Having Your Baby at the Women's Medical Center at Brookwood

With private labor and delivery suites and five-star amenities, the Women's Medical Center at Brookwood is dedicated to ensuring your newest arrival will arrive in comfort and style. Of course, care comes first: with anesthesiologists on site 24 hours a day, a maternal-fetal medicine specialist, and a Level III NICU, we’re prepared to deliver the utmost care for both mother and baby, before and after labor and delivery. Plus, with prenatal education classes and breastfeeding support, we’re not just helping deliver babies—we’re helping people become parents.

Unique Amenities 


In the event that your newest arrival needs extra attention, the devoted specialists of our NICU are here to deliver the utmost care for your baby. Our Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is staffed by board-certified neonatologists, neonatal nurse practitioners, neonatal respiratory therapists, and specially trained registered nurses. Each NICU room is private with 24/7 visitation, rooming-in capabilities, separate parenting lounge and mounted NICVIEW cameras to view baby remotely.

Neonatal Transport

If you’re at another hospital and your baby needs specialized care from our Level III NICU, we are here for you and your newborn.

NICVIEW™ Streaming Camera System

NICVIEW™ is an innovative, small camera system that transmits live, real-time images for parents and family members to view baby remotely when they can’t be in the NICU. Individually mounted at each baby’s bed space and conveniently out of the way for NICU staff to care for the infant, the cameras helps families bond with their preemie when they can’t be in the NICU.

Newborn Photography

We bring experienced, female photographers from Bella Baby Photography to the Mother/Baby floor to capture your baby’s first photograph with a natural, artistic style. Your professional mini photo shoot takes place in the comfort of your hospital room on the baby’s first full day of life. Parents and siblings are also encouraged to participate to create a beautiful family experience.Photos are edited into an online, custom slideshow for you to view shortly after your session. Online viewing and ordering is password protected and only available to those with whom you share your password. This is a great way to share the birth of your baby with family and friends. Online galleries will be available for 14 days after the photos are taken.

Cord Blood Donation

Learn more about cord blood donation at the Women's Medical Center at Brookwood.

Lactation Center

Not only does breastfeeding create an incredible bond between mother and baby, it also provides numerous health benefits for each. Our award-winning, International Board-Certified Lactation Consultants are available 7 days a week to help mother and baby make this beautiful, vital connection.

Call: (205) 877-1978

Pasteurized Breast Milk

At some point during your hospitalization, your baby may require additional nutrition to supplement your breast milk. In these cases, we have pasteurized, donated breast milk available for our patients. The American Academy of Pediatrics, the World Health Organization, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention agree that exclusive breast milk feeding is best, especially to those born prematurely.

Mid-Day Smoothies

Join us for happy hour every afternoon with a delicious smoothie. During your stay, new moms will enjoy a delicious healthy smoothie delivered to the room.

Support Person Meals

After you’ve had your baby, your new family will share many special moments together. But it can be tough to enjoy those moments if every time dinner rolls around, your husband, partner or support person has to go find something to eat. That’s why we’re now offering three meals a day for one support person too. Spend less time running out for food and more time with family.


Cutting-edge treatment options are available for women with pelvic floor disorders including pelvic organ prolapse, bladder and bowel incontinence using a wide array of conservative, medical and surgical treatments.

Cancer Genetics Center

The Brookwood Baptist Cancer Genetics Center is a multi-disciplinary program designed to identify, counsel, and manage women at high risk for breast or ovarian cancer.

Gynecologic Oncology

Our board-certified specialists take a laparoscopic approach to the diagnosis, staging and management of a wide range of gynecological cancers, including cervical, ovarian and uterine, as well as pre-maligant conditions.

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