About DR. ANTHONY GENTILE:Dr. Anthony Gentile has more than two decade’s experience as a busy obstetrician. He has delivered thousands of babies in Northwest Indiana and the Southeast suburbs of Chicago and shares a genuine love of obstetrics. Throughout your pregnancy, Dr. Gentile is always happy to answer any questions you have about your health and the health of your baby.
Our Philosophy:Excellence, Caring, Dependable
At Gentile Healthcare, we approach your pregnancy with enthusiasm. We understand the joys as well as the challenges that pregnancy brings. With a genuine reverence to the natural process of birth, we strive to balance the best of modern medicine with the wisdom gleaned from years of clinical experience. Based on our experience delivering countless babies, we are aware of the uniqueness of each patient and family. We recognize the physical, psychological, social, and even economic impact that pregnancy can have on our patients. We believe that sensitivity and the highest clinical standards in collaboration with other outstanding practitioners is the way to nurture the complex process of pregnancy. The guiding principals of our practice are respect, quality and safety. I am thrilled and honored to be your doctor and proud of our unyielding commitment to outstanding medicine and compassionate care.
COMMUNITY HOSPITAL, MUNSTER, INDIANADr. Gentile only performs deliveries at Community Hospital in Munster, Indiana. The Family Birthing Center at Community Hospital in Munster, IN offers deluxe accommodations designed to pamper mothers-to-be throughout each unique stage of the birthing process. Located in Community's newly-built Parkview Tower, three floors house the Center's Labor and Delivery unit, Neonatal Intensive Care unit, and Mother/Baby unit.
Community Hospital - Family Birthing Center Prenatal Classes & Labor and Delivery TOURS:CLICK HERE for a list of classes to help prepare families for the birth of a baby. Lamaze classes fill quickly; make reservations early in pregnancy. Classes are taught by ASPO / Lamaze or NCC-certified Registered Nurses from Community Hospital. There is a fee for some classes.
PROVIDER PARTNERSDr. Gentile works closely in the office and in the hospital with a team of women's healthcare providers: Dr. A. Gentile is partnered with: At 1001 MAIN STREET site:
Dr. Varsha Desai - Gyn only
Dr. Don Henry – OB Gyn
Jennifer Daley Herrera WHNP-BC – OB Gyn At different office sites:
Dr. Howard Marcus– OB Gyn
Dr. John Taylor– OB Gyn Dr. Gentile, Dr. Henry, Dr. Marcus and Dr. Taylor take turns covering one another on weekends.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
(from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - http://www.acog.org/Patients)
LABOR, DELIVERY, AND POSTPARTUM CARE