If u had a preterm. Birth u are more at risk for another one but your doc can follow u closely and check the cervix length and u can get started on im Progesterone called Makena at 16 weeks one shot each week to prevent preterm birth I follow all my pts closely with a perinatologist and we are agrressive about preventing preterm birth, please discuss with your OB and it should be a n OB doc not a midwife in your case.
15-20% The risk of having a preterm delivery is about 10%. If you have had one preterm delivery then your risk with the next pregnancy is increased to about 15-20%. If you have had two preterm deliveries then your risk with the next pregnancy could be 30%. Ask your doctor about 17-oh progesterone.