Meet the Pediatricians: Take advantage of this opportunity to meet and interview several pediatricians before choosing the one who is right for your family.
Tours: See firsthand why Woman’s is the “Birthplace of Baton Rouge.” Tours will run every 30 minutes beginning at 8:30 AM in the Labor and Delivery waiting area on the second floor. The final tour will begin at 12:00 PM. Hospital tours are conducted by nurses from Labor and Delivery and Mother/Baby.
Get the dad's perspective on parenting at this all-male practice session with real dads and their babies, including diaper and clothes changing, holding, burping and more.
Learn and discuss the benefits of breastfeeding with a nurse who specializes in lactation consulting. You'll review positioning and proper latch-on, receive suggestions for success and address common concerns about breastfeeding.
Taking a new baby home means an adjustment for every member of the family – mom, dad and sometimes even the family pet. Join us to learn how to care for and help your pet adjust to life with a new baby. For those who don't already have one, we offer tips on what to look for when selecting a family pet.
Car seats save lives and prevent injuries, but only when they are used correctly and consistently. Learn how to protect your precious cargo beginning with the first ride home from the hospital.
Learn what to expect when you bring your newborn home. Discover what is normal and what is not in your baby's ever-changing care. This class will cover common newborn conditions, rashes, normal bowel movements and umbilical cord care.
When should you call the doctor? What are causes for concern? We'll talk about what to do when your baby is sick, including appropriate care for the first three years, and learn how to get the most from your visits to the pediatrician.
and Other Common Pregnancy Discomforts
Pregnancy can be tough on your body. Our physical therapist will show you how to relieve back pain, leg cramps, swelling and more.