Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

Q: Do I need to drink any water before my visit?

A: Yes, as part of your preparations, please intake 1/2 litre of water prior to your appointment.

Q: When do I first see Dr Ward for my pregnancy?

A: If all is going well you will meet with Dr Ward at around 20 weeks. Please don’t hesitate to phone us for an earlier appointment if required.

Q: How long do I need off work following my operation?
A: The advice varies depending on the type of procedure you have had. Please refer to our Patient Info Sheets and see the post operation advice for your procedure.

Q: What do I need to do to ensure Dr Ward is at the birth of my baby?

A: Please talk to our staff regarding ‘private delivery options’.

Q: How do I know if Dr Ward is running late?
A: Kindly telephone our office 30 minutes prior to your appointment as delays in the appointment schedule due to emergencies are by nature unpredictable. Our helpful staff will give you an estimate.