Compassionate postpartum care in San Antonio

At Methodist Healthcare, we don't stop caring for you after you give birth. Our team is dedicated to providing you with care and support, even after you've returned home. Whether it's your first baby or your fifth, we want to help you and your family adjust to life with your new addition.

To learn more about our postpartum care services, please call the Methodist Healthcare HealthLine at(210) 575-0355.

After labor and delivery, our team offers a variety of services, including lactation services, counseling and a support group with other new moms.

Breastfeeding support

We have international board-certified lactation consultantson staff to help you learn and practice proper breastfeeding techniques. We also have a Texas Ten Step designation, showing our dedication to improving maternity care practices in birthing facilities.

You have access to our lactation services Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

You and your partners may walk into our Methodist Women’s Center and weigh your baby at our free baby weighing station. The Methodist Women’s Center is located at 4499 Medical Drive, Suite 340, San Antonio, TX 78229.

Postpartum support and counseling

In addition to comprehensive women's care, we offer the following services for new moms and moms-to-be:

  • Individual counseling
  • Couples counseling
  • Beyond Baby Blues class and support group
  • Postpartum depression screening

These services are by appointment only. Please call (210) 575-0261to schedule an appointment.

Stork’s Nest

At the Stork’s Nest, located at Methodist Women’s Center, you will find everything you need for pregnancy and breastfeeding. We offer a selection of breast pumps for rent or for sale, nursing bras, nursing creams, specialty feeding items for baby and much more.