+Co.

At Baby+Company, we have partners who provide a variety of classes and workshops on-site to help you in your pregnancy journey, including: Infant CPR; Babywearing 101; Dancing for Birth; Pelvic Floor Talks; Doula Speed Dating; Prenatal Yoga and much more.

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center offers high resolution ultrasound by a team of sonographers who have experience ranging from 5 to 30 years in obstetric imaging and are certified by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. They couple their expertise with our entire high-risk pregnancy team to provide excellent care and accuracy in diagnosing fetal abnormalities. We also now offer digital ultrasound images sent securely to your phone or email for easy saving and sharing!

Generations ObGyn, PC:

Generations provides obstetrical and gynecologic ultrasound with state of the art 3D/4D equipment. Our technologists are registered diagnostic medical sonographers. We offer optional gender and 3-D packages in addition to the routine, or required medical scans.  Results are same day and in conjunction with physician appointments. Generations is accredited by the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine (AIUM) to ensure the highest quality.

Knoxville Baby Lady

Roots & Wings Midwifery

Tennessee Midwives Association


Birth & Newborn Photography

Alisha Bacon Photography

East Tennessee Birth Photographer

Growing Wings Films

Sprouting Hearts Photography

Taryn Yager Photography

Check out our Guide to Photographers!


Pediatric Healthcare

Baby+Co.:

Just like our pregnancy care, pediatrics at Baby+Company is built on evidence, and delivered with love. Our care is built on a relationship you will develop with your pediatric provider and our team of lactation consultants, educators, and assistants. Whether you need us for a well-child check-up or because your child is sick, we partner with you around a plan that is personalized for your unique child.

Blackmon Pediatrics

East Tennessee Children’s Hospital

Knoxville Pediatric Associates

Pediatric Clinic

Pediatric Consultants

Shults Pediatrics

Check out our Guide to Pediatricians! 


Postpartum Resources (physical therapy, yoga, moms groups, etc.) 

Baby+Co.:

Baby+Company knows your journey doesn’t end at birth. Some of our postpartum resources include: in-home lactation consultations; a six-week “New Moms Group” that is social and educational; “Your Older Baby: 6-12 months”; and “Make Returning to Work Work.”

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center:

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center offers postpartum care by a licensed clinical social worker who provides personalized assistance for women with a variety of needs before, during, and after pregnancy.

Knoxville Mom Groups

Postpartum Mood Disorder Support Group, Knoxville 

Knoxville BirthNetwork 

Knoxville Mommies Help Line 


Breastfeeding Support & Supplies

Baby+Co.:

At Baby+Company, want you to meet your breastfeeding goals and offer expert lactation services in your home or in the office. We spend plenty of time with you to help you with latch and positioning, troubleshoot common challenges, and seamlessly coordinate your care if you have breastfeeding problems that need medical attention.

East Tennessee Breastfeeding Coalition

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center:

Fort Sanders Perinatal Center provides complete pregnancy care in one practice for all women, but especially for those considered high risk. Our expert team is led by Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialists, Perry Roussis, MD, FACOG and Gary Stephens, DO, FACOOG, along with specialty-specific nurse practitioners, midwives, phone nurses, genetic counselors, diabetes counselors, care coordinators, and sonographers. We will help you make the best possible healthcare decisions unique to your situation, from conception all the way through delivery.

Knox County Breastfeeding Support

Knoxville Baby Lady

Lactation Consultant Services at Covenant Health, Parkwest Medical Center

Tennova Healthcare Breastfeeding Support Group


Pampering Mom-to-Be

Generations ObGyn, PC:

Regenerations Cosmetics, a division of Generations, offers a wide array of cosmetic products and services.  Indulge yourself with a facial, get a brow wax, or let Julie, our aesthetician do a make-over!   There are any number of things that might help you feel as beautiful as you truly are!

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