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Saint Luke’s Maternity and Neonatal Services

Delivering your baby is one of the most important things you’ll ever do. Helping make that amazing experience the best it can be is the most important thing we’ll ever do. Let our skilled doctors and nurses make your birthing experience as comfortable, secure, and joyous as possible.

Saint Luke’s hospitals deliver more than 6,000 babies every year. Our caregivers provide the area’s most comprehensive perinatal and obstetrical services, ranging from low intervention, natural childbirth to high-tech care for high-risk pregnancies, including Level III and Level II neonatal intensive care units (NICU). We offer nurturing, personalized care in a spacious, private suite. You will spend those first few days bonding with your newborn—the way it should be.

Focused on you

We have designed our maternity centers to offer you a comfortable and safe birthing experience. Our features and amenities include:

  • Spacious all-in-one private rooms where moms can labor, deliver, and recover
  • Room service meals and refreshments for family and friends
  • Accommodations for your spouse, partner, or support person
  • Waiting area for family and friends with TV and free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour epidural placement by an anesthesiologist
  • A secure environment with a separate, restricted access entrance and 24-hour electronic infant surveillance
  • Access to the Saint Luke’s Heart of America Mothers’ Milk Bank

Personalized consultation

Our maternity care coordinators are experienced registered nurses who will be with you every step of the way. Together with your care coordinator, you’ll review your health history, hospital procedures, birth plan, pre-admission paperwork, and more during your personal consultation. Call the hospital where you plan to deliver for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Classes for the whole family

Our hospitals offer a variety of hands-on and online classes to help prepare the entire family for a new baby. From newborn care and infant CPR to breastfeeding support and sibling preparation classes, we can arm you with the tools you’ll need to welcome your new addition. View available classes and times.

Experienced Care for High-risk Pregnancies

Saint Luke’s Hospital Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialists specialize in managing more complicated pregnancies and performing complex procedures involving the mother and/or fetus. Learn more.

Focused on baby

Our Baby First Program provides time for you to bond with your baby immediately following delivery. Your baby can learn your unique touch, smell, and sounds. You’ll build a deep, comforting connection through skin-to-skin contact, allowing your baby to feel the soothing rhythm of your heartbeat. All care for the baby is done in the room if possible, and we encourage “rooming-in” so your baby may stay close to you overnight.

Choosing a hospital? Take a tour at Saint Luke’s!

Come see why more than 6,000 families choose to have their babies at Saint Luke’s each year. To schedule a tour, please complete this form or call your desired hospital.

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Saint Luke’s Hospital Maternity Center

4401 Wornall Rd
Kansas City, MO 64111 

Phone: 816-932-2000
Anesthesia: 816-923-2033
Billing: 816-932-5678
Birth certificates: 816-932-3396
Lactation services: 816-932-2511
Breast pumps: 816-932-6007
Maternity care coordinator: 816-932-9810
Parent & family education: 816-932-9810
Maternal & fetal medicine: 816-932-3585
NICU follow-up clinic: 816-932-2170
Teen clinic: 816-932-6100
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Saint Luke’s Cushing Hospital Maternity Center

711 Marshall St
Leavenworth, KS 66048 

Phone: 913-684-1136
Birth certificates: 913-684-1170
Emergency room: 913-684-1144
Social services: 913-684-1100
Surgery coordinator: 913-684-1119
WIC program: 913-250-2040
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Hedrick Medical Center Maternity Center

2799 N Washington St
Chillicothe, MO 64601 

Phone: 660-646-1480
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Saint Luke’s East Hospital Maternity Center

100 NE Saint Luke's Blvd
Lee's Summit, MO 64086 

Phone: 816-347-5000
Billing: 816-932-5678
Birth certificates: 816-347-4678
Lactation services: 816-347-4680
Breast pumps: 816-347-4680
Maternity care coordinator: 816-347-4677
Parent & family education: 816-347-5987
Social services: 816-347-4786
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Saint Luke’s North Hospital Maternity Center

5830 NW Barry Rd
Kansas City, MO 64154 

Phone: 816-918-6000
Billing: 816-932-5678
Birth certificates: 816-880-6040
Breast pump sales/rental: 816-880-2746
Lactation services: 816-880-2746
Maternity care coordinator: 816-880-6227
Outpatient physical therapy: 816-880-6045
Parent & family education: 816-880-6707
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Saint Luke’s South Hospital Maternity Center

12300 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66213 

Phone: 913-317-7795
Billing: 816-932-5678
Birth certificates: 913-684-1170
Breast pump sales/rental: 913-317-7813
Central scheduling: 913-317-7890
Lactation services: 913-317-7813
Maternity care coordinator: 913-317-7800
Outpatient physical therapy: 913-317-7341
Parent & family education: 913-317-7800
Social services: 913-317-7696
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