Obstetrics

Congratulations on your pregnancy and thank you for choosing Elements of Care!

We would like for your pregnancy to be as happy and healthy as possible for you and your baby. Our goal is to provide you quality care and support each step of the way. Pregnancy can be a wonderful experience, but it can also be a time of uncertainty and anxiety. Our team is here to address any questions or concerns you, your baby’s father, or family members have at your scheduled visits.

Our office is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. The office is closed for lunch daily from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. We have an answering service for after-hour and weekend emergency situations. If you feel your situation is a medical emergency, please call 911 or go directly to the Emergency Room. If you have any questions, please call the office at 623-544-1000.

We look forward to sharing this exciting journey with you!

Services

You will be provided with a lot of information throughout your pregnancy.  We are here to answer your questions and encourage you to bring any questions that you, your baby’s father, or family members have to your scheduled visits.

Please use this packet as a reference throughout your pregnancy. It includes a brief overview of tests offered in pregnancy, common discomforts, a list of safe remedies, nutrition recommendations, etc.

Lab tests and ultrasounds to expect during your visits for a normal pregnancy:

NOTE: All results will be given at the visit after lab work has been completed unless an abnormal result requires immediate treatment. In that event, you will either be called or contacted through the Patient Portal.

1st OB Visit

• Complete physical exam
• lab work
• Pap smear
• Cultures

Visits every 4 weeks

11-14 weeks

Ultrasound/Lab screening for:
• Down’s Syndrome (Trisomy 21) and Trisomy 18 (optional)
• Genetic Carrier Screening (optional)

16-20 weeks

• AFP Lab Screening for neural tube defects such as Spina Bifida (optional)

20-22 weeks

• Formal Ultrasound for fetal anatomy

• Pre-Register in Admitting Department for your labor and delivery

• Consider prenatal classes and Pickles & Ice Cream Tour

24-28 weeks

Gestational Diabetes Screening, complete blood count, Syphilis testing and repeat antibody testing (if Mom’s blood type is Rh negative)

28 weeks

RhoGAM if Mom’s blood type is Rh negative

Start visits every 2 weeks

35 to 37 weeks

Group B Strep Culture

At 36 weeks, start weekly visits

Doctors

Rosemary Fadool

Rosemary Fadool,
D.O., F.A.C.O.O.G.

Obstetrics

Dr. Fadool specializes in pregnancy in women of all ages and assesses the individual needs of her patients in order to give superior care. Read More

    Andrea Stults

    Andrea Stults,
    FNP-C, Nurse Practitioner

    Obstetrics

    Andrea is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner who graduated with honors from Frontier Nursing University with her Masters of Science in Nursing in 2013. Read More

      Lindsay LePetit

      Lindsey LePetit,
      WHNP-BC, Nurse Practitioner

      Obstetrics

      Lindsey has been in women's health for the past decade and transitioned from a Labor and Delivery nurse to a nurse practitioner. Read More