Childbirth


When you decide to deliver your child at one of our Birthing Centers, you'll find we have everything you need. From viewing your baby's ultrasounds to holding him or her in your arms and watching them grow, you may experience the comfort and convenience of delivering your baby close to home with the very best medical care both of you deserve.

Our Facilities

Our labor, delivery, recovery and post-partum (LDRP) rooms offer patients an atmosphere more like home than a hospital and the latest in state-of-the-art equipment.

In Danville, we provide a Mother's Resource Center, just beyond the nursery on the 4th floor. The Center offers a full range of quality products and services to assist you in providing the best care for you and your baby. You can find the center on the 4th floor just beyond the nursery. In stock items include: Breast Pump Rental Station; Medela Electric & Mannal Breast Pumps; Personal Fit Breast Shields; Cleaning Products for Pumps & Pump Parts; Nipple Shields; Breast Milk Collection & Storage Bags; Disposable & Cotton Bra Pads; Tendercare Cream; Sore Nipple Shells; Inverted Nipple Shells; Nursing Stools; Maternity & Postpartum Supports; Comfort Nursing & Sleep Bras; Adiri Breastfeeding Bottle Nursers; Swaddling Blankets; Boppy Pillows; Baby Loungers; Pregnancy Wedges. For more information, call 434.799.4486.

Our Teams

We have an excellent medical staff of obstetricians and pediatricians, as well as experienced and well-trained nurses who welcome hundreds of babies in the world each year. The physicians and nuring staff here are committed to your health and hope to make your pregnancy and birth a wonderful experience. Our staff is always on call and is happy to answer your questions 24 hours a day.

Planning

In case your baby arrives early, we suggest packing for your hospital stay at least three weeks before your due date. WHile the list of items needed vary from woman to woman, we suggest:

For Mom: For Baby: For Support Person:
  • Comfortable nightgowns
  • Toiletries such as shampoo, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, etc.
  • Robe and slippers
  • Going-home outfit (loose fitting)
  • Receiving blanket
  • Going-home outfit
  • Car seat
  • Camera
  • Insurance information and numbers
  • Phone numbers and email addresses of family/friends
  • Extra change of clothes
  • Toiletry kit
  • Books and magazines

Additional Resources


To find an OB-GYN provider call 844.GO.SOVAH, or contact our campus Centers below:

Sovah Health - Danville
Family Birthing Center

434.799.4527

Sovah Health - Martinsville
Women's Center

276.666.7332