Pregnancy and Childbirth/Maternity

Comprehensive pregnancy and childbirth services

Having a baby is one of the most exciting and rewarding times in a woman’s life, and Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center is dedicated to providing expectant mothers and newborns with the finest care during this special time. Our high-quality maternity services are provided by obstetricians, labor and delivery specialists, nurses and other caring professionals in a welcoming, comfortable environment.

You’ll find the full spectrum of care from prenatal to post-partum care, including high-risk pregnancy care and advanced labor and delivery services. Our comprehensive care extends beyond delivery, with a full range of educational resources for new parents.

Prenatal care

Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center's comprehensive care begins in the earliest stages of pregnancy, with prenatal checkups and services tailored to your specific needs. You'll learn about proper nutrition and work with your obstetrician to develop a birth plan, choose a pediatrician, and get properly prepared.

Labor and delivery

Our state-of-the-art delivery rooms provide everything doctors, nurses and other maternal specialists need to provide you with excellent care. Experienced labor and delivery staff utilize advanced medical technology, and have the expertise to manage C-section (cesarean) births and other surgical procedures.

Breastfeeding support

Caring maternity nursing staff members are available to provide breastfeeding assistance and education, and classes for new mothers are available.

Support services and education

Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center offers a variety of classes to prepare mothers and families before and after the birth of a child.

Location and Visiting Hours

The Women’s Health Center is located at our North Campus. Visiting hours are 10 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Prepared childbirth classes are free of charge to expectant mothers and their partners. Ask your physician about classes or phone (573) 727-2140 for information or a schedule of classes. 

Baby and Childbirth Classes

Our classes and programs for expectant and new parents will help you learn more about childbirth your new baby.