Prepare for a healthy new baby by taking care of yourself during your pregnancy. The birth team at LewisGale offers prenatal education to help you prepare for the best possible pregnancy and delivery.

Our Prenatal Services

Participate in helpful classes and facility tours at LewisGale. You’ll learn about important topics affecting your pregnancy, your health and the health of your baby such as:

  • Nutrition and exercise
  • Your changing body
  • Prenatal and postnatal fitness
  • Relaxation for childbirth
  • Breathing & coping techniques
  • Coaching techniques & the role of the coach
  • What to expect during different phases of labor
  • Pain management & medications used
  • Preparation for a cesarean section
  • Breastfeeding
  • Finding a pediatrician
  • Immediate newborn care and hospital routines
  • Infant CPR
  • Nutrition services available with physician referral

Classes for Partners, Families and Friends

We encourage the whole family to get involved and attend any of our classes. For more information on classes and support groups available at the LewisGale Maternity Center of your choice, call our Consult-a-Nurse® team at (877) 242-2362.

Tours and Resources

Tour one of our Maternity Care Centers and see for yourself all that we do to make your stay with your new baby healthy, happy and memorable. Call our Consult-a Nurse® team at (877) 242-2362 to schedule a tour.

View our online calendar of classes and events.

Specialized Pregnancy Care

If you’re pregnant or considering getting pregnant, schedule an appointment with an experienced LewisGale obstetrician as soon as possible—for your health and the health of your baby. Our team also includes specialists in genetic counseling and high-risk pregnancy.

View our network of obstetricians.

Pregnancy and Birth Resources

Check out our online Health Library for comprehensive maternity resources, including virtual pregnancy and birthing classrooms.