Why Bridgeport Hospital for Maternity

The choices you make when having your baby are very important. At Bridgeport Hospital, you and your baby will be cared for by a skilled team of maternity specialists from board-certified physicians, nationally-certified nurses and midwives to experts in high-risk pregnancies. And we’re part of Yale New Haven Health. That’s why so many expecting parents trust Bridgeport Hospital.

In the rare event you require special medical care during your pregnancy and/or labor, you can rest assured knowing you are in one of the most sophisticated hosptials in the area with experts in treating women with high-risk pregnancies and specialists in newborn care.

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Neonatology

Neonatologists specialize in the care of infants with low birth weight or who are critically ill. They work as a team with our perinatologists to ensure the best care for pregnant women and their babies. 

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Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Our 20-bassinet Newborn Intensive Care Unit is the area's highest level unit, (level IIIB), where premature, low-birth weight or critically ill newborns are given special care.

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The Birthplace

The Birthplace at Bridgeport Hospital provides services in partnership with your obstetrician, using the highest level of sophisticated technology. The experienced and knowledgeable doctors and nurses at Bridgeport Hospital bring almost 2,600 new lives into the world each year.

The Birthplace offers:

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