Routine and High-Risk Obstetrics
In his 25+ years of experience, Dr. Barrere has delivered nearly 4,000 babies into the world!
Whether you are planning a delivery by natural childbirth or with an epidural,
or if your delivery requires a C-section, Dr. Barrere can help.
If you develop a complication in your pregnancy, our staff are
experienced and prepared to assist you and your family.
Here are some of the high-risk situations we can help you through:
High-blood Pressure (prior to or during pregnancy)
Diabetes (prior to or during pregnancy)
Multiples Gestations (twins, triplets)
Disorders of the lungs, liver, kidney, cardiovascular system, nervous system
Iso-immunization (antibody sensitization)
If you currently have or have a history of a complication that isn't listed, please call us.
This is not a comprehensive list.
We're here to help your family grow!
Vaginal Birth After C-section (VBAC)
Dr. Barrere is a strong advocate for women desiring a vaginal birth after C-section (VBAC), sometimes referred to as Trial Of Labor After C-Section (TOLAC). Each pregnancy is evaluated individually to determine whether or not it is safe to labor with your current pregnancy.
Most women (about 80%) who try to VBAC will be successful.
Nitrous Oxide / Feng Sui / Hydrotherapy / Gentle C-section
Many therapeutic modalities are available during your labor to make the overall experience more pleasant for you and your family. Developing a birth plan can greatly assist you and your doctor in making preparations for your delivery. There are several on-line sites that can help you prepare a birth plan.