Maternity
Bringing a child into the world is a remarkable experience. At Emerson Hospital, we provide an exceptional environment and the finest medical expertise to ensure that your child’s birth is as special as it deserves to be — for you and your family.

Take a closer look at all the maternity resources Emerson Hospital offers, right here, close to home:
  • The beautiful Clough Birthing Center, staffed by an experienced team of professionals dedicated to making your delivery as serene, personal and comfortable as possible. 
  • The option for care from a certified nurse-midwife who supports you in the choices you make for your birthing experience
  • The region’s only Level II special care nursery, directed by a Massachusetts General Hospital neonatologist, for newborns with complex medical issues requiring intensive monitoring or medical care 
  • Comprehensive obstetrics care from a team of board-certified obstetrician-gynecologists as well as certified nurse-midwives 
  • High-risk pregnancy care, usually found only in tertiary-care hospitals, providing advanced maternal-fetal medicine services from a Brigham & Women’s Hospital perinatologist
  • An array of support services and groups, including prenatal childbirth classes and new mom support groups 
Plus, Emerson Hospital provides comprehensive diagnosis, evaluation, consultation and treatment for infertility through our affiliation with the Reproductive Science Center of New England.
 

Count on Emerson to deliver the childbirth experience you expect

We’re here to ensure that your pregnancy and childbirth experience is everything you and your family expect. You can count on our team to work closely with you throughout each stage of pregnancy, labor, delivery and postpartum care, taking a family-centered approach that respects your unique needs and concerns.

 

Schedule a Tour

During a tour of our Clough Birthing Center you'll have the opportunity to see our comfortable, private birthing rooms, as well as our skilled nursing staff. In addition, you will receive information on our pregnancy and childbirth classes, a list of health care providers and the chance to have your questions answered.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 crisis, all prenatal childbirth classes and Clough Birthing Center tours have been suspended until further notice. Click here for online childbirth classes that we find useful, though they are not affiliated with Emerson Hospital.

Visit our Clough Birthing Center page to watch a virtual tour.

 

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Giving Birth at Emerson During the COVID-19 Crisis

3/27/2020
Avery Fisher, a certified nurse-midwife with AFA OB/GYN, answers questions that pregnant moms and their partners may have about giving birth at Emerson Hospital during the COVID-19 crisis.

Emerson’s Special Care Nursery Newly Renovated

12/26/2019
Extra comforts for newborns and parents in Emerson's special care nursery have arrived thanks to recent renovations.

Below the Waist: The Importance of Pelvic Health

12/9/2019
The pains of child birth extend beyond the day your child arrives. Read how new and soon-to-be moms can avoid painful experiences months after giving birth.

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Brigham and Women's Hospital IVF New England Massachusetts General Hospital