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Women's Care

The Birthing Center

Having a baby is one of the most sacred moments in life. You need a hospital that is attentive to your individual choices for your baby's birth, a place where doctors, midwives and nurses support you and your family in developing a birthing plan to create your own personalized birthing experience. That is what you will find at The Birthing Center at Saint Thomas Midtown.

The Birthing Center offers expectant families a truly memorable childbirth experience: holistic, highly specialized maternity care in a home-like environment within the walls of our beautiful facility.

"We are thrilled to announce that we are expanding our services to cater to families interested in having a holistic, natural birthing experience. The beauty of this space is that it is within the walls of our highly specialized hospital should mom or baby need extra support."
- Kristen Toth, VP of Women's and Children's Services, Saint Thomas Health

At The Birthing Center you can soften the lights, play your own music, and walk around the room at your leisure in the comfort of your private home-like birthing suite.


  • Comfortable home-like birthing suites
  • Labor Tubs
  • Birthing Balls
  • Squatting Bars
  • In room refrigerators
  • Large flat screen televisions
  • Labor stools
  • Doula Services
  • Lactation Support

Who can use The Birthing Center?

The Birthing Center is designed for low risk moms and healthy babies. Families interested in utilizing The Birthing Center will participate in an introductory orientation course to prepare for delivery. Consent from your physician and pediatrician will also be required.

For more information please call 615-284-6455.