Karmanos Natural Birth Center
The Karmanos Center for Natural Birth provides a supportive, home-like environment for expectant mothers looking for a safe natural childbirth experience. With nurses and caregivers that are trained in holistic birth approaches, you can expect to be prepared with the education and relaxation techniques needed to experience the benefits of a natural childbirth.
In addition to providing six private suites designed to enable a mind-body connection, our care team works with you to create a customized birth plan, ensuring you’re empowered to be an active participant of your birth experience. Along with the most preferred obstetricians in Michigan, you’ll also have the most experienced team of neo-natal specialists, just in case.
Some of the features offered for extra comfort during labor include:
*specially trained nurses who are well equipped to help mothers navigate natural childbirth in a safe and supportive environment
*holistic techniques to manage your comfort during labor including hydrotherapy, aromatherapy, massage, and position-changing tools such as birthing balls
*an indoor walking path and a beautiful, outdoor walkable garden that promote movement during labor
*large hydrotherapy tubs for use during labor
*a designated baby care area, which allows your newborn to room-in with you at all times
*a warm, soothing design for a restful, home-like environment
*bathrooms with spa-like finishes and massaging shower heads
*cozy furniture including sleeper sofas for loved ones who will join you during your stay
*flat screen televisions, complimentary Wi-Fi and CD players with iPod docking stations for your personal music selection
*a private waiting room for friends and family