Dr Joseph Sgroi manages all stages of pregnancy from pre-pregnancy planning to birth and beyond, he will guide you through your pregnancy and provide the best possible care for you and your baby. You can contact Dr Sgroi any time during the pregnancy should you have concerns. Click to know more on various services offered during pregnancy.
If you are in search of medical care and advice for all matters surrounding pregnancy, childbirth, and female wellbeing, you’ve come to the right place. Dr Joseph Sgroi is a well known obstetrician in Melbourne. He is also a gynaecologist and IVF/fertility specialist at reputable health care centres such as Epworth Freemasons Hospital, St Vincent’s Private, Frances Perry House and Melbourne IVF. >>Readmore
His focus lies in assisting women and couples alike to achieve pregnancy in even the most challenging of situations, and in providing support during pregnancy and childbirth regardless of whether this has been with IVF or if women have conceived naturally.
Some of the many care services Dr Joseph provides as an high risk obstetrician include pre-pregnancy planning, early pregnancy care, antenatal care, genetic screening, high risk obstetric care, nutrition and diet planning, VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Caeserean Section), NIPS (Non Invasive Prenatal Screening – such as Harmony, Verify or Panorama for Down’s Syndrome) and serum screening, nutritional support and twin pregnancy and much more. Managing all stages of pregnancy care Dr Joseph ensures that both motherammy and baby are cared for in all situations., with Dr Joseph is available for both emergencies and pregnancies no matter what time of the day or night.
Dr Joseph supports women in all stages of the natural and calm birthing process so that women achieve their desired pregnancy outcome. He is supported by a dedicated team of midwives through his affiliated hopsitals with a supportive midwife there for the entire birth.
Your first antenatal visit would involve similar questions and reviews, as well as discussion on previous surgeries and pregnancies, when your baby is due and any issues that may affect your pregnancy. Tests, screenings and ultrasounds are then organised accordingly to support you throughout your pregnancy.
The unfortunate issue of recurrent miscarriages is also something Dr Joseph addresses in his patients, carrying out investigations with sensitivity to ensure possible prevention of future miscarriages for those wishing to become pregnant. He is aware of a multiplicity of causes that may lie at the root of the issue, some of which can include random chromosome abnormalities, specific genetic abnormalities, parental chromosome abnormalities, immune disorders, hormone imbalances and many other medical conditions. The addressing of miscarriage is an area that Dr Joseph takes into account with the intention of doing all that he can to provide a successful future in pregnancy and childbirth.
As a committee member on the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) Council and the RANZCOG Women’s Health Policy Committee, Dr Joseph is fluent skilled in dealing with health issues and outcomes for women, couples and their babies. Through these roles he plays an integral role in supporting women’s health and ensuring that every woman has a safe and health pregnancy.
His qualifications also include a MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery 1998), DRANZCOG (Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists), MRANZCOG (Member of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists), FRANZCOG (Fellow of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists) and MReproMed (Masters of Reproductive Medicine).
He is an educator and trainer of junior doctors and medical students ensuring that women receive the best obstetrician in melbourne regardless of where they live both in in terms of experience and skill
He offers bothis a private obstetrician at Freemason and St Vincent’s Private, Frances Perry House and has a public hospital appointment at The Royal Women’s Hospital s and private consultations.
There are also many useful tools available on his website, including a dietary guide, a pregnancy countdown calculator, an ovulation calendar and egg timer, a pregnancy predictor, locations and directions to various vicinities, in depth descriptions on various services, appointment request forms and much more. You can contact him any time via the website, by phone, by email or in person to get to know more about how Dr Joseph can assist you in your pregnancy, childbirth and overall wellbeing. >>Hide content