Dr. Gary Stephens

Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Knoxville, TN
37 years experience male

Locations

Office

Knoxville, TN

Address

501 19th Street, Suite 304, Knoxville, TN
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Specialties
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Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

9 Answers
13 Agrees
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Pregnancy Problem: Thier are many different types of pregnancy complications, each has a specific name. What kind of problem it is will indicate if it will interfere wit... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Good question.: It depends on which pregnancy problem you have. Some problems are hereditary others are not.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Chorioamnioitis: progesterone shots are for prevention of preterm labor. If your preterm labor was due to chorioamnionitis, it will not help. A consultation with a per... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Nausea: Not all women will experience nausea in pregnancy. The most common time for nausea is between 8-12 weeks.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Depo: Less the 1% chance of becoming pregnant, however, Depo only lasts for 3 months of protection.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Toxemia Symptoms: The classic 3 signs of toxemia (or the medical term preeclampsia) are swelling, high blood pressure, and protein in the urine after 20 weeks of pregna... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Stillbirth: The pain will probably never go away. It may fade somewhat over time, but you will always feel the emptiness from the loss. The next pregnancy will be... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Return of Menstrual : Menstrual cycle returns anywhere from 2-8 weeks after delivery. I first cycle is usually heavier than normal, but next one should be normal.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Stephens
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 37 years experience
Pregnancy Losses: Pregnancy losses should be treat like the loss of a family member. Greiving for that loss is an importatnt component to moving on. Preconceptional cou... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Stephens is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Stephens is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, MO,1986
Graduated 1986MD
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