A mom snuggles with her newborn baby in bed at the hospital.

Exceptional care for birth and beyond

At the Lakeview Hospital Birth and Women’s Center, we’re here for every beginning. From childbirth classes to delivery and postnatal care, we provide comprehensive services and support for mothers and babies.

Our birth center is a Level II nursery that offers private birthing suits with modern resources tailored to your personal birth plan. We provide integrative therapies, like aromatherapy and hydrotherapy, plus a variety of pain management options to help make moms more comfortable. Because of our high-quality maternal care, Lakeview is recognized as a Birthing-Friendly hospital by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

But the Birth and Women’s Center isn’t just for labor and delivery.Our OB-GYN doctors and midwives partner with our pediatricians and family medicine teams to offer a wide range of care that includes family planning, childbirth education, prenatal care and post-partum follow-up.

Your birth. Your way.

You’ve imagined how you want this day to go, and we’re here to help make that vision a reality. Whether you’re interested in aromatherapy, or you have a special playlist you’d like to listen to, our team will be by your side to give you peace of mind and expert care every step of the way.

When it’s time to welcome your little one into this world, you want a team you can count on. At the Birth and Women’s Center, we combine medical expertise with a warm inviting environment to give you an experience to remember.

Our center was designed with maximum comfort in mind. From large labor and delivery rooms with private bathrooms to our level II special care nursery.

We’ll help you understand your options and support your preferred birth plan.

At check-in you’ll receive a warm welcome and guidance for next steps.

Patient rooms are designed to be serene spaces for birth and family bonding.

We provide hydrotherapy tubs for laboring.

Patient room amenities include a refrigerator, TV and pullout chair bed.

Family members enjoy a cozy waiting area with TV, refrigerator, coffee and more.

We offer two different prenatal classes to help prepare new parents for life with their little one. During our breastfeeding class, you’ll learn the benefits of breastfeeding for mom and baby, positioning techniques, partner's involvement, and information about choosing and using a breast pump.

Our Childbirth Education classes give you the opportunity to connect with other soon-to-be parents in a relaxed, small-group setting as you learn about childbirth and caring for your baby.

Baby Café is a free service designed for moms and babies. Talk with a lactation consultant and get all of your breastfeeding questions answered in a relaxing environment among other new mothers. Each session is facilitated by a board-certified lactation consultant.

For updated information on Baby Café session dates and times, visit our "Stillwater Baby Café" group on Facebook, or e-mail LVlactationconsultants@healthpartners.com.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)