Childbirth Center at Willowbrook

Mother with newborn baby
The birth of a child, be it your first or fourth, is a momentous event for your entire family, which is why we believe in family centered, supportive care. Delivering more than 3,500 babies a year, the experts at Houston Methodist Childbirth Center at Willowbrook offer the highest quality prenatal, labor, delivery, postpartum and neonatal care, experienced providers and advanced monitoring technology — all focused on you and your baby.

Comprehensive Care for You and Your Baby

Our comfortable, family focused facility offers:

  • A highly experienced team of board-certified obstetricians, maternal-fetal medicine specialists, anesthesiologists, nurse practitioners, lactation consultants and pediatricians, as well as 24/7 obstetric hospitalists focused solely on expectant mothers
  • Level III neonatal intensive care unit in partnership with Texas Children´s Hospital, offering the latest in neonatal care, state-of-the-art equipment and pediatric subspecialists to assist in the care of your baby.
  • Neonatologists and critical care staff specially trained to monitor premature babies, 24 hours a day

Services We Offer

At Houston Methodist Childbirth Center at Willowbrook, our mission is to create a supportive environment for you and your baby, providing the best birthing experience possible. Our services include:

  • A wide array of childbirth classes to help prepare you for labor and delivery, plus relaxation and breathing techniques
  • Comfortable birthing suites for your labor and delivery, as well as private, family centered mother-baby suites ideal for bonding with your baby
  • Comprehensive pain management based on your wishes and your doctor’s recommendations, including epidural anesthesia that allows you to remain alert and involved in your baby’s delivery
  • Wireless fetal monitoring for mothers with a high body mass index (BMI) that minimizes the risk of maternal/fetal heart rate confusion and offers greater freedom to move around during labor 
  • Vaginal birth after cesareans (VBACs) deliveries 
  • Level III NICU: 24-hour monitoring of premature babies by specially trained medical teams that include neonatologists, nurse practioners and other critical care nurses and support staff
  • Basic and advanced newborn care, which includes an onsite pediatrician who can see your baby in the hospital, as well as onsite lactation consultants, seven days a week
  • Complete newborn health screenings, including a blood test to detect and treat more than two dozen conditions. We also provide complete hearing screening services by experienced staff supported by audiologists
  • Infant security program that includes identification bands for babies and parents with security sensors to ensure maximum safety during your stay with us

Schedule a Tour
We know you’ll find our warm and caring environment the perfect place to welcome the newest addition to your family. Call 281.757.2500 to schedule a tour.

For more information or to find a physician, call 281.737.2500.
Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
18220 State Hwy. 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.737.1000