Pregnant women are looked after by gynecologists and/or midwives. The gynecologist/midwife monitors the pregnancy and the development of the baby. If you are pregnant you have to regularly visit the gynecologist/midwife for blood tests, urine tests and ultra sound scans. You will receive a “Mutterpass” (mother passport) from your gynecologist. In this mother passport all appointments and results of the examinations will be noted. Please keep this safe.
Delivery room offers of the different hospitals in Bremerhaven which have a maternity ward are listed below. During birth you will receive help from midwives, child birth nurses and doctors. Midwives are your point of call before, during and after child birth. The after birth care is provided by your gynecologist/midwife.
Frequently asked questions
Gynecologists can be female or male. You can choose whom you would like to treat you.
In order to find a gynecologist close to you, you can use the Facharzt-Suche Bremen und Bremerhaven (consultant-search Bremen and Bremerhaven). In the search mask you have to enter “Frauenheilkunde / Geburtshilfe”. You can also enter which district you would like the practice to be in or whether you would like the doctor to be able to speak a specific language.