Take the time during your pregnancy to learn about childbirth choices you can make when planning to have your baby. The more you know, the better decisions you and your physician can make for your needs.
A physician who cares for women during pregnancy and childbirth is an Obstetrician/Gynecologist, commonly called an OB GYN. OB GYNs and hospitals are different in their capabilities, services and performance.
This guide can help you:
Learn about different types of childbirth, including vaginal delivery and Cesarean delivery (C section).
Decide what is important to you. Then you can talk about it with your OB GYN or other health care providers.
Compare OB GYNs and hospitals, based on where they are, what services they offer, their performance and hospital charges.
Find and Compare Obstetric Hospitals or Physicians
on their rates of Cesarean Delivery, Episiotomy, Features/Services and other information.