OBGYN, Pregnancy and Childbirth Care
All prenatal classes, hospital tours and outpatient support groups at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns, and Sharp Grossmont Hospital are canceled until further notice. We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak with health officials at all levels to determine when in-person events can resume.
We appreciate your understanding as we continue to focus on the health and safety of our patients, staff, caregivers and community.
Tips and support for new parents.
Bringing home baby means lots of changes — and we're not just talking diapers. We're here to smooth your transition to parenthood with helpful resources and expert advice. Read our helpful new beginnings resource guide (please be sure to disable your browser's pop-up blocker in order to view the guide).
Recovering after childbirth
Find out what to expect and how to recover after a vaginal birth or cesarean delivery.
Baby care classes and support groups
From sleep strategies to baby care basics, we offer classes and support groups that will help you manage your baby's care and strengthen your new role as a parent.
Breastfeeding education and support
We want to help make breastfeeding easier. We're here to answer all your questions and help you and baby with everything from latching techniques to what medications are safe to take while breastfeeding.
How to care for mom and baby after childbirth
Learn the best ways to care for both mom and baby when they return home from the hospital.
- Postpartum depression support group
If you are suffering from the "baby blues," postpartum depression and/or anxiety, we offer a free support group where you can share your experience with other mothers — who feel just like you — and get the understanding and support you need.
Birth certificate information
Learn how to register your child's birth, request a Social Security number, obtain a birth certificate and more.
Child car seat safety
There is nothing more thrilling than taking your baby home from the hospital for the very first time. Here are some tips to ensure it's a safe trip.
Immunization schedule for infants and young children
It's important that all children, especially infants and young children, receive their recommended vaccinations on time. Check out our immunization schedule to learn when your child needs to get immunized.
Choose the best doctor in San Diego for you.
View doctors specializing in obstetrics/gynecology in San Diego.
"I strive to provide a unique environment where women can feel cared for by a knowledgeable, compassionate physician."
"I believe in working with the patient to find the best treatment options for each individual."
"My goal is to provide high quality health care to women throughout all stages of life."
"I take the time to listen to my patients' issues and work with them to find a solution."
"The Sharp Experience means physicians among all specialties collaborating to provide patients with the highest quality of care."
"I feel that a harmonious partnership between doctor and patient is very important."