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Hypnobirthing Classes at St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Melbourne

Hypnobirthing is the name given to a style of birthing. At St Vincent's Private Maternity, we have midwives trained to provide the official Hypnobirthing Australia Workshops. The program has been developed with Australian women in mind, birthing in Australian hospitals. Through the skills and knowledge shared at our workshops you and your birthing [...]

Obstetrician: Dr Lionel Steinberg

Dr Lionel Steinberg is a private obstetrician and gynaecologist. Dr Steinberg manages very-high risk and complicated pregnancies and deliveries, specialises in multiple birth pregnancies and is encouraging of all pregnant women to choose to have a natural birth, minimising intervention when possible. Dr Steinberg’s rooms are located within St Vincent’s [...]

Obstetrician: Dr Joseph Sgroi

Dr Joseph Sgroi is a private obstetrician and gynaecologist with consulting rooms in both East Melbourne and Werribee.  Dr Sgroi has been providing health care to women for over seven years and has a breadth of experience in obstetrics and general gynaecology. Dr Sgroi completed three years of physician training at The [...]

Exercise During Pregnancy – how to protect your pelvic floor

Exercise During Pregnancy Exercise is great for your physical and mental health; this is no exception during pregnancy. Exercise for expectant mothers is safe and recommended in the absence of complications. Complications from exercise would include significant rises in blood pressure (hypertension/pre-eclampsia), premature opening of the cervix (cervical incompetence), history [...]

Obstetrician: Dr John How

Dr John How consults as an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at St Vincent's Private Hospital, Fitzroy and at his private rooms in Spotswood (inner western suburb of Melbourne, 10 minutes from CBD). He has over 20 years experience in obstetrics and gynaecology, both in Melbourne and the United Kingdom. Whether this [...]