Delivery

Instructions for delivery:

Contact us at (757) 425-1600

If you call after office hours you will be connected with our answering service to speak with a physician.

Night or Weekends: (757) 425-1600 to be connected to our answering service

If your water breaks, please go to Sentara Princess Anne Hospital Birthing Center as soon as possible.

If this is your first baby and your water has not broken, go to the hospital when your contractions are 3-5 minutes apart.

If this is not your first baby and your water has not broken, go to the hospital when your contractions are 5-8 minutes apart.

If you have had a cesarean section and plan for a trial of labor, go to the hospital when your contractions are 5-8 minutes apart.

If you are scheduled for a cesarean section and your water breaks or you begin to have regular contractions go to Sentara Princess Anne Hospital.

The Birth Experience
Information you need for creating a Birth Plan at Sentara Princess Anne Hospital.