Iowa Specialty Hospital is proud to announce the birth of the first baby of 2018. Ava Jae Anderson, daughter of Mikaela and Jesse Anderson of Webster City, was born on January 2, 2018 at 1:07 a.m. Ava weighed 6 pounds, 2.1 ounces and was 19 inches long. According to her father she has dirty blond hair and blue eyes.
Ava is the first child for the Andersons, and they are truly elated. In addition, they appreciated their time at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Mom, Mikaela, said it was a great experience, and Dad, Jesse, shared that is was a true blessing.
“I’m thrilled to have been a part of Ava’s delivery. It’s exciting to see a couple beginning their family, and I’m very happy for the Andersons on the birth of their daughter,” expressed Emily Hill, DO, from the Gabrielson Clinic for Women.
“Ava is a beautiful way to start 2018,” shared Patricia Fasbender, DO, who took care of Ava immediately after her birth.
Both the Andersons and Iowa Specialty Hospital would like to thank the following individuals and businesses who donated gifts for the first baby of 2018: Clarion: First State Bank, Fuel, Gabrielson Clinic for Women, Hearts & Flowers, Intanjable Moments, Iowa Specialty Hospital OB Department, Security Savings Bank, Shopko, Snack Village, The Hair Studio, and Thrifty White Pharmacy; Belmond: Belmond Junction and New Lyric Theatre; Eagle Grove: Eagle Grove Chiropractic and Sharon Geisinger; and Humboldt: Floral Creations and Fridley Theatres.