Maternity service

In addition to being the only hospital in Dubai accredited as Baby Friendly, Mediclinic City Hospital also provides the following support

Antenatal Support

  • Free Antenatal Classes
  • Free Maternity tours – a guided tour into the maternity ward:
  • Maternity Services Hotline – to answer queries related to antenatal care, labor or delivery
  • Educational video explaining the stages of pregnancy and your birthing experience at Mediclinic.
  • Access to latest diagnostic and prenatal tests at Mediclinic’s fetal medicine unit
  • Access to Mediclinic baby to track your pregnancy details.

During Delivery

  • Expert care around-the-clock from our multicultural team of midwives
  • Spacious private rooms with sleeper couch for your companion
  • Full entertainment selection and free WiFi
  • VIP rooms available for those who seek an even more luxurious setting
  • Choice of freshly cooked meals from our varied menu
  • Welcome package on arrival including a range of quality amenities for mother and baby

Postnatal Support

  • Free newborn hearing screening
  • Lactation Clinic (subject to preference)
  • Advice on kangaroo care to give your baby the most comforting start in life
  • Onsite issue of birth certificate
  • Free passport photos for your baby (soft copy)
  • Celebratory cake
  • Free Mediclinic baby bag filled with essential items for baby
  • Escort to vehicle on departure to ensure you are familiar with how to strap baby safely into his car seat

AFTER YOU’VE GONE HOME

  • Post-discharge phone call to check all is well
  • Complimentary consultation with a dietician to advise on postnatal diet to ensure you maintain your health and strength
  • Access to women’s health physiotherapy services
  • Access to post-discharge support services including Mother support groups and advice Services hotlines
  • One free post-discharge consultation with an OB/GYN for the mother if not covered by insurance (not applicable for independent doctors)
  • Dedicated breastfeeding facilities within the hospitals for follow-up visits
  • Discounted vaccination package for baby for two years after birth
  • Access to support for mothers who suspect they be suffering from postpartum blues or depression
  • Vouchers for discounted products and services in your area
  • Access to free infant massage training