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21 03, 2016

Meet Our Midwives: Padi

March 21st, 2016|Latest News, People and Places|Comments Off on Meet Our Midwives: Padi

Padi is a vivacious young certified nurse midwife who comes to us from St. Peter's Hospital. AOG: What drew to midwifery? Padi: As a nursing student, I found myself most attracted to caring for women and infants. When I finished with my nursing education, I began work in the neonatal intensive care unit of my [...]

18 03, 2016

Meet Our Midwives: Lisa

March 18th, 2016|Latest News, People and Places|Comments Off on Meet Our Midwives: Lisa

Lisa is poised and elegant, and she comes to Albany Obstetrics and Gynecology from an office in Schenectedy, New York. AOG: What drew you to midwifery? Lisa: My path to midwifery was revealed slowly, in layers, over a period of years. From being a women’s studies minor as an undergrad, to playing collegiate basketball, to [...]

1 02, 2016

Valentines and My Achy Breaky Heart

February 1st, 2016|Health, Featured Blog Entries|Comments Off on Valentines and My Achy Breaky Heart

February is the month of love, Valentines and ....Heart Disease Awareness Month. Not so romantic when we consider that heart disease is the Number 1 cause of death for women in the United States! That's right.  It's not breast cancer, uterine cancer, cervical cancer, but heart disease that will do us in. What are the risk [...]

29 01, 2016

Confinement and Exercise

January 29th, 2016|SUMMER-Obstetrics & Gynecology, Featured Blog Entries|Comments Off on Confinement and Exercise

  It's interesting to reflect how attitudes about pregnancy have changed. When you come to our office and are given an EDC or "due date', EDC is actually short for Estimated Date of Confinement.  There was a time when pregnancy was thought to be such a fragile state that a woman should be "confined" to [...]

15 01, 2016

Kudos to Dr. Brosnan and Dr. Mosmen

January 15th, 2016|Latest News|Comments Off on Kudos to Dr. Brosnan and Dr. Mosmen

We are so proud that not one, but two of our physicians were singled out in 2015 for awards!     St. Peter's Hospital  announced that our very own Dr. Jack Brosnan received the Physician of the Year Award for 2014! As you all may know, Dr. Brosnan has been the Chief of [...]

21 02, 2014

Supporting a Great Mission

February 21st, 2014|Latest News|Comments Off on Supporting a Great Mission

This past January, Dr. Hania Stawowy served in Kingston, Jamaica with the 2014 Global Health Ministry. Vounteers work to provide health care in neighborhoods where people have little or no access to doctors or medical services.

21 02, 2014

Office renovations are complete. It’s time to decorate!

February 21st, 2014|Latest News|Comments Off on Office renovations are complete. It’s time to decorate!

Our own Dr. Hania Stawowy, a world traveler and photographer, takes on the project of decorating our walls with her amazing photography. She is also working on a pictorial history of the practice for one of the walls. > About Dr. Stawowy

29 03, 2013

Celiac Disease and Women

March 29th, 2013|SPRING - Adolescent Gynecology, SUMMER-Obstetrics & Gynecology, FALL - Perimenopausal, WINTER - Postmenopausal Years, Health, Featured Blog Entries|Comments Off on Celiac Disease and Women

Celiac disease or celiac sprue is a disease that was identified as early as 2nd century AD in present-day Turkey and the cause was unexplained until a Dutch pediatrician recognized an association between eating bread and cereals and relapsing diarrhea in his young patients during World War 2. Celiac disease causes malabsorption of the intestines which [...]