Summer 2012
From Dream to Delivery
Feature Story
“When my patients are concerned,” Dr. Torbey says, “I start out with good news to put their minds at ease: without any fertility intervention, nearly 80 percent of couples will conceive spontaneously within one year, and 90 percent will conceive in two years.
What's in a name? This word cloud illustrates the 28 most popular boy and girl names for babies born at Brigeport Hospital last year - with Sophia and Jayden leading the pack.
In this issue...
The Pediatric Service at Bridgeport Hospital is now part of Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital (YNHCH).

Is hip or knee pain controlling your life? You can do something about your pain!

Bridgeport Hosptial is BEST in Fairfield County for Geriatrics, Nephrology, Pulmonology and Urology, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2012-2013 Best Hospitals rankings.

Thanks to new, color-coded signage, it’s now easier than ever to navigate to Bridgeport Hospital’s patient care areas and other key locations.

Bridgeport Hospital is the first hospital in Connecticut to use new wireless fetal monitoring technology for full-term mothers.

Named “Firehouse Fridays,” this special cooking segment on WTNH Channel 8’s Connecticut Style program debuted in May and will continue at least every other Friday through the end of the year.

I’m turning 40 this year. Am I too old to have a baby? We’ve been trying to get pregnant for a few months. At what point should I see a fertility specialist?

When you are ready to begin making healthcare choices, we invite you to take advantage of this free service by contacting our Concierge, Joanna.