Our experts provide you and your baby with the best possible care.

You and your baby deserve the best possible care. For pregnancy and childbirth services at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we combine family-centered care with the most current information and advanced technologies. We’ll partner with you for a healthy pregnancy and delivery plan with your individual needs in mind.

Pre-register for your delivery

Make your hospital arrival easier by pre-registering. It only takes 10 minutes to complete the form. Or, register by phone at 614-293-8200.

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Why Choose Ohio State?

Each year, we deliver more than 4,000 Buckeye Babies. From obstetrics and gynecology nurses, anesthesiologists and pediatrics staff, our pregnancy and childbirth experts work as a team for you and your baby.

  • Our specialists work in every area of obstetrics and neonatal care, and are highly experienced in the latest procedures.
  • Our state-of-the-art facility includes advanced equipment and resources for every kind of pregnancy and delivery.
  • We provide personalized care, incorporating your individual needs into your care plan.
  • We offer premium delivery rooms for mothers-to-be, including renovated, private rooms and services for dads/supporters.
  • Since we're an academic medical center, we’re the first to offer the latest treatments.

Our Services

General obstetrics care

Expert obstetrical care and testing

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Ohio State's maternity center

A family-centered birth experience

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Neonatal intensive care unit

Advanced care for premature and critically ill newborns

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Pregnancy and childbirth classes and tours

Labor, birth and childcare education

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Buckeye Baby Photos Login

Welcome to Buckeye Babies

Buckeye Babies is the official Web nursery for babies born at the OSU Maternity Center. It is a free service to new parents that enables them to post their babies’ photo on our secure Web site for friends and family to see.

We believe in protecting the confidentiality and ensuring the safety of our newest arrivals and their parents. For this reason, we have "password protected" this site meaning only those to whom you have been provided the special password can view baby’s photo and birth information.

If you have been given a password, please click the link below to access the Buckeye Babies Web nursery images, hosted on Bella Baby. If you are delivering your baby at OSU Wexner Medical Center, you will be provided with information during your hospital stay on how to: schedule your baby's photo, post on Buckeye Babies Web nursery and order printed photos. 

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Tips from our Experts

Labor, delivery and midwifery

Jonathan Schaffir, MD, describes the benefits of choosing obstetrical care at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. For low-risk patients, OSU even offers midwifery services.

When to call your doctor

Jonathan Schaffir, MD, describes dangerous symptoms to watch for anytime during pregnancy, such as heavy bleeding, lack of baby movement or leakage of fluid.

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