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Christine Pereira, CNM

4.9 out of 5 (77 Ratings)


Midwife / Obstetrics & Gynecology

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About Christine Pereira

Christine came to Southcoast as a labor and delivery nurse at Charlton Memorial Hospital in 2004, the year she graduated from Worcester State University. She has been with Southcoast ever since — caring for newborns and their moms. In addition to her work as a labor and delivery RN, Christine has also served as an RN in OB/GYN offices within the Southcoast Health System since 2008.

She completed her clinical training while she pursued her master’s degree to become a certified nurse midwife. In 2012 she obtained her CNM certification from the University of Cincinnati, which has allowed Christine to provide an even higher level of care to her patients. Her expertise ranges from managing fertility treatments, to providing prenatal care, to assisting in C-sections.

Christine speaks Portuguese and Spanish


Practicing at the following locations:

  1. Southcoast Physicians Group Obstetrics & Gynecology

    543 North Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740

    P: 508-973-2208

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  2. Southcoast Physicians Group Obstetrics & Gynecology

    874 Purchase Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740

    P: 508-973-2208

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Southcoast accepts most major insurance plans. Call the Southcoast patient registration department at 844-297-2952 or your health plan with any questions regarding coverage.

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Patient Comments (13)

At Southcoast Health, we strive to deliver exceptional patient care along with an exceptional patient experience. We appreciate all of your feedback and share your comments to recognize the wonderful care our teams provide to you as well as identify areas for improvement.

  • Christine is an amazing provider she always listens to all my concerns and does an amazing job at taking care of me, her medical assistant [Name] helped me feel at ease as well as the lab tech who was very understanding and helped me feel at ease while I was being nervous to get labs done

  • Quick to get an appointment Very respectful and courteous I felt extremely comfortable discussing my concerns

  • christine listened to my concerns and my overall lifestyle before my pregnancy and very understanding

  • Christine was very nice and very informative. Made my appointment, comfortable, wonderful, and answered all my questions.

  • Great provider visit experience but the wait was very long I waited over 40 minutes in the waiting room. Wish something was implemented to inform patients that providers are running behind so that I didn't rush to get there at 3:10

  • Great

  • Christine gave me reassurance and even got me an ultrasound to make sure my baby was still okay. I appreciated it so much because I had a miscarriage in the past, so getting that ultrasound was absolutely a way to put my mind at ease. I felt so much better after.

  • Christine is amazing. Best ob/gyn care I've ever received. She takes the time to listen to my concerns, is very knowledgeable, and extremely compassionate. She takes the time to really get to know her patients and our needs. I tell everyone that is looking for ob/gyn care to see her.

  • Christine Pereira is the best. Everyone in the office is great!! Christine is the first doctor I've ever had that feels like a friend. She remembers every conversation we've ever had and asks me about things from over a year ago. She's truly wonderful

  • The entire staff is always great! Christine Pereira gives the best care. She is very informative and also makes you feel like a friend. Her bedside manner and personality make every appointment so much better. I highly recommend her to everyone who asks.

  • I absolutely love Christine. I made my appointment 3 months in advance just because I know my care with her is always phenomenal. She is so personable and sweet. She also knows that taking time for herself and promoting others to do so is so very important in this line of work. She goes above and beyond and really listens. Can not say enough great things about this provider!

  • They made me feel confident, I highly recommend it.

  • I liked that when I arrived the person who was going to help me translate was there ready to start filling out the paperwork and the consultation with the specialists good service

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