Obstetric (OB) Care at Magee-Womens, UPMC Hamot
Magee-Womens, UPMC Hamot is here to support you throughout your pregnancy and delivery.
When you come to us for OB care, you'll find newly updated private rooms and a caring environment.
Before You Have Your Baby
Our OB staff is here to support you leading up to giving birth with tours for the whole family.
And, to help prepare everyone for the baby, we have classes for:
- Parents that cover prenatal and newborn topics
World-class Obstetrics Care in Erie
Here in Erie, you have access to leading OB doctors to consult in-person. If the need arises, you can also have virtual consults with doctors at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC in Pittsburgh.
Caring and committed nurses
You're in good hands with our nurses, who actively engage with each family they care for.
UPMC Hamot nurses have achieved Magnet® status, which signals an extremely high level of commitment to their work.
Your Delivery at Magee-Womens, UPMC Hamot
Nurses and staff support your delivery per your birth plan. We'll do all we can to help you meet your ideal goals.
You deliver in a private room, where staff offers bedside care to keep you comfortable.
After giving birth, our nurses support skin-to-skin contact right away and breastfeeding.
Lactation counselors are here to help you and your baby get used to positioning. We'll make sure you feel confident in breastfeeding before you leave the hospital.
Learn More About Our OB Services
Find out more about our full range of OB care at Magee-Womens, UPMC Hamot:
- Labor and delivery care — from preregistration to making memorable keepsakes of your delivery, Hamot's maternity services support your birth plan all the way.
- NICU — if your baby needs a higher level of care, you have access to a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. NICU staff specialize in the needs of high-risk infants.
- Lactation services — our lactation counselors know how important breastfeeding is to many new moms. But it's not always easy. Knowledgeable specialists can help you get comfortable. They'll also give you tips and tricks to help you and your baby start breastfeeding and stick with it.
Make an Appointment for OB Care
Call 814-877-8950 to make an appointment at Magee-Womens, UPMC Hamot Ob-Gyn Specialty Center.