Maternity Care: D&C Procedure

Dr. Alberto Sirven, Medical Director of the West Kendall OB/GYN Program and Women and Infant Credentials Committee Chairman with West Kendall Baptist Hospital, explains D&C (Dilation and Curettage) procedure is to remove the products of conception after a miscarriage.

He says if you have a miscarriage after 13-14 weeks of gestation, it is called a D&E. He points out it is a very simple procedure, especially when you have seven or eight weeks of gestation, and doctors can do it with ultrasound guidance. .
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