Learn about your options for prenatal care below. To schedule a visit with an OB-GYN or certified nurse-midwife, call
858-657-8745. If you are new to UC San Diego Health, call
800-926-8273 to register as a new patient and for assistance in choosing a provider.
With offices in La Jolla, Hillcrest, Encinitas and Scripps Ranch, we offer a full range of general obstetrics care. Choose one of our OB/GYNs, or see a family medicine physician who can care for your entire family.
Meet our OB/GYNs and family medicine physicians.
Our midwives can be found in clinics throughout San Diego. Our patients have the option of giving birth in either La Jolla or Hillcrest, and in the home-like atmosphere of our Birth Centers, or in traditional Labor & Delivery rooms.
Learn more about our midwives.
No matter who you choose for your care provider, the Fetal Care and Genetics Center will perform ultrasound screenings using the latest imaging technology. The center also provides prenatal and genetic counseling, amniocentesis, chorionic villus sampling (CVS), and fetal growth assessments, when appropriate.
Learn more about our Fetal Care and Genetics Center.
If your pregnancy needs specialized care, our team is ready to assist. We are experts in a wide range of complex maternal-fetal conditions, and will work with you to achieve a healthy pregnancy. Among the conditions we treat are pregnancies of twins and other multiples, fetal anomalies, or maternal conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, or lupus.
Learn more about Maternal-Fetal Care (Perinatal Medicine).
Women with a BMI of 35 or higher, or those who have had bariatric surgery, have special needs during pregnancy. Working with a team who understands their challenges — and can provide customized care and support — results in healthier outcomes for both mothers and babies.
Learn more about our Maternal Weight and Wellness Program.