I came to the Raleigh area with 6 weeks until delivery. In that time, Dr. Lane came to know who I was in that short time, and respected my birth plan as much as it could be followed. He was objective in his decision making, though his personal preference is less intervention - which is what I had originally hoped for. We had a wonderful experience with him as the person who delivered our son.He let me push for longer than most doctors would have allowed so that I could avoid forceps, vacuum, or C-Section. He takes his time with each patient (so be prepared for a wait at times), and is devoted to his profession. I felt that he (and his wife who is a nurse who works with him!