Care for Women
Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital understands the unique needs of women of all ages. From breast and bone health, to maternity and children’s care, to gynecological surgeries, Memorial Hermann Southwest is committed to delivering compassionate and comprehensive, award-winning care to women throughout their lives.
Labor and Delivery
At Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital, it is our goal to make every woman's pregnancy and childbirth an extraordinary experience. Our skilled medical staff and nurses will provide you and your baby with award-winning care in a safe, nurturing environment. From informative parenting classes to beautiful, private birthing suites, Memorial Hermann Southwest has it all.
Have you chosen Memorial Hermann Southwest as your birthing environment? Learn more about preregistration and what to expect on the day of delivery.
Care for High Risk Pregnancies
Through our affiliation with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, we provide on-site diagnostic testing, genetic counseling and specialized fetal care to women with high-risk pregnancies. These women are referred by their obstetricians because of conditions and complications such as diabetes, hypertension, multiple fetuses, preterm labor or other fetal indications. Learn more.
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – NICU
The NICU at Memorial Hermann Southwest offers the highest level of care available in the Fort Bend-Southwest Houston area. Find out more about our NICU, including kangaroo care, our NICU Navigator, respiratory therapy and our dedicated discharge planner.
A Texas Ten Step Facility, as designated by the Texas Department of State Health Services, our international board-certified lactation experts are available for one-on-one consultations to assist mothers. Learn more.
We host classes about labor, delivery, breastfeeding, infant care and transitioning your newborn into the family. Find classes and training for parents, siblings and other caregivers.
Breast Care Center
The Memorial Hermann Southwest Breast Care Center offers several advantages over conventional screening facilities, including specially trained board-certified breast radiologists to read your mammogram, the latest technologies and techniques for diagnosis, and short wait times for appointments after a suspicious area is found, reducing your anxiety faster and getting you into treatment sooner. For added convenience, you can now schedule your appointment online 24/7 with ScheduleNow.
Learn About Postpartum Care
To help you be better prepared for what to expect, Memorial Hermann Southwest offers you a free booklet via download of A New Beginning, Your Personal Guide to Postpartum Care available
anytime throughout your pregnancy or after. This booklet will help you
understand how to care for yourself and your baby after birth. The
more knowledge you have, the more likely you will approach your personal
journey with confidence and a positive perspective. Topics include:
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