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Family Birthing and Maternity Services, St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport CT

Our Expert Team

Family Birthing and Maternity Services, St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport CTAt St. Vincent's your new baby and family are in the best of hands, cared for by a team of experienced doctors, midwives, nurses and support staff. More than 30 practitioners are affiliated with the Family Birthing Center, including board certified obstetricians and certified nurse midwives.

In addition, we have more than 50 pediatricians caring for our newborns, as well as board certified perinatologists and neonatologists on hand for pregnancies and births involving special needs.

All members of the labor and delivery team participate in team training, effective communication and skill-based drills. St. Vincent’s Family Birthing Center was the first unit in the region to incorporate the use of an obstetrics simulator in clinical training for emergencies. We were the first in the region to drill and test our capabilities to quickly and reliably initiate an emergency C-section.

Our experience at St. Vincent’s doesn’t stop at managing your healthcare needs. Our strong pastoral care presence provides another supportive touch distinctive to St. Vincent's. Here, expectant mothers are treated with unrivaled care. It is the Family Birthing Center team who truly make a St. Vincent's Birth a special delivery. Our people are why generations of families are born at St. Vincent's.

Our multi-disciplinary team

Our multi-disciplinary team of fully-trained obstetricians, pediatricians, anesthesiologists, nurses, lactation consultants and other healthcare providers ensure the best possible outcomes for mothers and babies through the use of drills and training, which have all but eliminated birth trauma and injuries in the Family Birthing Center.

By utilizing training tools, such as the Noelle, a computer-programmed pregnant mannequin, our staff hones their skills to effectively meet any potential challenges during childbirth. This high-tech simulator and other tools add yet another layer of reassurance for mothers-to-be about the safest possible care being delivered at St. Vincent’s. 

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To find a St. Vincent’s physician who can discuss your health concerns or those of a loved one, please click on our FIND A DOCTOR tool and search by specialty, practice, location or keyword. We’re here to help you locate the medical expert you need.

To speak with a St. Vincent's Care Line representative, call (877) 255-7847

To speak with someone at the front desk of the Medical Center, please call (203) 576-6000

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