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New Blood Test Available to Expecting Mothers for Detecting Down Syndrome
Albany Medical Center experts Dr. Camille Kanaan and genetic counselor Jacquelyn Magner discuss a new blood test that can detect Down syndrome and other abnormalities and is less invasive than other techniques. Learn More.

Paul Burcher, M.D., Ph.D., Awarded Prestigious Fellowship from MacLean Center
Albany Medical Center medical ethicist and obstetrician/gynecologist Paul Burcher, M.D., Ph.D., has been accepted as a one-year fellow at the internationally renowned MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago. Dr. Burcher will conduct research and write on clinical ethical issues while continuing to serve as an associate professor at the Alden March Bioethics Institute (AMBI) at Albany Medical College while treating patients as an attending physician in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Albany Medical Center. Learn More.

Dr. Renee Samelson Discusses Oral Health and Pregnancy in the New York Times
A recent article in the New York Times explores the misconceptions shared by both providers and expecting mothers about the dangers of receiving oral health while pregnant. These misconceptions are cleared up by experts, including Albany Medical Center's Dr. Renee Samelson, and the importance of oral health care during pregnancy is discussed. View this article.

OB/GYN Doctors Now Practicing in Clifton Park, Delmar, Latham, and Malta
Albany Med Obstetrics and Gynecology physicians are working harder than ever to bring their services closer to their patients. They are now seeing patients at:

Clifton Park Delmar Latham Malta

453 Route 146

250 Delaware Avenue, Suite 202

713
Troy-Schenectady Road

2388 Route 9

To schedule an appointment, call (518) 264-1900.

To schedule an appointment, call (518) 264-0701.

To schedule an appointment, call (518) 264-5053.

To schedule an appointment, call (518) 264-4055.