Patient Education

We have gathered these patient education resources in order to help you access important information about your pregnancy and our services. If you have any questions about the resources provided here, feel free to contact us.

In the News

It’s flu season – Get vaccinated! Cough and cold medication list.


Mother and Baby Care in St. Louis Ι Mercy  Where moms-to-be go when it’s go time.  Get registered for prenatal classes, download a birth plan and take an online virtual tour.  Call 314-364-4646 to preregister.

Obstetrical Anesthesia Associates.  Learn what expect during your delivery and be prepared by filling out forms in advance.

text4baby  Free text messages to keep you and your baby healthy

Join in NIH research to improve health care for pregnant women.  PregSource™ aims to learn about the pregnancy experience. Knowing what women feel, think, do, and experience during pregnancy and after giving birth—and getting the information directly from pregnant women—can teach us more about pregnancy and how to improve care.

Immunization & Pregnancy Vaccines help keep a pregnant woman and her growing family healthy.  The flu and whooping cough vaccinations are available for many pregnant patients in our office. 

Missouri Women, Infants and Children (WIC)  WIC is a supplemental nutrition program for women, infants and children. WIC helps to prevent health problems and improve the health status of participants through good nutrition.

Breastfeeding is good for you and your baby!

Prenatal genetic screening

Additional pregnancy resources: Schedule Of Prenatal Visits, Medications In Pregnancy, Foods To Avoid In Pregnancy, Seafood in Pregnancy and Nutrition And Exercise in Pregnancy.


Annual Well-Woman Exam

Your First Gynecologic Visit (Especially for teens)

How often do you need cervical cancer screening?

Dense Breast Information



DaVinci Hysterectomy

HPV Vaccination



General Information

ACOG Patient Page  Answers to your frequently asked questions from the leading experts in women’s health care!

Educating Patients, Improving Health with Emmi.  EmmiEngage programs deliver general patient education through interactive videos.  EmmiEngage covers prevention, diagnosis, decision-making, pre-procedure, post-procedure, and chronic condition management for all care settings.  You can watch your video on any internet connected device (smart phone, tablet or computer). Ask your Mercy doctor to prescribe today!