Obgyn of Atlanta

Normal Pregnancy Visit Schedule

This schedule depicts the typical pregnancy calendar and what will be done at each prenatal visit.
 

Week 8-10 (approximately)

  • Pregnancy confirmation visit includes:
  • Ultrasound* - particularly for patients who are unsure of  last menstrual period date or who have had a history of miscarriage
  • Doctor/Nurse Practitioner/Midwife visit to discuss ultrasound findings

Week 11-13  (approximately)

  • OB work-up
  • Doctor/Midwife visit: pap smear, physical exam
  • Lab work
  • NT (FIRST TRIMESTER SCREEN) must make ultrasound appointment in conjunction with the OB work up visit.

Week 16-18

  • Doctor/Midwife visit
  • AFP4* (16-18 weeks)
  • Amniocentesis* (16-18 weeks) Must be scheduled along with genetic counseling
  • Rhogam following Amnio (if Rh negative)

Week 18-21

  • U/S* (18-21 weeks) (Must be scheduled in addition to office visit)
  • Doctor/Midwife visit

Week 24-26

  • Doctor/Midwife visit
  • 1 hr Glucose Tolerance Test* (24-28 weeks)
  • Hemoglobin, Antibody scrn (if Rh negative)

Week 28-30

  • Doctor/Midwife visit
  • RhoGAM (if Rh negative)

Week 32-34

  • Doctor/Midwife visit

Week 34-36

  • Doctor/Midwife visit
  • Group Beta Strep Culture* (36 weeks)
  • Hemoglobin

Week 36

  • Doctor/Midwife visit

Week 37

  • Doctor/Midwife visit

Week 38

  • Doctor/Midwife visit with Cervical Exam

Week 39

  • Doctor/Midwife visit with Cervical Exam

Week 40

  • Doctor/Midwife visit with Cervical Exam

Week 41

  • Ultrasound
  • Non-Stress Test
  • Doctor/Midwife visit with Cervical Exam
  • Discuss induction with provider