OBGYN, Pregnancy and Childbirth Care
Pregnancy and Childbirth Programs and Services
Learn about the various pregnancy and childbirth programs and services available at Sharp.
Breastfeeding education and support program.
Sharp HealthCare is committed to helping you give your baby the best possible start in life, and offers a comprehensive breastfeeding education and resources program.
Childbirth and parenting classes.
Sharp HealthCare offers pregnancy and childbirth classes and support groups throughout San Diego in both English and Spanish to show parents how to prepare for childbirth and manage their babies' care after delivery.
Cord blood banking.
Your baby's umbilical cord blood is a rich source of special blood cells called stem cells, which are the building blocks for blood, organs, tissue and the immune system, and they are genetically unique to each baby. Learn about the opportunity to save your baby's umbilical cord stem cells via cord blood banking.
High-Risk pregnancy programs.
Learn about Sharp's high-risk pregnancy programs for treating pregnancy complications and how to know if you may be at risk.
Labor and delivery services.
Learn how you can prepare for your labor and delivery — for both vaginal births and Cesarean sections — and what to expect both at the hospital and once you are recovering at home.
Our neonatal intensive care units.
The neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) at Sharp are state-of-the-art environments that provide around-the-clock, lifesaving care for newborns and their families.
Postpartum care services.
Learn what to expect once you are home from the hospital and how you can best care for yourself and your newborn.
Prenatal care services.
Whether you're planning to become pregnant or already expecting, there are many things you can do to help minimize pregnancy and delivery complications.
We'll help find the doctor who's right for you.
View doctors specializing in obstetrics/gynecology in San Diego.
Dr. Kim Goodwin
"The Sharp Experience means providing excellent medical care in a caring environment with state-of-the-art medicine."
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. Ariel Shuckett
"The Sharp Experience signifies a warm and fostering environment that delivers exceptional patient care."
Dr. Andrea Journagin
"The Sharp Experience means exceeding patients' expectations by providing the highest quality women's health care possible."
Dr. Maia Uli
"The Sharp Experience means receiving the best possible care in the best environment possible."
Dr. Craig Saffer
"Nothing compares with the joy of assisting during the birth of a child. It's an honor to share such an important part of a patient's life."
Dr. Lisa Ann Johnston
"I take the time to listen to my patients' issues and work with them to find a solution."
Dr. Mark Zyman
"I foster open communication to deliver the highest quality of patient-centered care."