Counseling for Heart-Related Conditions Postpartum
Some pregnancy complications can cause you to have recurring problems in future pregnancies and possibly heart disease and stroke later on in life. These pregnancy complications include:
In many cases, there are ways to reduce the long-term risks associated with these conditions.
Hours & Location
Our clinic is open on Friday afternoons in the University of Utah Maternal-Fetal Medicine Clinic.
Scheduling & Referrals
We recommend that you schedule your consultation around two months postpartum. You must also get a referral to see our providers. Your referring provider can send a referral when you are admitted for delivery or any time after that.
Find a Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist Near You
Adjusting to life with a new baby takes lots of time and attention. It’s also important to recognize your own body's needs to heal. You've gone through significant changes during and after pregnancy. As a new mother, some common postpartum issues you may encounter include:
- Baby blues or postpartum depression
- Bladder leakage
- C-section recovery
- Constipation or hemorrhoids
- Postpartum discharge
- Sore breasts
- Vaginal discomfort
Our providers are here to help you in your recovery and postnatal experience. Get the best care for you and your baby.