During Your Pregnancy

Prenatal care

You can choose from a wide variety of care providers during your pregnancy and childbirth based on your situation and preferences.

Not a one-size-fits-most model

All of our doctors and certified nurse-midwives are dedicated to making your birth experience safe and joyful.

Choose a doctor or midwife for your pregnancy

More services for pregnant moms

The OHSU Center for Women’s Health offers a full range of services for women during pregnancy and beyond. Select classes and support care based on your preferences and health needs. Pregnancy is a special time and we want to help you make the most of it.


Acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine

Studies show that acupuncture can help relieve morning sickness, fatigue, headaches, back pain and other symptoms. Our on-site acupuncturists understand how to safely and effectively help you through your pregnancy. View acupuncture and tradtional Chinese medicine options


Mental health and wellness

We provide prenatal and postpartum counseling to support you throughout pregnancy and beyond. Learn more mental health at OHSU


Fertility and reproductive endocrinology

OHSU fertility consultants offer a wide range of services to diagnose and treat infertility. Meet our fertility doctors


Genetic counseling

Prenatal genetic counselors are trained healthcare providers.They can guide you through your genetic screening and testing options during pregnancy. Learn more


Breastfeeding support

OHSU lactation specialists are available every day of the year to help you and your baby get off to a healthy start. OHSU also offers breastfeeding classes for early preparation. See breastfeeding support at OHSU



During pregnancy, you become more aware of nutrition and the important role it plays in helping your baby grow. Whether you have nutrition questions, a high-risk pregnancy, or something in between, our dietitian is here to help. Learn more about nutrition during pregnancy


Physical therapy

Pregnancy and/or delivery may cause aches and pains that we can help you with. Our physical therapists are also specially trained to evaluate and treat pain in pregnancy, incontinence, pelvic floor pain and pain with intercourse. Learn more


Prenatal ultrasound

During your pregnancy, we will keep a close watch over the health and development of your baby (or babies). Our highly-trained staff uses the latest and best equipment available. See more


Childbirth preparation and early parenting classes

We offer a wide variety of classes to support you through your pregnancy, childbirth and early parenting. Find helpful classes