Obstetrics Specialist

David Mayo, M.D. -  - OBGYN

Mayo Medical P.C.

David Mayo, M.D.

OBGYN & Cosmetic Gynecologist located in Cortland, NY

Finding a skilled and compassionate OB/GYN like Dr. David Mayo is critical for women of all ages. He specializes in obstetrics to offer his medical expertise to women undergoing pregnancy, childbirth, or any other concerns involving their reproductive system. Call or book an online appointment with Mayo Medical P.C. located in Cortland, New York.

Obstetrics Q & A

What is obstetrics?

Obstetrics focuses on pregnancy, childbirth, and the female reproductive system. Dr. Mayo is a qualified obstetrician whose expertly trained to help you through these critical periods of a woman’s life. During your pregnancy journey, you might visit an OB/GYN like Dr. Mayo, to ensure the healthiest delivery and outcome for you and your baby.

What kinds of services does obstetrics involve?

Dr. Mayo guides you through pregnancy by carefully monitoring the health of you and your baby. In general, he administers routine procedures that check for health conditions, such as:

  • Fetal ultrasounds
  • Tests for high blood pressure, diabetes, infections, and genetic disorders
  • Consultations for diet, exercise, medications
  • Advice for coping with morning sickness, physical pain, or other common pregnancy complaints

Dr. Mayo offers accommodating services to ensure a safe delivery for specific cases including:

  • Natural vaginal birth
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Fetal health evaluation
  • Recurrent pregnancy loss or miscarriage
  • Incompetent cervix & cerclage
  • Placenta previa and bleeding
  • Fetal ultrasounds
  • Genetic screening
  • Amniocentesis
  • Pregnancy
  • High-risk pregnancies
  • Pre-term labor and delivery

Why do I need to see an obstetrician?

While midwives or family members might support you throughout your pregnancy experience, a thoroughly trained and experienced OB/GYN like Dr. Mayo is particularly necessary:

  • If you’re over 35 years old
  • If you’re undergoing a high-risk pregnancy
  • If you’re experiencing a complicated pregnancy

Don’t hesitate to contact Dr. Mayo at Mayo Medical P.C. with any urgent questions or concerns about your pregnancy.

What are roles of the obstetrician?

Dr. Mayo takes on the role of an obstetrician when helping pregnant women achieve the healthiest delivery possible. He reduces potential risk by working closely with pediatricians, neonatologists, and your midwife to carefully monitor your and your baby’s health.

He also works to relieve any complications throughout your pregnancy or during your delivery. During deliveries, Dr. Mayo excels at responding to the situation at hand, whether it involves prolonged labor or a last-minute C section.

Dr. Mayo is also qualified to diagnose and treat an ectopic pregnancy. This type of pregnancy occurs from the fertilized ovum becoming implanted outside the womb.

Contact Mayo Medical P.C. to inquire about the other roles Dr. Mayo may take on during your pregnancy experience.