Classes

Prenatal Education  Class

Educational Opportunities offered through Southdale OB/GYN are taught by Jeanne Hartwig, LPN. A two hour New OB class for newly expectant parents covers a variety of topics to help make your pregnancy journey a healthy enjoyable one. They are held in the evening and there is no cost for this initial Prenatal Education Class. Doctor visits, lab work, medications, physical and emotional changes are just a few of the topics covered. 

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A Shared Beginning

"A Shared Beginning" are childbirth and family education classes that are taught exclusively at Southdale Ob/Gyn, for our patients.  They are taught by Jeanne Hartwig, LPN, Certified Instructor and a Lactation Specialist with thirty years of obstetrical experience at Fairview Southdale and Fairview Ridges Hospitals.

In preparation for labor, delivery and beyond - Childbirth Preparation, Breastfeeding and Grandparent classes are taught specifically from your physicians. Their philosophy, policies and protocol are shared. These classes are known to establish long lasting friendships and relationships for mother, father and baby.

A Shared Beginning Current Classes Offerings

Questions about our Childbirth and Shared Beginning classes - Contact Jeanne Hartwig at 952-892-3371

 


The "Fourth Trimester"  

Southdale Ob/Gyn Consultants presents The "Fourth Trimester". Also known as the postpartum period. Krista Margolis, a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner and functional medicine/holistic health practitioner, will guide you in ways to make the transition from pregnancy to postpartum more smooth.  Click here for more information. 

  • Monday, February 22nd
  • Thursday, May 12th

Register by email - krista@kristamargolis.com
Register by phone - 612-396-0572
Class time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM
Where: Edina office
Fee - $40.00










Perimenopause Class - The term Perimenopause refers to the years leading up to the last menstrual period.  Krista Margolis, one of Southdale Ob/Gyn’s Women’s Health Nurse Practitioners and Functional Medicine/Holistic health practitioner, will guide you in understanding what is changing in your body during perimenopause, offer support and respect and suggest ways to help you through this very natural process. Click here for more information

  • Thursday, March 14th
  • Monday, June 20th

Register by email - krista@kristamargolis.com
Register by phone - 612-396-0572
Class time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM
Where: Edina office
Fee - $40.00