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What of the name of a doctor who helps a paitent give birth?

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The two more commonly used people to deliver a baby are: obstetrician and midwife. Both are trained in the delivery of babies, the approaches they use are different. Obstetricians are trained to deliver babies safely and to deal with any complications or illnesses the pregnant and deliverying mom may encounter. Obstetricians deliver the majority of babies born in the U.S. Midwives have various levels of medical training and can deliver a baby safely when the pregnancy is not high risk and there are no complications. Most midwives are associated with a medical hospital or medical center in case of emergencies during delivery.
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What kind of doctors help with birth?

Obstetricians and midwives help with the birth; pediatricians take care of the baby after birth.

What is the name for a birth doctor?

A delivery doctor and the doctor who usually provides prenatal care is called an obstetrician.

What type of doctor helps women give birth in hospital?

Yes, an obgyn (obstetrician/gynecologist) is the one who will"deliver" your baby. However, he doesn't HELP you give birth,as inhe doesn't stay with you throughout labor and gi