• SERVICES


    Dr Jasmine delivers at Thomson Medical Centre, Mount Alvernia Hospital, Gleneagles and Mount Elizabeth hospitals.

    PRENATAL CARE
    • Booking visit in early first trimester for dating ultrasound scan
    • Introduction to pregnancy care pathway
    • Advice re food hygiene, how to reduce risk of food acquired infection and nutritional info, lifestyle advice
    • Exercises, including pelvic floor exercises
    • Screening for hematological conditions like thalassemia and iron deficiency anemia
    • Counseling re risks, benefits and limitations of screening tests.
    • First Trimester Down syndrome screening at 11-13+6 weeks
    • Management of common symptoms in pregnancy - non-pharmacological
      and pharmacological
    • Screening for infections eg asymptomatic bacteriuria, GBS, Hepatitis B, syphilis, HIV
    • Fetal anomaly scanning at 18-22 weeks
    • Participant led antenatal classes
    • Discussion of mental health issues
    • Screening for gestational diabetes and preeclampsia, preterm birth,
      placenta previa
    • Assessment of fetal growth and wellbeing
    • Preparation for labour and birth
    • Coping with pain in labour and birth plan
    • Recognition of active labour
    • Care of the new baby, newborn screening tests
    • Postnatal self-care, awareness of baby blues and postnatal depression
    • Options for management of prolonged pregnancy

    • Modes of delivery: natural vaginal birth, assisted delivery with ventouse or forceps, Caesarean section