1. Women's Services
  2. Women's Services
  3. Maternity and Pregnancy

Maternity and Pregnancy

Our Pregnancy Services

Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport offers all the services you will need during your pregnancy and delivery as well as after your baby is born. Our experienced obstetricians, gynecologists, maternity and neonatal nurses and staff members are here to provide you and your baby exceptional and compassionate care.

Our childbirth centers include:

  • Prenatal care, including ultrasounds and prenatal screenings
  • Obstetrician-gynecologists (OBGYNs) available 24 hours a day
  • Private labor and delivery suites
  • Epidural pain management and anesthesiologists
  • Neonatology and pediatric support teams
  • Lactation support
  • Hearing screening services
  • Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), including NICU transport, high resolution ultrasound and fetal diagnostics

Our maternal fetal medicine doctors specialize in high-risk pregnancies and prenatal diagnoses, including first-trimester screenings. We have one of only three maternal-fetal medicine doctors in northern Louisiana region, David Lewis, MD.

Our nurses are committed to the health, safety and comfort of you and your baby before, during and after delivery. Our team delivers around 2,000 babies every year, and with the only exclusive women’s and children’s hospital in the area, we have the knowledge, experience and dedication to provide unrivaled care for you and your baby. With our in-house board-certified anesthesiologists available 24 hours a day and our board-certified OBGYNs, you can take comfort in knowing that our team is here no matter what time of day you need us.