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If you’re expecting, or expect to be expecting, Southcoast Health is delivering More than you expected!

Southcoast Health is thrilled to welcome some exciting new arrivals to our OB/GYN family!

Rebecca Hebert, CNM, Robert Tripp, DO, and John MacFarlane, MD, all previously at Triad OB/GYN, are now accepting new patients at our Rosebrook location in Wareham; and Nicole Mapes, CNM, is now accepting new patients at our 543 North Street location in New Bedford.

With Southcoast Health’s comprehensive maternity care program, you can choose the birth plan that’s right for you, your baby and your family. Our specialized teams of physicians, Certified Nurse Midwives, laborists and Nurse Practitioners are dedicated to meeting the unique needs and preferences of every mom-to-be, including VBAC and Gentle-C.

Our OB/GYN practice at 100 Rosebrook Way in Wareham is led by our team of Obstetricians, Gynecologists and Certified Nurse Midwives, and provides the convenience of lab and ultrasound services on site. The Women & Children’s Pavilion at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford is designated Baby-Friendly and also provides a Level II nursery.

Learn more about our comprehensive Maternity program, and meet our new arrivals below!

Welcome to our new providers!

Rebecca Hebert, CNM

Rebecca Butler completed her undergrad at Quincy College and University of Massachusetts Boston. She then graduated from Frontier Nursing University in Hyden, KY. with a Master of Science degree, specializing in Midwifery.

Rebecca is certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board as a nurse midwife. Her clinical interests include pregnancy, family planning, sexually transmitted infections and health and wellness.

Nicole Mapes, CNM

Nicole Mapes earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing at Rivier College in Nashua, NH. Nicole then furthered her knowledge and expertise by earning a Master of Science degree, specializing in Midwifery, from Frontier Nursing University in Hyden, KY. Nicole is a certified breastfeeding advisor member. Her clinical interests include Obstetrics, breastfeeding, contraception, teen health, and women’s health. Learn more.

John MacFarlane, MD

Dr. MacFarlane holds a medical degree from the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He completed a residency in OB/GYN at the Baylor Affiliated Hospital, also in Houston. Learn more.

Robert Tripp, DO

Dr. Tripp is a graduate of the New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford, Maine. He completed a rotating internship at the Chicago Osteopathic Medical Center and an OB/GYN residency at the Allentown Osteopathic Medical Center in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Learn more.

Comprehensive Obstetrics & Gynecology Care in Wareham, MA

For compassionate and comprehensive women’s healthcare in Southeastern Massachusetts, you can count on Southcoast Health Obstetrics & Gynecology. Our experienced team of OB/GYNs works with women of all ages, whether you are visiting us for your first gynecologist appointment or are seeking pregnancy care.  Our gynecologists offer many obstetrics and gynecology services and will help you stay informed and confident about your health.


Why Choose Southcoast Health Obstetrics & Gynecology in New Bedford, MA?

Our obstetrics and gynecology specialists are dedicated to women’s healthcare at all stages of life. We address many conditions of the female reproductive system and provide comprehensive pregnancy care. If you are experiencing symptoms that concern you, like changes in your period, irregular bleeding, vaginal discharge, or breast lumps, among others, you can trust our specialists to give you the answers and relief you are looking for. In terms of pregnancy care, we will guide you from your first prenatal appointment to the birth of your baby with our specialized maternity services.

Meet the Team