What is the Cost of Pregnancy?
It’s easy to get caught up in all the excitement of planning for your baby’s arrival, but you should also be aware of the costs of pregnancy so you can plan and budget accordingly. Becoming familiar with the costs of pregnancy and your payment options will give you a sense of relief.
Our guide will breakdown the costs of pregnancy and give you an idea of what you should expect to pay, on average.
- What is the average cost of pregnancy?
- How much do prenatal care visits cost?
- How will you pay for your prenatal care visits with or without insurance?
- What is the cost of birth and delivery of a baby?
- What are the hidden pregnancy costs?
Knowing the answers to these cost questions will help you feel more relaxed and more empowered throughout your pregnancy.
About the Authors:
Pamela K. Snook, M.D.
Dr. Snook is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist. She obtained her undergraduate degree from The University of Texas at Austin, her medical degree from Texas A&M Health Science Center and completed her residency at The University of Florida in Gainesville. Dr. Snook has been a practicing physician for over 6 years and has garnered a special interest in high-risk obstetrics, infertility and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.
She is newly married to Dr. Chase Fawsett and enjoys spending time with him and their cats, Emmitt and Squeeks. She also admits routinely watching reality television and reading gossip magazines.
LaKrystal J. Warren, M.D.
Dr. Warren graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Florida A&M University, medical degree from Wake Forest University, and also completed her residency at The University of Florida, in Gainesville. Originally from Orlando, she has had a lifetime of calling this community her home. Along with office and operative gynecology, Dr. Warren provides comprehensive prenatal, antepartum and postpartum care.
In her free time, Dr. Warren enjoys spending time with her family, reading, traveling and scrapbooking.