Due to COVID-19, Oishei Children's Hospital and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital are temporarily implementing an Enhanced Visitation Policy. For further updates see COVID-19 information.

Maternity Services

Labor & Delivery

Birthing Methods

Birthing BallKaleida Health is happy to work with each family to create a birthing experience of their choice. We will do our very best to accommodate any requests, including:

  • Siblings at birth (must attend a special class with the childbirth education department)
  • Laboring in water (Only at John R. Oishei Children's Hospital)
  • Use of birthing balls
  • Doula assisted birth
  • Create a “home-like” birth

If you have a specific birth plan in mind, please contact us ahead of time so that we can be prepared for your labor and delivery.