Saint Luke's North Maternity interior

Saint Luke’s North Hospital Maternity Center

Designated a Baby-Friendly® hospital and earned Show Me 5 recognition from Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services

Saint Luke’s North Hospital Maternity Center offers mothers and babies all the comforts of home combined with advanced medical technology, specially trained clinicians, and one-on-one attention. With our centralized location, we conveniently serve the entire northwest Missouri region.

Our maternity center offers:

  • Spacious private rooms with accommodations for your support person
  • A secure environment with restricted access, a separate entrance, and 24-hour security
  • A Levell II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Breastfeeding support from certified lactation consultants during your hospital stay and after discharge
  • Room service meals and refreshments available for birth parent
  • Evidence-based maternity care practices that support breastfeeding

Take a virtual tour to learn more about important locations, such as our Level II NICU, spacious birthing suites, and parking.

Our Saint Luke's North maternity care coordinator is available to answer questions. 

Call us at 816-880-6040 or contact us online.


Saint Luke’s offers a variety of online classes to help prepare for a new baby. Our interactive online courses cover essential information about childbirth, breastfeeding, and newborn care.

Online classes include access to:

  • Videos, animations, optional read-along audio
  • Quizzes, interactive exercises, notes pages, and extended activities
  • Contraction timer
  • Audio library with soothing sounds, lullabies, and relaxation exercises

View classes.


Saint Luke's Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICU) are specially designed nurseries in the hospital that provide around-the-clock care to premature babies and those who need additional support. They are staffed by neonatal health care experts who have special training and equipment to provide the individualized care your baby needs.

Saint Luke’s North Hospital offers a Level II NICU, providing specialty care for babies born at 34 weeks gestation or older, or those recovering from more serious conditions.

Learn more about the NICU.

High-Risk Pregnancy Care

Saint Luke’s Hospital Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialists provide expert and personalized care for high-risk pregnancies. At Saint Luke’s, close monitoring and consistent communication let us better coordinate a personalized care plan.

Learn more about the conditions we treat.

Get to Know Our OB-GYNs

OB-GYNs from Saint Luke's Women's Health North and Hedrick OB-GYN Associates deliver babies at Saint Luke's North Hospital. Watch this video to learn more about our providers.


Ankur Agrawal, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Rebecca J Hamel, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Lori A Kramer, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Cicy Li, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Jason K Sloan, DO

Obstetrics and Gynecology


Saint Luke’s North Hospital Maternity Center   
5830 NW Barry Rd 
Kansas City, MO 
Phone: 816-880-6040 
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Jan. 31, 2023

Saint Luke’s North Hospital Earns Prestigious Missouri Show-Me 5 Recognition from Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services

The award recognizes Saint Luke’s North Hospital as a center of evidence-based maternity care practices that support breastfeeding.
Apr. 3, 2023

Saint Luke’s North Hospital Achieves Baby-Friendly Designation

Saint Luke’s North Hospital is one of only a handful of hospitals in Missouri to achieve this designation.
Jun. 9, 2010

Private Rooms for Baby Delivery at Saint Luke’s North

Kate Wells and her husband, Michael, had taken advantage of the early check-in offer. So when they arrived early that Thursday in May, they could go right to their room.