The childbirth education class from Doctors Hospital of Laredo is a series of two classes, held monthly. The first class includes labor and delivery procedures, the labor process, pain management, postpartum and a tour of the Women's Center. The second class includes breastfeeding basics and newborn care.
We recommend that mom and her support person register and attend as soon as she knows she is pregnant. Children are not permitted in this class. Classes are FREE.
Location: Doctors Hospital Community Center
Dates: Sessions are held on the first two Tuesdays of each month from 6 – 8 p.m.
Instructors: Kris Lugo, RN and Maria Noela Avila, RN, IBCLC, Lactation Consultant
Or call 1-877-992-1711 (7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday) to sign up and confirm class dates.
If you have questions or concerns involving childbirth, infant feeding and your hospital stay, please call Kris at 956-523-2272 or Noela at 956-523-2530.