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For intrauterine device, does nurse insert it or doctor?

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Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Doctor

Doctor inserts iud.

In brief: Doctor

Doctor inserts iud.
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
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Dr. Stephen Sudler
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Both

yAn IUD may be inserted bt a Doctor or Advanced Clinical Practioner (Certified Nurse Practioner, Certified Nirse Midwife, Physician Assistant) who is trained in IUD insertion.

In brief: Both

yAn IUD may be inserted bt a Doctor or Advanced Clinical Practioner (Certified Nurse Practioner, Certified Nirse Midwife, Physician Assistant) who is trained in IUD insertion.
Dr. Stephen Sudler
Dr. Stephen Sudler
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Dr. Miguel Cano
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Several options

An iud can be placed by a specialist who has been appropriately trained and does so safely.
These include physicians, certified nurse midwives, certified physician assistants, & nurse practitioners. I've trained many mid-level providers and they perform an excellent job with this very effective form of birth control. I hope that helps.

In brief: Several options

An iud can be placed by a specialist who has been appropriately trained and does so safely.
These include physicians, certified nurse midwives, certified physician assistants, & nurse practitioners. I've trained many mid-level providers and they perform an excellent job with this very effective form of birth control. I hope that helps.
Dr. Miguel Cano
Dr. Miguel Cano
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