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Labor & Delivery

UTMB Labor & Delivery provides a family-centered child birth experience that includes labor, delivery, and recovery for normal and low-risk maternity patients. We also have medical and nursing staff available to care for those patients that are high risk or critically ill. Our team consists of highly skilled obstetric and maternal-fetal medicine physicians, certified nurse midwives, and registered nurses. Our hospitals' and clinics’ staff members are accomplished, top-rated, licensed health care professionals and experienced administrative staff. We are committed to providing personalized care to every patient that we serve in our facilities.

UTMB's Labor & Delivery offers the following services:

  • High-risk obstetrical care
  • Critical Care Obstetrics
  • 24 – hour anesthesia support
  • Dedicated OR suites
  • 24 – hour language assistance
  • Infant secured unit
  • Perinatal Residence


Galveston Campus - Newly Renovated Labor & Delivery Suites 

UTMB's Galveston Labor & Delivery is currently a 35-bed unit specializing in the care of pregnant women during the antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum stages of their pregnancy. We deliver approximately 5,500 babies per year.

We'd love to share our newest addition with you and your baby. Our newly renovated unit includes spacious birthing suites that offer a “family-centered” birth experience, allowing the family to experience the entire birth process – labor, delivery, and recovery – in a single area. These rooms can comfortably accommodate family members and caregivers including physicians, midwives, nurses, and the pediatric team.

New Labor and Delivery suites

Because safety for mother and baby is always the first consideration, all birthing suites are equipped with everything needed for a safe and healthy delivery. Plus, we've added a few extras to make the event one that is comfortable and easy to share with the chosen loved ones, including convertible sleep chairs, flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom with walk-in shower.

Our newly renovated Labor & Delivery unit contains:

  • 20 birthing suites for labor, delivery, and recovery
  • 2 ICU beds for critically ill OB mothers
  • 4 bed PACU
  • 5 triage rooms
  • 4 dedicated OR suites
  • Infant secured unit

League City Campus - Labor, Delivery, Recovery Mother/Baby Rooms Now open!

UTMB League City Campus offers exceptional care for mothers and their healthy newborns in spacious LDRP rooms. Here, families stay in the same room throughout their birthing experience and Mother-Baby stay.

Our new Labor, Delivery, Recovery Mother/Baby Rooms contains:

  • Birthing suites designed with significant input from patients, nursing staff and physicians
  • Oversized room for mom and baby to stay together
  • Large, private bathroom in each room designed to accommodate mom’s personal belongings
  • Free Wi-Fi, comfortable sofa-bed, rocking glider chair, oversized windows
  • Controlled lighting in each area of the room (mom’s bed, bassinet area, family area)
  • Nursery with private “teaching” room
  • Additional counter space for mom’s flowers and gifts
  • Nurse practitioner (Neonatal) on staff 24/7

Angleton Danbury Campus - The Peklo Women's Pavilion, a beautiful state-of-the art facility

The Peklo Women's Pavilion is beautiful state-of-the art facility offering point of care: labor, delivery and post and antepartum are inclusive in the same room with the same healthcare professional.

If you are like most expectant parents, you have a number of questions about your pregnancy, your health, your baby's health and more. UTMB Health Angleton Danbury Campus' team of experienced physicians and nurses provides the information you need to prepare for the big event. Information and communication with your physician and hands-on teaching after delivery in Our experienced team will assist you with the skills needed to give you and your family the great beginning you deserve.

Our nursing staff is committed to providing the best care available in a manner that is responsive to your needs. The nursing staff has been educated to meet your comprehensive health care needs in a professional, sensitive manner. Our goal is to meet the physical, emotional, and educational needs related to your treatment.

Upon your arrival to our unit, we will assign a team to your care. This team believes that preventive health care should be a priority for all women. It is our desire to assist you in becoming more knowledgeable about matters that affect your health. We want your recovery and stay with us to be a positive experience.

Our spacious, sunny birthing rooms are designed with your comfort and care in mind. In fact, many of our new mothers at UTMB Health Angleton Danbury Campus remark that they feel right at home in the welcoming atmosphere of the mother and child rooms of The Peklo Women's Pavilion. Everything from the beautiful decor to the personal touch of the dedicated nurses makes this wondrous family experience an even more joyous occasion.

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Galveston Campus Labor and Delivery
John Sealy Hospital
301 8th Street, 3rd floor
Galveston, TX 77555
(409) 772-2893

League City Campus Labor and Delivery
League City Campus Hospital
2240 Gulf Freeway South, 2nd floor
League City, TX 77573
(832) 505-3320

Angleton Danbury Campus Labor and Delivery
Peklo Women's Pavilion
132 E. Hospital Drive, 2nd floor
Angleton, TX 77515
(979) 848-9180

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