A first-trimester abortion is one of the safest medical procedures. It can be done safely in our office. Our board certified doctor is a New York State licensed gynecologist, experienced at providing the highest quality care to abortion patients.
When you come to our office for a first trimester procedure, we will try to make your stay with us as comfortable and as brief as possible. You can expect to be in our office for 3-5 hours.
Our entire staff is dedicated to safeguarding your physical and psychological well-being.
You will complete a self medical history and sign consent forms.
You will leave a urine sample for a pregnancy test.
You will meet with one of our trained female counselors to discuss your medical history and your payment options.
You will attend a group counseling session where you can ask questions about birth control, contraception, anesthesia, the follow up care, the possible complications, and your feelings about your decision to have an abortion.
You will have a sonogram to estimate the length of your pregnancy.
You will have a simple blood test by finger stick.
You will meet with the doctor for a physical exam, discuss your first trimester abortion, receive anesthesia, and have a surgical procedure.
You will rest in our recovery room for as long as you need to feel alert and ready to move. Then you will have some cookies and be discharged.
You will meet up with a friend or adult companion for your ride home.