Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns
Sharp Mary Birch Visitor Information
Whether you're visiting a loved one or here as a patient, we can help. What would you like to do?
- Get driving and parking directions
- Contact or visit a patient
- Eat at the cafeteria
- Buy a gift
- Send an e-card
- Thank a caregiver
- Prepare for your hospital stay (please be sure to disable your browser's pop-up blocker in order to view the guide)
How to find us.
We are located at:
3003 Health Center Drive
San Diego, CA 92123
Get driving and parking directions.
Patient drop-off and pickup is in the roundabout in front of the hospital main entrance.
If using public transportation, take the 25/120 bus to Health Center Drive and Frost Street.
Contact or visit a patient.
We have implemented visitation policies to protect those who are most vulnerable in accordance with the County Health Department order. Please read our updated policy for hospital visitors, including NICU visitation.
Thank you for your understanding and support during this time.
To reach a patient's room, call 858-939-3400 and ask for the patient by name or room number.
Eat with us.
Vending machines are located in the family lounge on the third floor of Sharp Mary Birch.
The Sweet Labors Coffee Cart is located in front of Sharp Mary Birch and is open Monday through Friday, from 6:30 am to 4 pm.
Guest meals are available for purchase from the hospital's Mindful Café through the Grubhub Campus Dining app from 7 am to 7 pm, and are delivered directly to the patient's room. Guest meals through the app allows a support person to order meals and dine in-room with their loved ones. If you are new to Grubhub's Campus Dining, a delivery guide is available in the patient room with step-by-step instructions on how to download the app and place your meal order. Please allow 30 minutes for delivery to the room after the order is placed.
Send a patient an e-card.
If your loved one is staying with us, send a personalized e-card to brighten their day. Your printed message will be hand-delivered within two business days - completely free of charge.
Thank a caregiver.
If you'd like to recognize a Sharp team member who made a difference in your experience, please take a moment to send a note of thanks.
Let us help you.
If you aren't finding what you need, please call us at 858-939-3400.
We'll help find the doctor who's right for you.
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Dr. Kimia Menhaji
"The Sharp Experience is providing excellent care to each patient using evidence-based medicine, and the best surgical techniques in a caring environment and state of the art facilities."
Dr. Emily Cole
"I am passionate about education and ensure that my patients are always well informed."
Dr. Gayatri Chhatre
"I provide the highest level of quality service by developing a collaborative relationship with my patient."
Dr. Jessica Yuan
"I am grateful to be a part of the Sharp community and its emphasis on providing amazing medical care and enhancing the patient experience. "
Dr. Brent Rathbun
"My goal is to empower patients to improve their health so they can take advantage of all the things life has to offer."