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Pregnancy Childbirth New Mom Guide Lakeland

Pregnancy + Childbirth Directory for Lakeland and Polk County

Are you expecting a new baby? Or are you a pregnant mom who has recently moved to the Lakeland area? Below you’ll find a directory of hospitals, OBGYN’s, midwives, doulas, lactation consultants, baby stores, new mom support, pediatricians, and more.

Plus, once your new bundle of joy arrives, we have plenty of information to help you enjoy the Lakeland area with your little one(s).

For a more comprehensive list of resources and links to recent articles, visit our Pregnancy + New Mom Guide.

HELPFUL TIP: Use the filter button (3 horizontal lines) to narrow down the list by city and/or category. All city filters are a general geographic area, check each listing address for a specific location. Use the map at the bottom to find Pregnancy + Childbirth Near You.

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Lakeland Regional Health

Lakeland Regional Health is Lakeland’s hospital and also offers many other services for your family’s health.

Some specific services for children + families include:

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lakeland Regional Health is more than just a hospital. The LRH Physician Group provides care in over 20 specialties at convenient locations throughout Polk County. LRH is home to highly skilled OB-Gyn physicians, certified nurse midwives and a compassionate care team offering expert obstetric and gynecologic care in a comfortable, nurturing environment, located right at the Carol Jenkins Barnett Pavilion for Women and Children.  They provide complete prenatal and birthing care from your pregnancy all the way through delivery.

Carol Jenkins Barnett Pavilion for Women and Children
With approximately 3,100 deliveries each year, Lakeland Regional Health is experienced in welcoming babies into the world. The Carol Jenkins Barnett Pavilion for Women and Children with its contemporary design and state-of-the-art technology, is why Lakeland Regional Health is your ideal childbirth destination. Take a virtual tour of the Pavilion or sign up for a free Labor & Delivery Tour to take a closer look at their rooms and services.

Children’s Emergency Department + Pediatric ICU
You’ll also find a dedicated Children’s Emergency Department and Pediatric ICU at the hospital. They also offer classes for childbirth, nursing, and caring for a newborn.

Pediatricians
LRH is home to multiple board-certified pediatricians and board-certified nurse practitioners (APRN) who provide care in Lakeland and Winter Haven. LRH partners with Nemours Children’s Health System pediatric specialists.

Center for Fetal Care
For women with a high-risk pregnancy or other underlying conditions, the Center for Fetal Care provides specialized evaluations and consultations. They use advanced technology and testing to give you peace of mind and to achieve the best possible outcome for both you and your baby.

Classes for New Parents
LRH offers a variety of classes for soon-to-be parents and those planning to become pregnant. Class topics include: Breastfeeding, Newborn Care, Prepared Childbirth, and New Parent 101. Click here to see upcoming classes.

See our articles about Lakeland Regional Health.

3D Ultrasound Services | Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | Child Behavior + Developmental Evaluations | Emergency Rooms + Hospitals | Hearing Tests + Speech Therapy | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists | Midwives + Birth Centers | Nutrition | OB-GYN Doctors | Obstetrics + Women's Hospitals
1324 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805
3030 Harden Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33803
3015 Lakeland Highlands Road, Lakeland, Florida 33803
4710 Florida Avenue South, Lakeland, Florida 33813
130 Pablo Street, Lakeland, Florida 33803
430 East Central Avenue, Winter Haven, Florida 33880
3525 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805
300 Parkview Place, Lakeland, Florida 33805
Adoption Village

Building Confidence in Families that are in Pre, During or Post Adoption Phases through Connection + Communication + Community. Family-centered, Sensory-Based, Trauma-Informed Group that Empowers Families to Thrive. No Membership Fees! Perks:Private FB Page, Monthly Child + Parent Meet Ups, Family Friendly Events, Local Resource Guidance, and More! – All Adoptive + Family type welcome! –

Adoption | New Mom Support + Social Groups
Lakeland
AdventHealth Heart of Florida (formerly Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center)

At AdventHealth Heart of Florida Davenport, we’re proud to offer exceptional care as the nearest hospital for many of our families, friends and neighbors. AdventHealth Heart of Florida is a licensed 202-bed acute care hospital that delivers outstanding inpatient care to our community every day. Patients and families also take advantage of our trusted outpatient services, including imaging, rehab, lab and wound care.

Emergency Rooms + Hospitals | Obstetrics + Women's Hospitals
40100 U.S. 27, Davenport, Florida 33837
Amsy Dees Doula Services

I am a certified birth and postpartum doula and childbirth educator serving Lakeland and the surrounding areas. Please contact me to learn more!

Doulas
Lakeland
Baby's First Look 3D/4D Ultrasound

Offering 2D/3D/4D Ultrasounds, Gender Reveal Ultrasounds, SneakPeek Gender Blood Test, and more.

