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Obstetrics

New Life Experience: Cresco Medical Clinic & Regional Health Services of Howard County

Are you expecting a baby and looking for an experienced physician to provide your obstetrical care? The Cresco Medical Clinic has four family practitioners who provide obstetrical services. 

Paul Jensen, MD Jon Kammerer, MD J. David Maher, MD Mohit Chawla, MD

Paul Jensen, MD

Jon Kammerer, MD

J. David Maher, MD 

Mohit Chawla, MD

Doctors Jensen, Kammerer, Maher and Chawla are certified providers in Neonatal Resuscitation, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Fetal Monitoring.  Drs. Jensen and Kammerer are also certified in Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics. Physicians also use 3-D OB ultrasound during your clinic visits to monitor your baby during the first trimester.

When it is time for you to deliver your baby at Regional Health Services, it is comforting to know a certified registered nurse anesthetist is available to offer pain control options during labor, including epidurals and intrathecals when appropriate. In the event a cesarean section is necessary, a general surgeon is ready to assist in your special delivery. A registered nurse with specialized training in obstetrics will be by your side before, during and following delivery to answer your questions, monitor fetal heart tones, provide education on the delivery process, breastfeeding, and what to expect once you bring your new baby home.

June 18, 2014:  First Hospital in Iowa to be Officially Designated a Baby-Friendly Hospital

The Cresco Medical Clinic is conveniently attached to Regional Health Services of Howard County/Hospital Services, where prenatal classes are offered for expectant parents. Stop by for a tour of the labor and delivery suites and nursery for more information.

 Labor and delivery room 
Another view of Labor and Delivery Room

 Labor and Delivery Room

Whether you are the parent, doctor, or nurse, the desired outcome is the same: To bring your new baby into the world in a safe and healthy environment with the assistance of experienced health care providers. For a new life experience you can count on, call the Cresco Medical Clinic for an appointment at 563-547-2022 or toll free 888-547-5474.

RHSHC offers Prenatal Classes as well as a Post Partum Support Group.  Current information may be found under "Classes & Events" on the RHSHC home page.

Cresco Medical Clinic
321 8th Avenue West
Cresco, IA 52136
563-547-2022 or or toll free 888-547-5474

Regional Health Services of Howard County
Hospital Services
235 8th Avenue West
Cresco, IA 52136
563-547-2101

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Regional Health Services of Howard County  |  235 Eighth Avenue West  | Cresco, Iowa  52136 | 563-547-2101

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