We recommend that all of our patients attend childbirth education classes.

https://www.pregnancy-passport.com/second-trimester/childbirth-education-and-hospital-tours/

Your Options include:

  • Birth and Beyond: Designed for the Physicians and Midwives Collaborative Practice. Taught by Certified Childbirth Educators who have worked at Inova Alexandria.
    For availability and pricing: Contact Liz at 703-451-5227 or childbirthprep@verizon.net
  • Inova Childbirth Education: For schedules and pricing, please visit:
    http://www.inova.org/wellness/childbirth-education
  • Hynobirthing classes – a form of relaxation that may assist in achieving a natural childbirth.  For more information visit https://us.hypnobirthing.com
  • Bradley Method classes- a 12 week preparation for an unmedicated birth. For more information visit : http://bradleybirth.com

To enhance your childbirth education and help understand what to expect delivering you baby with our midwives and doctors we created two supplemental education classes taught by our delivering midwives.  These classes are a brief overview of birth and labor and are not intended to replace your childbirth education.

  • P&M Prenatal EZ Pass OB Class (less than 12 weeks)

To register please visit: http://www.physiciansandmidwives.com/events/ 

  • P&M Preparing for BIRTHday Class (greater than 32 weeks)

To register please visit: http://www.physiciansandmidwives.com/events/

Inova Alexandria Hospital Tours

This is an excellent one hour tour of the hospital which focuses on the labor and delivery and postpartum units.

http://www.inova.org/wellness/childbirth-education

Hospital Registration

You may register through the following link:

https://www.inova.org/prereg/maternity/#topwww.Inova.org/Childbirth