Southbank Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Delivers at St John of God Hospital Murdoch
Our Services

Dr Michael Brenters

Dr Michael Brenters offers full comprehensive medical care during your pregnancy and delivers at SJOG Hospital Murdoch. His consultations are friendly and unhurried with plenty of time for you to ask any questions or voice any concerns. Antenatal visits are generally scheduled from 8 weeks, at 14weeks, 19 weeks, 24 weeks, 31 weeks and then fortnightly to 36 weeks and then weekly until delivery.

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Pre conception assessment and counselling

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Repeated early pregnancy loss (miscarriage)

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Pregnancy Management, Antenatal Care & Confinement

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Low risk pregnancies, with the expectation of normal uncomplicated birth

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Management and delivery of "High Risk" or complicated pregnancies

FIRST CONSULTATION

We are happy to see new patients from 8 weeks gestation. An ultrasound will be performed to confirm viability and dating of the pregnancy.

LACTATION SUPPORT

Breastfeeding is a very natural Process but it can be very challenging. We have a qualified Lactation consultant available for one to one consultations in our rooms.

POST NATAL AFTERCARE

A postnatal consultation is scheduled for 6 weeks following the birth of your baby. This provides an opportunity to discuss your recovery, your health, the birthing experience and your next pregnancy. Contraception will be addressed .

LABOUR AND DELIVERY MANAGEMENT

As obstetricians, we are trained to act in the best interests of both mother and baby to achieve healthy outcomes. Dr Brenters has the level of skills you expect and is experienced in both straightforward and complicated deliveries. Additionally, as far as possible, Dr Brenters will accommodate your wishes for labour so that, as well as joy at the outcome, you may feel satisfaction with the steps that led you there.

ULTRASOUND

If you elect to have a “Nuchal Translucency / First Trimester” Ultrasound performed between 11 – 13 weeks gestation to assess for Chromosomal defects, you will be referred outside the practice to a dedicated obstetric ultrasound centre. You will also be referred to the same ultrasound centre for your routine “Fetal Anomaly” ultrasound performed between 18 -20 weeks. Ultrasound examination for Fetal Growth & Wellbeing will be performed by Dr Brenters at each consultation.

ANTENATAL CARE

Antenatal visits are an important part of your pregnancy management and have been shown to have beneficial effect on pregnancy outcomes. The normal visits are 8 weeks, 13 – 14 weeks, 19 – 20, 24, 28, 31 weeks and then fortnightly until 36 weeks and then weekly until delivery..

OUR TEAM

 

DR MICHAEL PJ BRENTERS

Dr Brenters is an Australian trained specialist in obstetrics and gynaecology.

DR RAJEEV SINGH

Dr Singh trained at Cambridge, UK, and is a highly experienced gynaecologist.

JENNIFER VULIN

Jennifer is a Clinical Psychologist who has worked extensively with women

CATHY CHALK

Cathy was born in Zimbabwe and completed her Diploma of Nursing in Harare…

ANDREA DAWSON

Andrea was trained as a Registered Nurse and spent her nursing career working…

CONTACT US

Suite 19, Level 1,
SJOG Wexford Medical Centre
3 Barry Marshall Parade
MURDOCH WA 6150

(08) 9312 3111

OPEN HOURS

Monday: 8.00 - 16.00

Tuesday: 8.00 - 17.00

Wednesday: 8.00 - 17.00

Thursday: 8.00 - 17.00

Friday:  8:00 - 12:00 

In the event of an obstetric emergency
please telephone St Mary's Ward on
9438 9700

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