When to Call the Doctor?

When to Call the Doctor?  (during pregnancy)

  • Vaginal bleeding
  • Abnormal swelling of the face, hands or feet – mild swelling is normal in the 3rd trimester, however it should not be extreme or sudden
  • Visual changes: dimness, blurring, seeing spots or a difficult time focusing
  • Severe or continuous headache that doesn’t get better after taking Tylenol and resting quietly
  • Chest pain, pressure or tightness
  • Abdominal pain – intense abdominal pain lasting more than 1 hour
  • Persistent vomiting or diarrhea lasting more than 24 hours
  • Fever greater than 101° F
  • Painful urination
  • Leaking of fluid from the vagina
  • If your baby is not moving as much as usual, and you have tried to feel baby movements while resting quietly and having a cold drink.


*If you feel your problem requires urgent attention, call 919-788-4444, during office hours to speak to our triage staff.

*If you believe you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 or seek medical attention at the nearest Emergency Department.*

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*New patients must register with our office before using the patient portal.

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