Equipped with private delivery suites, two large natural birthing suites and state-of-the-art operating rooms, the Family Birth Center - Hyde Park was designed to optimize your comfort, safety and options as you welcome your newest loved one. Book a free guided tour at your convenience, and try our virtual tour today.
Family Birth Center
At the Family Birth Center, we offer a customized birth experience in the comfort and privacy of our nurturing environment. Our team of experts supports pregnant women and their partners and families with compassion and respect through pregnancy, childbirth, bonding, breastfeeding and healing.
Why Choose the Family Birth Center
Customized Birth Experience
Our midwives and physicians offer a spectrum of childbirth options. We will discuss these options with you and support your preferences from the moment you arrive until the moment you take your newborn home.
Pregnancy & Childbirth Care
We offer specialized care for you and your baby at each stage of pregnancy and childbirth. Whether you're planning to conceive or are already expecting, our experienced team is here to support you all the way from preconception through pregnancy, labor, delivery, breastfeeding and postpartum care.
Our team of obstetricians, certified nurse midwives, obstetric nurses, obstetric anesthesiologists, certified lactation consultants, pediatricians and other specialists will guide, care for and support you through pregnancy, childbirth and your earliest days with your newborn.
Prenatal & Family Classes
We'll help you prepare for labor and delivery and learn to care for your newborn. The Family Birth Center offers classes — including several free classes and support groups — for new and expecting parents, siblings and grandparents.
Classes for New & Expectant Parents & Families
Baby-Friendly USA acknowledges our commitment to providing care based on the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)-endorsed 10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding.
Located in the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital on our Hyde Park medical campus, the Family Birth Center features private suites and amenities to enhance comfort and family bonding during your childbirth experience. Our team also offers prenatal care at our South Loop location and high-risk pregnancy care in Orland Park.
Video Visits and Online Scheduling
For your convenience and safety, we offer secure and easy virtual visits for many of your gynecologic and obstetric needs. Our care providers can assess your symptoms, make a diagnosis, recommend treatment and send prescriptions to your pharmacy.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Pregnancy
In this video, Section Chief of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Sarosh Rana, MD, MPH, answers common questions about coronavirus and pregnancy. Also, learn what precautions the Family Birth Center is taking to help maximize safety for you and your baby during pregnancy, delivery and postpartum care.
Comprehensive High-Risk Pregnancy & Neonatal Care
Our experts specialize in diagnosing and managing health conditions that place expectant mothers at elevated risk for potential complications during pregnancy and birth.
Our Fetal and Neonatal Care Center provides personalized prenatal consultations and the highest level of specialized care for babies facing critical health challenges.