Normal Pregnancy Visit Schedule

This schedule depicts the typical pregnancy calendar and what will be done at each prenatal visit.

Week 8-13  (approximately)

New OB work-up
Nurse Practitioner visit: Pap smear, physical/pelvic exam
Lab work
Ultrasound (if not done previously)

Week 16-18

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit
AFP tetra test (15 – 20 weeks; optional test)

Week 18-21

Ultrasound (Must be scheduled in addition to office visit)
Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit

Week 24-28

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit
1 hour Glucose Tolerance Test (24-28 weeks)
Blood Count, HIV, Antibody screen (if Rh negative)

Week 28-30

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit
RhoGAM (if Rh negative)
Tdap vaccination offered

Week 32-34

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit

Week 34-36

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit
Group B Beta Strep Culture (35 – 37 weeks)

Week 36

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit
Ultrasound
Complete Maternity Preregistration Form

Week 37

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit

Week 38

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit with Cervical Exam

Week 39

Doctor/Nurse Practitioner visit with Cervical Exam

Week 40

Doctor visit with Cervical Exam

Week 41

Non-Stress Test
Doctor visit with Cervical Exam
Discuss induction of labor