For Those Expecting More

Few experiences compare to the joy of bringing a new baby into the world. Throughout the Galesburg, Kewanee and Monmouth area, OSF HealthCare provides the care and comfort you, your family and newborn need during this time. For the nine months of your pregnancy journey, OSF HealthCare is excited to be there for you, whether it be the need for an obstetrician, a certified nurse-midwife or specialized care through the maternal-fetal clinic.

Meet our Providers

Get the kind of care that will make the difference for you and your baby, whether it be in Galesburg, Monmouth or Kewanee.

Our Birthing Center

At OSF HealthCare St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg, you will discover our Birthing Center is a warm, comfortable, home-like setting for labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum. Our patients tell us the relaxing environment and compassionate care feels like home, which helps make the birth of their child an even more memorable experience.

We serve residents from throughout the Galesburg, Kewanee and Monmouth region.

OSF HealthCare St. Mary Medical Center
3333 N. Seminary St.
Galesburg, Illinois 61401
(309) 344-3161

You Expect. We Deliver.

The Birthing Center at OSF St. Mary is large enough to provide a comprehensive range of services, yet small enough to assure individualized care for you and your family. The services offered at the OSF St. Mary Birthing Center isn't all the support expectant women in the Galesburg, Kewanee and Monmouth region receive. We are here for you with expert care and ready to see you through your healthy pregnancy and delivery.

High-Risk Pregnancy

Should a pregnancy be considered high-risk, outpatient maternal-fetal care is available in Galesburg by referral for patients with complex pregnancies. We care for women who have their own individual health complications before, throughout, and/or following their pregnancies, such as gestational diabetes, advanced age, high blood pressure, obesity, congenital heart defects, genetic disorders or addiction. Our specialists also care for babies with high-risk concerns, such as birth defects and abnormalities.

Certified Nurse-Midwives

Specializing in natural childbirth, Certified Nurse-Midwives provide individualized education and prenatal care to pregnant mothers. They can also help with family planning and provide guidance with breastfeeding and other newborn care issues. In addition, midwives provide general gynecological care. Appointments are available in Galesburg by calling (309) 344-1000 and in Kewanee by calling (309) 852-7700.

OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois

Our connection with OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois ensures immediate access to pediatric specialists if it's ever needed. It is a state-designated Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center – the only one in Illinois outside Chicago – and the first state-designated pediatric critical care hospital. It is the area's Regional Perinatal Center in combination with Illinois' only Level IV neonatal intensive care unit and Level I Trauma Center – both the highest level of care available. The Congenital Heart Center is one of the Midwest's top heart programs, and it's also home to the only Pediatric Diabetes Resource Center in downstate Illinois. U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Pediatric Urology and Neonatology departments among the top in the country.

Preparing for Baby

Birth and Maternity Classes

To prepare families for the birthing experience, OSF St. Mary in Galesburg provides a wide variety of classes on different topics for residents throughout the region. These classes are provided for expectant parents and siblings to help you prepare your home in advance of your little one's arrival, give you a glimpse at what to expect at delivery and guide you through the "how-to's" of caring for your newborn.

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Car Seat Safety

We offer consultations, Monday through Friday, with our certified car seat specialist to ensure your infant is secured correctly for the ride home.

Call (309) 344-3161 x 3398