We’re here for you and your baby
a mother-to-be, you have a lot on your mind. Receiving great medical
care is not something you should have to worry about. Novant Health
Thomasville Medical Center is here for you, during your pregnancy,
for your birthing experience, and after your baby is born.
For more information about maternity services, call Thomasville Medical Center's women’s
our services begin even before you conceive. We
work closely with Novant Health obstetricians in the Thomasville and
Davidson County areas who can help ensure that you are healthy and
prepared for pregnancy.
information is never more important than when you are preparing for
the arrival of your new baby. Even if this is not your first, you may
still benefit from some refresher classes.
variety of free education sessions where
you and family members can learn what to expect and how to prepare for the newest member of the family. You can also take a tour of our
birthing facilities so that when the time comes, you’ll be in
Your birthing experience
your baby is on its way, our team of board-certified physicians and
specialized nurses will be here for you. Our spacious birthing suites
are designed to meet your every need and provide a comfortable,
secure, caring environment when your baby arrives. Our private
postpartum suites include the comforts of home and plenty of room for
visitors and loved ones. Overnight accommodations in the suites are available.
In addition to complete obstetrical and surgical services, we provide all newborn services including hearing screening, a newborn nursery and even a baby photo service and online nursery.
For our online nursery, a professional photographer will take your newborn’s very first photograph. Portraits can be seen, as they are taken, on a full screen monitor from the comfort of your bed. You’ll have the opportunity to create birth announcements, photo packages as gifts, baby keepsakes, and a unique, personalized, password-protected webpage, which can be easily shared with friends and family.
recommend that you pre-register
for your hospital stay, which will streamline your admission when the baby’s
of age and other factors,
your pregnancy might be classified as “high risk.” That means you
should take special precautions and perhaps make lifestyle
adjustments based on advice from your Novant Health obstetrician.
you’re concerned about a medical or genetic condition that might
affect your pregnancy, we can help arrange ongoing monitoring and
At Thomasville Medical Center, we believe that, in addition
to being a rewarding and nurturing experience, breastfeeding
offers many health benefits for your growing baby. To
help you succeed, we offer services such as prenatal
breastfeeding classes and assessment, breastfeeding consultations,
breast pumps, feeding supplies and breastfeeding aids.
after the baby arrives
it just doesn’t seem right, new mothers are not always happy. In
fact, conditions such as rapid
hormone change, fatigue, the physical and emotional stress of giving
birth and sleep deprivation can combine to make you downright
depressed – even with a beautiful new baby.
is nothing to be ashamed of and you are certainly not alone. One in
five new mothers will experience a serious postpartum mood disorder.
Read this about postpartum depression. Then, please, stay in touch with your Novant Health
physician if you need evaluation and treatment.
first step in good maternity care is to have an obstetrician you can
trust – and it’s never too soon. You can find a Novant Health physician online,
or call us at 336-476-2793 .
more information about our maternity services, breastfeeding
supplies, or taking a hospital tour, call 336-476-2514.
To sign up
for childbirth classes or our Mommy and Me program for new
mothers and their babies, call our women’s
center at 336-476-2514.