Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

28.8.2020
PCOS is a common health problem caused by an imbalance of reproductive hormones. The hormonal imbalance creates problems in the ovaries. The egg produced by a polycystic ovary may not develop as it should, or may not be released during ovulation as it should be often causing the woman to become less fertile. What is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome PCOS is…

World Breastfeeding Week

31.7.2020
So first, let's start with what makes breast milk so special... Did you know your breast milk changes as your baby grows? It has just the right combination of fats, protein and nutrients needed for your baby at each stage of development! After a mother gives birth there are three types of milk produced: Shortly after delivery the substance that…

OceanMed is the only imaging center in the Cayman Islands with an in-house radiologist specializing in breast health

2.7.2020
OceanMed is the only imaging center in the Cayman Islands with an in-house radiologist specializing in breast health. When it comes to your breast imaging here is a lowdown on what we offer, what we look for and what you can expect. What we look for: The two main types of changes are calcification and masses. Mammograms are still the…

If you need to have an ultrasound anyway why not have it performed on top of the line equipment in our sensory exam suites?

18.6.2020
If you’re not a patient of one of our in-house OB/GYNs you can request your doctor provides you a referral to OceanMed You can request your doctor provides you a referral to OceanMed for your imaging, we accept referrals from all other medical facilities and expeditiously send results back to your doctor to review results with you. As well as…

OceanMed 3D Ultrasound

7.5.2020
Why should I consider an Elective Scan? 3D/4D ultrasound images and videos can provide a positive bonding experience for mother, father, family and friends of the unborn baby. Being able to see a realistic picture of your baby’s face as well as witnessing baby’s movements such as sucking their thumb, smacking their lips, wiggling fingers and toes provides a greater…

The importance of nurses and midwives

17.4.2020
The importance of nurses and midwives We posted on social media earlier this month to recognize and celebrate our nurses Geraldine, Erika and Hendrika, and all of the nurses and midwives in the Cayman Islands. This year, the World Health Organization celebrates the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife and with the COVID-19 pandemic all around us we…

Information about COVID-19 During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

16.3.2020
The following information has been gathered by the Centers of Disease Control (CDC) PREGNANT WOMEN What is the risk to pregnant women of getting COVID-19? Is it easier for pregnant women to become ill with the disease? If they become infected, will they be more sick than other people? We do not currently know if pregnant women have a greater…

COVID-19 – A message from OceanMed

15.3.2020
COVID-19 - A message from OceanMed As many are aware, we are facing the reality of Coronavirus (COVID-19) reaching our shores here in the Cayman Islands. We understand patients and visitors may be anxious with the recent developments. Rest assured, at OceanMed we are committed to protecting health and well-being while maintaining high-quality care to ensure there are no compromises…