Physicians who provide medical care related to pregnancy or childbirth and those who diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases of women, particularly those affecting the reproductive system. May also provide general medical care to women.
Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical histories, reports, and examination results.
Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
Record patient medical histories.
Care for and treat women during prenatal, natal, and postnatal periods.
Care for women during pregnancy and childbirth.
Treat diseases of female organs.
Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
Prescribe or administer therapy, medication, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.
Administer non-intravenous medications.
Prescribe treatments or therapies.
Perform cesarean sections or other surgical procedures as needed to preserve patients' health and deliver babies safely.
Operate on patients to treat conditions.
Analyze records, reports, test results, or examination information to diagnose medical condition of patient.
Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients.
Explain medical procedures or test results to patients or family members