Your pregnancy and delivery is a special time for you and your family. We understand that choosing your pregnancy care team is one of the most important steps in preparing for the birth of your child. We focus on helping you feel comfortable, informed and safe during your pregnancy and while having a baby . Each year, Banner Health’s maternity teams deliver more than 30,000 babies at our hospitals.
We use the same best practices for maternity care, labor and delivery at all of our locations. This includes following specific guidelines for elective inductions and offering peanut balls for easier labor.
We are here for you from your first visit to your doctor to confirm pregnancy to when you are leaving our hospital with your new baby in your arms. At Banner Health’s hospitals, Banner Health Clinics and Banner Health Centers, we offer complete maternity services — routine and specialized care, education, and support.
Maternity services we offer include:
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At Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, you’ll find all of the maternity care you need, whether your pregnancy is normal and healthy or complicated and high-risk. Our obstetricians have the lowest rate of C-sections and highest rate of vaginal births after cesarean section in Arizona. We specialize in vaginal breech delivery and the vaginal delivery of twins.
You are the most important part of our team, which includes doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners, maternal-fetal medicine specialists, surgeons, neonatologists, perinatal specialists, technicians and other staff members.
We focus on making you feel comfortable, informed and safe while you’re with us and hope you’ll remember this special time at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson.
High-risk pregnancies or pregnancies with special problems need special attention and skill. Our specialists have additional formal training and advanced knowledge of medical, genetic, surgical and obstetrical complications that can occur during pregnancy.
We provide a wide range of personalized care for pregnant women who may or could have a pregnancy or delivery with medical complications, including:
The labor and delivery services at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson focus on a family-centered experience. We provide:
We provide immediate access to specialists in all aspects of mother and baby care, including:
Our complete maternity services include:
The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.