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Beloved Atlanta Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates Clinicians Retired

Three of our beloved, long-time clinicians — Judith Cox, RN, CNM,  Marie Kilroy, RNCNP, and Susan Whitlock, RNCNP — have retired.

JUDITH COX, RN, CNM

Judith joined Atlanta Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates in 1990. In January 2000, Judith became Nurse-Midwifery Service Director for Atlanta Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates.

MARIAE KILROY, RNCNP

Mariae joined Atlanta Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates in 1995.

SUSAN WHITLOCK, RNCNP

Susan joined Atlanta Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates in 1995.

We wish them all the best during their retirement and thank them for their long-term commitment to Atlanta Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates. 

 

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women.

Women observing breast cancer awareness month

In 2018, an estimated 266,120 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, while 63,960 will be diagnosed with non-invasive breast cancer. With early detection and treatment, women can fight back against breast cancer. Continue reading “October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month”

How Is Stress Affecting Your Health?

Stressed Woman

Nearly everyone will experience some type of stress in their lives. Stress can be caused by a variety of factors including, work, money, health, family and a laundry list of other items that are often unavoidable. You may know that long periods of stress and anxiety can leave you feeling tired and worn out, but did you know that it can have serious long-term effects on your health?

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Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Ovarian Cancer Atlanta GA

While ovarian cancer is only the ninth most common cancer in women, it is the leading cause of death for cancers of the female reproductive system.

 

The ovaries are responsible for releasing eggs during ovulation and producing female hormones. Over time, cancerous cells can develop on ovarian tissue.

Continue reading “Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month”

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COVID-19 Alert!

To ensure our patients are taken care of, we remain open, just in a limited capacity. However, if you are experiencing flu-like symptoms or fever with cough or shortness of breath, please call our office to reschedule your appointment at (404) 355-0320. You may also contact our office for any questions.

To minimize the number of people in the office, please come to your appointments alone. We apologize for any inconvenience, but we are happy to Facetime your loved ones!

For your safety and the safety of nurses, doctors, and other patients, we are requesting that you please wear a mask to the office. See notes below for safely wearing a medical mask:

For our pregnant patients who are anticipating a visit to the hospital soon, we ask that you limit visitors to just 1 healthy visitor per patient for Labor & Delivery, Antepartum, and Postpartum rooms.  This is to protect you, your baby, and your family/visitor.

We appreciate your understanding.

Frequently Asked Questions About COVID-19

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Online Childbirth Education (Due to COVID-19, our classes will be cancelled temporarily. However, this is a great resource to use!)

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