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.
Safe Sleep For Your Baby
The Dr. Sam. Gordon Berkow Maternity Pavilion prides itself on its Safe Sleep environment. As a Safe Sleep unit we follow the most current best practices and standards to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other sleep-related causes of infant death.
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
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.
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.
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.
Raritan Bay Medical Center’s Division of Integrative Health fosters the connection between mind, body and spirit through a number of programs offered to maternity patients such as:
To schedule a personal tour of Dr. Sam Gordon Berkow Maternity Pavilion – Obstetrics Unit, call 1800DOCTORS
Those interested in CPR may call 732.324.5393.
For more information about the hospital’s Integrative Health programs, call 732.324.5257
530 New Brunswick Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
With locations in Perth Amboy and Old Bridge, New Jersey, Raritan Bay Medical Center delivers critical world-class healthcare services care to Monmouth and Middlesex County residents. As providers of first-class healthcare in the areas of stroke, cardiology, cancer, physical rehabilitation, pulmonary rehabilitation, pediatric medicine, Raritan Bay Medical Center continues to stay on the forefront of medicine.
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