Why Choose Sentara
Welcome to Family Birthplace! We are excited about helping you to have the experience that you want during this amazing and miraculous time. We offer a state-of-the-art facility that includes:
- Spacious, private birthing rooms where you can labor, deliver, and recover with all the comforts of home.
- Low intervention birthing suite.
- Whirlpool tubs for relaxation during labor.
- The option to use nitrous oxide for pain relief during labor.
- Caesarean birth operating room and our mother/baby rooms located within the Family Birthplace unit.
- Clear drapes for Caesarean births.
- Daily rounding from lactation consultants.
- The option to keep your baby in the room with you throughout your stay.
- A centrally-located nursery.
- The Family Birthplace Boutique, offering nursing bras and breastfeeding supplies.