Pregnancy ServicesThe outstanding team of professionals at the Family Birth Center will help make the birth of your baby a safe, memorable and comfortable experience.
A multidisciplinary team of specialists who can mobilize at a moment’s notice are on hand round-the-clock to assist women and their newborns.
Specialized Mother-Baby Care
The team includes obstetricians, maternal-fetal medicine physicians, anesthesiologists, neonatologists and pediatricians, physician assistants, lactation (breastfeeding) specialists and nurses certified in their specialties. Anesthesiologists and board-certified attending physicians are available in labor and delivery 24 hours a day to respond to patient needs.
The medical team includes:
- Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physicians
- Physician Assistants
- Lactation (Breastfeeding) Specialists
Supportive Childbirth Experience
Our Family Birth Center offers:
Maternal-fetal medicine These physicians specialize in the care of women (before or during pregnancy) with an increased risk for complicated pregnancies and deliveries.
Personalized delivery plans Women work with a team including doctors, registered nurses and certified nurse midwives (midwifery) to determine their preferences and medical needs related to natural delivery, vaginal delivery or C-section. Some women choose to have a doula present during childbirth.
Labor and delivery This comprehensive continuum of services is provided by a highly skilled multidisciplinary team of physicians, registered nurses, certified nurse midwives (midwifery) and doulas.
Programs for Parents Childbirth education classes, baby care classes and support groups offer information and camaraderie.
Family Birth Center Tours Learn more about your hospital stay during a tour.
- Center for Breastfeeding Our lactation experts support families choosing to breastfeed their babies.
“Mother and Baby Talk” Support Group This program offers women an opportunity to discuss topics, such as breastfeeding, infant care, depression and other post-partum issues following the birth of your baby.
For More Information
To search for a doctor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, use our convenient Find a Doctor online tool. If you need a physician referral, please call us at 1-800-511-9971. Visit our patient and visitor information section to learn more about Danbury Hospital.