Pregnancy Care & Birth Stories
Discover the personal stories of families in Maryland and Washington D.C. who trusted their pregnancy and birth care to Adventist HealthCare.
NICU Provides Care When Twins Arrive Early
Rachel Fitzpatrick is the mom of two healthy twin girls. She credits the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center with giving them the care they needed at birth to grow and thrive today.
Read the Fitzpatrick Family’s Story
“Feisty” Preemie Gets Skilled Care
When Amelia Grace Craine was born 14 weeks early, her parents Katie and Paul were scared. But they were able to take part in her care, visit her every day and depend on the specialists at Shady Grove Medical Center’s NICU for the 24/7 care their baby girl needed.
Read the Craine Family’s Story
Browse by Year
All| 2019| 2018
Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center Welcomes First Baby of 2019 Seconds After Midnight
Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center in Rockville, MD rang in the new year with the birth of the hospital’s first baby of 2019!
Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center Welcomes Its First Baby of 2018
Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center’s Birth Center welcomed its first baby of 2018 at 12:03 a.m. on Jan. 1, a girl weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz.
Deliver your baby in a comfortable, safe setting where your team has access to the best resources available. Choose an Adventist HealthCare Birth Center near your home in the Maryland and Washington D.C. area.
Access breastfeeding support, education and services when you partner with Adventist HealthCare during your pregnancy, at the hospital after delivery and when you go home with your baby.
Bringing Baby Home
When you leave the Birth Center and bring your little one home, feel peace of mind knowing you have the continued support and guidance of your Adventist HealthCare team.
At Adventist HealthCare, you’ll receive skilled, compassionate care before, during and after a Cesarean birth.
Rely on every member of your Adventist HealthCare Birth Center team for skilled care and support – so you can focus on yourself and your new baby.
Free Birth Plan Consultation
Request a free birth consultation at Adventist HealthCare. Expect a personalized conversation about how our labor and delivery team can give you the best birth experience.
Getting Ready for Birth
Be prepared to welcome your new baby to the world when you rely on Adventist HealthCare during your pregnancy for services and support.
Labor & Delivery
Turn to the experienced team at an Adventist HealthCare Birth Center for labor and delivery care when it’s time for your baby to be born.