Key West Obstetrician Dr. George Peterson
Pregnancy and childbirth are magical times. We are privileged to accompany our patients throughout their journey to parenthood. Dr. George Peterson is a highly respected gynecologist serving patients in Key West, FL. We’ll help you navigate these exciting life changes, carefully monitoring the health of both mother and baby throughout the pregnancy process.
Whether you have an uncomplicated pregnancy or need expert medical care to address challenges and difficulties, Dr. Peterson will be by your side. Our comprehensive obstetric care is available at every stage of the pregnancy journey including conception, prenatal care, labor, delivery, and postpartum recovery.
About Dr. George Peterson – Key West Obstetrician
Growing a baby is an emotional process, and you need a doctor that will be there for you. Dr. Peterson has earned a reputation for his calming demeanor and excellent bedside manner. His patients find him accessible, easy to talk to, and attentive.
Obstetricians specialize in pregnancy. Dr. Peterson has helped countless moms and babies at his Key West obstetrics office.
Why should you choose Dr. Peterson for pregnancy care?
- 3D/4D Ultrasound on every visit.
- Peterson has more than 30 years of experience.
- We treat both mother and baby, providing guidance and care for a healthy pregnancy and birth.
- Friendly and supportive office staff
We would love to meet you. Come in for a consultation to meet Dr. Peterson and explore our pregnancy care services.
Obstetrics Services in Key West
Pregnancy is always unique. We partner with our patients to provide comprehensive and attentive care, no matter your situation. From conception to delivery, we’re here to provide you with the quality medical care you need during this time of dramatic change.
Our obstetric services include:
- Preconception counseling
- Prenatal genetic screening
- Pregnancy testing
- Fertility treatments
- Prenatal care
- Twin pregnancy
- Multiple births
- Fetal cord banking
Our in-office laboratory allows us to quickly provide results from many necessary tests. We also have a 3D/4D in-office ultrasound and provide imaging at every visit.
After your baby arrives, Dr. Peterson offers in-office elective circumcision for newborn males and newborn ear piercing, if desired.
If you’re pregnant in Key West, FL, we would love to meet with you at a personalized obstetrics consultation. Give our office a call to schedule your visit.
Getting Started: What to Bring to Your Pregnancy Consultation
Choosing your obstetrician will take time. Ask friends and family for referrals to narrow your list of prospective candidates. One of the greatest compliments we receive from our patients is referring friends and family to us.
A consultation allows patients to meet with prospective doctors. We offer consultations to all prospective patients and encourage you to come in and meet with us if you’re curious about our practice.
What do you need to bring to your consultation with Dr. Peterson? Come ready and excited to learn. We also recommend that patients bring:
- ID and medical insurance card
- Any current prescriptions or supplements
- Medical records relating to this pregnancy
- A list of questions, if you have any
We realize that family is an important part of the pregnancy process. Patients are welcome to bring support personnel to their visits. Feel free to bring your partner, parent, or a trusted friend to your pregnancy consultation with Dr. Peterson.
Schedule your consultation today. Call our office, and a member of our team will help you select a convenient time for your first visit to our practice.
Choosing an Obstetrician in Key West, FL – Faqs
You’ll meet with your obstetrician several times during pregnancy. For an uncomplicated pregnancy, we often meet with patients monthly in the initial stages of pregnancy, more frequently as the delivery time arrives. You may need to meet with Dr. Peterson more frequently, depending on your customized plan for pregnancy care. We’ll help you plan and schedule appointments throughout your pregnancy, so you and your baby always receive the monitoring and care necessary to be your healthiest.
Obstetricians often provide pre-pregnancy counseling to their patients. If you’re planning a pregnancy soon, come in and meet with Dr. Peterson for prenatal advice and care. He can help you determine if your body is ready for pregnancy and which supplements you need. If you have trouble conceiving, Dr. Peterson offers family planning and fertility care.
Choose an obstetrician you feel comfortable working with. This doctor will be by your side through dramatic change and some of life’s most memorable moments. Dr. Peterson is a highly qualified obstetrician who has been helping moms and babies for more than 30 years.
Insurance often covers some or all of your prenatal care. Contact your insurance company for coverage details or reach out to our office for more information.
Complications can occur during pregnancy, but these are often easy to treat if we catch them early. Dr. Peterson carefully monitors his patients during pregnancy to ensure that mom and baby are receiving the care they need. He performs regular fetal and maternal measurements, imaging, blood work, and other testing as needed.