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Most women don't choose an obstetrician until after they get the plus sign on their home pregnancy test. But you shouldn't wait too long after that.
Once you have confirmed you are pregnant, you should choose an obstetrician or other maternity provider if you haven't already selected one and make your first appointment.
Your first visit will typically be longer than most other visits as your doctor will need to get a full health history and make sure there are no health conditions or lifestyle factors that need to be managed. During your first prenatal visit, you can expect:
In the meantime, here are a few do's and don'ts from the
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
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