Best Labor and Delivery Hospitals in New Orleans (With Reviews)

Pregnancy and Postpartum Care for Everyone

In New Orleans, several hospitals stand out for their exceptional labor and delivery services:

  1. Ochsner Medical Center: Recognized as the highest-rated maternity hospital in Louisiana by U.S. News & World Report, Ochsner Medical Center offers top-tier maternity care, including low complication rates and strong breastfeeding support. This facility includes Ochsner Baptist and Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank, both highly regarded for their maternal care services.
  2. Touro Infirmary: Part of the LCMC Health system, Touro Infirmary is noted for its Level-Three Obstetric Hospital designation, catering to both normal-risk and high-risk pregnancies. The Family Birthing Center at Touro features private labor and delivery rooms, hydrotherapy options, and a state-of-the-art Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).