Mother and Baby Care at Good Shepherd - Marshall
Complete care for moms and babies

The Family Place at Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall consists of The Birthing Center, which contains five labor and delivery rooms, a surgical birth room, two outpatient rooms where we provide deliveries in a home-like environment and a nursery. Services include outpatient testing, vaginal and surgical deliveries and post-delivery tubal ligations.

Pregnancy, Birth and You

Good Shepherd - Marshall's childbirth preparation class is designed to begin six to eight weeks prior to your due date. This one day interactive class provides labor and delivery preparation for the pregnant woman and her partner/coach. Together you will gain knowledge of the birth process and be able to make personal decisions related to your birth experience. Expecting mothers and their partner will learn about:
  • Stages of labor
  • Breathing and relaxation techniques
  • Roll of the support person
  • Important items needed for your hospital stay
  • What to expect during the postpartum period
  • Receive a tour of our labor/delivery/recovery area and nursery
  • Advantages of breastfeeding
The cost is $10 (per couple) and includes lunch. Classes are held one Saturday per month and are from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. For more information or to sign up, please call 903.927.6776.

Upcoming Class Dates:
February 28
March 28
April 25
May 23
June 20
July 18
August 15
September 26
October 24
November 21
December 19

Lactation Services

Good Shepherd - Marshall offers lactation services via a certified lactation consultant. To speak to a lactation consultant, please call 903.927.6406.

Stay in Touch

At Good Shepherd - Marshall, we are here to help with mother and baby care. For more information, please call 903.927.6776.

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