Delivering the Best in Family-Centered Care

Having a baby is far more than just childbirth. It is a celebrated, family- centered and uniquely cherished life event. Whether this is your first baby or the next in your growing family, we understand that nine months of anticipation evoke a myriad of emotions, wonder and questions. Raritan Bay Medical Center’s full complement of services prepares expectant parents for the exciting journey to come while facilitating a healthy start.

Special Deliveries

Raritan Bay Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of maternity services that combine leading edge medicine with personalized support and amenities for the best possible birthing experience. Our board certified obstetricians, anesthesiologists, neonatologists, pediatricians and Magnet award winning nurses provide an integrated health program addressing the prenatal, birthing and postpartum needs of mothers and their newborns.

Preparing for Childbirth

Raritan Bay Medical Center’s prenatal programs are designed to ease the transition from pregnancy to parenthood and include:

  • Tours for expectant parents
  • Lactation Services
  • Childbirth preparation classes
  • Child car seat safety
  • Infant/child CPR classes
  • Postpartum and infant care information

Each patient receives a customized treatment plan with one goal in mind: Return patients to normal function as quickly and safely as possible.

Perinatology Care

Raritan Bay Medical Center offers perinatology care including advanced diagnostic ultrasound, genetic counseling and other specialized consultations to manage the prenatal needs of women with high-risk pregnancies that may be due to pre-existing medical conditions or multiple births.

Maternity Pavilion

When that precious moment arrives, mothers and their families find comfort in the Dr. Sam Gordon Berkow Maternity Pavilion.

Enveloped within a warm, spacious, nurturing environment, the unit features birthing suites that allow mothers to labor, deliver and recover in one place, as well as surgical suites and a level II neonatal special care nursery.

State-of-the-art clinical capabilities and security are complemented by amenities that promote family bonding, such as sleeper chairs for birthing partners and extended visiting hours.

Integrative Medicine

Raritan Bay Medical Center’s Division of Integrative Medicine fosters the connection between mind, body and spirit through a number of programs offered to maternity patients such as:

  • Massage therapy
  • Reiki
  • Energy medicine
  • Tai Chi
  • Qigong

For a personal tour call the Obstetrics Unit at 732.324.5360.

Those interested in CPR may call 732.324.5393.

For more information about the hospital’s Integrative Medicine programs, call 732.442.3700, ext. 5861.

PERTH AMBOY

530 New Brunswick Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
732.442.3700