When to schedule the first appointment after my BFP

posted 3 years ago in Pregnancy
Post # 3
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Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: February 2013

I would call your Gyno and find out when they think you should come in. They need to know your history to tell you what is best.

Post # 4
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I called my doctor as soon as I found out and they ended up scheduling my first appointment when I would be 8 weeks. So maybe just call your doctor to get your first pick of appointment times!

Post # 5
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Sugar bee

@Mrslovebug:  I would call on Monday & mention your diagnosis. They may want to see you earlier than usual or have you see the MFM. 

Post # 7
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

I would call right away. If they say wait a couple of weeks, you can still make the appointment now. Usually they will see you the week after your missed period to confirm. After that you follow a schedule.

My doctor said they want to see me every 4 weeks until 28 weeks. Then it is every 2 weeks until 36 weeks. Then it is every week. 

Post # 8
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Sugar bee

@Mrslovebug:  ditto what PP said. I called my ob right away and they scheduled my first visit for when I will be 8 weeks.

Post # 9
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

@Mrslovebug:  i called a few days after my BFP since I had to choose a dr first. First appt was scheduled at 8 weeks from LMP. 

Congrats!!!

Post # 10
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2011

They will schedule you according to when they think they need to. I would call right away–get in the books early!

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