Expert care in a calm and nurturing environment
the very first ultrasound to the time you leave us to take your
newborn home, Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center promises
expert care in a calm and nurturing environment.
caring and compassionate team of obstetricians, gynecologists,
high-risk pregnancy specialists, pediatricians, neonatologists,
anesthesiologists, neonatal nurse practitioners, respiratory
therapists and certified registered nurses works together to provide
you with advanced maternity services. But that’s not all. With spacious maternity suites, a breastfeeding resource center and a
boutique for women and babies, we have all the resources you need to
make your delivery a joyous and memorable occasion.
learn more about these services or to find an ob-gyn, call:
comprehensive maternity services include:
care and prenatal health
building blocks for a healthy pregnancy are laid months before
conception. If you are thinking about having a baby, you should
schedule a preconception appointment with your ob-gyn to discuss any
health conditions and risk factors that could affect you or your
High-risk pregnancy and genetic counseling services
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.
At Presbyterian Medical Center, we also offer high-risk
pregnancy care and genetic counseling. Call 704-384-5731 to set up an
the first step towards a healthy and fulfilling pregnancy by taking
advantage of our maternity classes. To sign up for any of the classes, call 704-384-4949 or view our online calendar. If you are on bed rest or just can't make it to an in-person class, we also offer an online version of our childbirth class.
Learn more about our online childbirth classes »
recommend you pre-register for your hospital stay by completing a
maternity pre-admission form.
This information will be used to admit you when you are ready to
deliver your baby and will reduce the amount of paperwork you will need to fill
out upon arrival.
We offer state-of-the-art maternity services and care including:
services at Novant Health Nursing Mother’s Place. The Nursing Mother's Place offers classes and breastfeeding supplies. To learn more, call 704-384-7515 or Presbyterian Medical Center Maternity Services at 704-384-4949.
Women’s View Boutique: a specialty boutique designed exclusively
for mothers and babies. Store
hours: Monday through Friday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday: 10
a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.
online photo sharing service where you can share photos of your newborn with
friends and family through a personalized, password-protected website.
in - where your baby remains in the maternity suite with you
to better prepare the family for the transition home.
time: every day on the maternity floor between 2 and 3:30 p.m. All
visitors are asked to leave the maternity suite so mother and
baby can have some quiet time and rest.
care (skin-to-skin experience).
At Presbyterian Medical Center, we offer an advanced
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) with our Level IV nursery - the highest
designation in North Carolina. The nursery is staffed 24/7 by a team
of board-certified neonatologists, nurse practitioners and registered
nurses. Our nursery also features sophisticated monitoring equipment,
a respiratory lab and dedicated support services including a
pharmacist and child-life specialist.
learn more about these services or to find an ob-gyn, call 704-384-CARE (2273).