Modern care is part of every aspect of labor and delivery at Memorial Hermann Sugar Land.
The comforting environment includes:
- Labor-and-delivery nurses with least 10 years' experience, dedicated to one-on-one care during the birthing process
- Nurses who are specially trained breast-feeding experts
- Anesthesiology available 24 hours a day
- Rooming-in that is encouraged when possible (nursery care is available)
- A "couplet care" model so that mother and baby are cared for together
- A Level II nursery providing 24-hour neonatal coverage
Each of the 13 private suites offers single-room maternity care - labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum - in the same suite. Among the premium amenities in each bright, tastefully decorated room are:
- Comfortable guest bed
- Jacuzzi tub
- Flat-screen television
Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic
You can rest assured that The Birthing Center at Memorial Hermann Sugar Land is prepared for both routine births and high-risk pregnancies.
Our caring staff is trained to care for all childbirth needs, including high-risk obstetrics. Should you need specialized care during your pregnancy, we offer a range of prenatal diagnostic testing and high-risk pregnancy services. Memorial Hermann Sugar Land has partnered with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston to provide a Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic on campus. Services available to high-risk obstetrical patients include:
- Prenatal testing
- Genetic consultation
- Pre-pregnancy counseling
- Specialized fetal care
Please consult your OB/GYN physician to schedule any maternal-fetal medicine services you may require.
Diagnostic testing includes comprehensive and targeted fetal ultrasound, amniocentesis, fetal biophysical profile, non-stress tests, umbilical artery Doppler studies, DNA and enzyme analysis and specialized laboratory diagnostics.
Maternal-fetal medicine services are available during the week from 8:30am to 3:30pm. The clinic is located on the 1st floor of Memorial Hermann Sugar Land, 17500 West Grand Parkway South, Sugar Land, Texas 77479.
For more information, please call (281) 725-5325.
Outpatient Breastfeeding Center
Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital knows that breastfeeding can be challenging but rewarding.
Research studies continue to show breastfeeding as being beneficial for babies and their moms. In conjunction with the Perinatal Unit, the Outpatient Lactation Center provides a full spectrum of services to help mothers with questions and important decisions before delivery, during and after your hospital stay. Our in-house experts are internationally board-certified lactation consultants ready to offer you the best possible advice and instruction.
Hours of Operation
Bosom Babies Boutique
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Specializing in pump sales and rentals, breastfeeding supplies (including nursing bras), and baby clothing.
Outpatient Lactation Center
Consults by appointment only. Fee is based on length of consultation, for more information or to schedule a consult, call (281) 725-5320.
Learn About Postpartum Care
To help you be better prepared for what to expect, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land 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:
- Caring for
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