Knoxville's First OB/GYN Group - providing comprehensive care for Women
(865) 524-3208
Mon - Fri: 9:00AM - 5:00PM Sat - Sun: Closed

Am I in labor?

When to call the doctor:

Unless you are otherwise directed by your provider, please call the office if you experience any of the following:

  • Contractions every 5 minutes for one hour.
  • Suspected water breaking i.e. fluid running down your leg or soaking clothing
  • Any vaginal bleeding

Who do I call?

Please call 524-3208 if you are in labor or are having medical problems which require immediate attention.There is a doctor on call 24 hours a day for emergencies.

Where do I go?

If you suspect that you are in labor, always call our office first. You will be directed to either come to our office for evaluation or go directly to the hospital. If you are directed to the hospital, you will enter through the emergency room.