3D Ultrasound Services
1350 East Main Street, Bartow, Florida 33830
Bellies-2-Babies Pregnancy & Birth Services

Please join me at the gathering place for Bellies-2-Babies in historic downtown Lake Wales where I offer Birth Boot Camp Childbirth Classes! I have a variety of classes available for those birthing in a Hospital Setting or Out of Hospital, as well as offering a Comfort Measures Workshop and Life with your New Recruit newborn care class. Online classes also available!

Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | Doulas | Maternity Stores + Baby Stores | Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes
229 East Stuart Avenue, Lake Wales, Florida 33853
Celebrate Birth

Polk County’s only free standing birth center. We offer complete prenatal care with the option of natural birth at the center or in the comfort of your own home. Prenatal only packages are also available along with waterbirth options, massage therapy, midwifery, educational opportunities, lactation consultation, and various support groups.

Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | CPR + First Aid Courses | Donation Locations | Infant Massage Classes | Midwives + Birth Centers | New Mom Support + Social Groups | Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes | Prenatal Massage
1525 Edgewater Beach Drive, Lakeland, Florida 33805
Central Florida Health Care

Central Florida Health Care, Inc., is a private, non-profit health corporation. CFHC’s accredited health centers are one-stop shops for children and families with a myriad of needs. Services include: Primary Adult Care, Dental, Physical Exams: Annual, Work, Sports and School
Preventive Health Maintenance, Family Planning, Gynecology, Obstetrics, Prenatal Care, Full Service In-house Laboratory

Family Dentists | OB-GYN Doctors | Pediatricians | Primary Care Doctors
1129 North Missouri Avenue, Lakeland, Florida 33805
201 Magnolia Avenue, Winter Haven, Florida 33880
1514 1st Street North, Winter Haven, Florida 33881
106 Northwest 9th Avenue, Mulberry, Florida 33860
601 Florida Avenue South, Lakeland, Florida 33801
305 West Central Avenue, Lake Wales, Florida 33853
705 Ingraham Avenue, Haines City, Florida 33844
109 West Wall Street, Frostproof, Florida 33843
916 Dundee Road, Dundee, Florida 33838
Daydreams Day Spa

DayDreams Day & Med Spa is the ultimate spa for relaxation, revitalization, and repose. We pride ourselves on delivering unique therapies that are sensory and results driven. We invite you into our spa to escape everyday stresses, soothe the spirit, rejuvenate the body and rediscover relaxation.

Prenatal Massage | Salons, Spas + Stylists
1463 Town Center Drive East, Lakeland, Florida 33803
Early Stages Ultrasound Imaging

Ultrasound clinic/spa, 3-D/4-D baby bonding, and early gender determination.

3D Ultrasound Services
1955 East Edgewood Drive, Lakeland, Florida 33803
Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa

Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa offers calming and relaxing massages, facials, hair removal treatments, and more to get you feeling restored and rejuvenated.

Prenatal Massage | Salons, Spas + Stylists
4750 Florida Avenue South, Lakeland, Florida 33813
Healthy Families Polk

Healthy Families is a free, voluntary program that gives families useful information on parenting and child development. Healthy Families offers parenting classes for parents, expectant parents and caregivers of babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. Classes are open to the community and focus on children from birth to age 12.

Cost: $25 per person, or $40 per couple and all class materials are included in this fee. If you are a Healthy Families Polk participant, there is no charge.

Fee Includes: Six week course, Class materials, Certificate of completion (given at last class for those who participate in all classes)
To register, call (863) 534-5344. Advanced registration is required.

Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes | Youth Services
Healthy Start

Healthy Start is a free home visiting program that provides education and care coordination to pregnant women and families of children under the age of three. They are a helpful contact for finding local resources – 863-534-9224.

Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | Youth Services
Heartland for Children

Heartland for Children is a comprehensive child welfare service provider network that includes protective services, foster care, adoptions, independent living, prevention, family preservation, family support services and other related services. Read our article to learn more about becoming a Foster Caregiver in Central Florida.

Adoption | Donation Locations | Volunteer Opportunities Available | Youth Services
1239 East Main Street, Bartow, Florida 33830
Hidden Gem Consignment Boutique

We provide our loyal shoppers with a broad assortment of ever-changing inventory. We will also help to ensure that your donation, sales or consignment process is satisfactory. Every sale helps rebuild the lives of women and children that have been faced with domestic violence/abuse. We have proudly teamed up Hand’s Across The Bay that will ensure the building blocks for a better life.

Consignment + Thrift Stores | Maternity Stores + Baby Stores
3139 North Galloway Road, Lakeland, Florida 33810
Just Between Friends Consignment Sale (held 2x/year)

Children’s & Maternity Consignment Event held twice each year. Save 50-90% off everything you need for kids of all ages. Maternity, clothes, shoes, books, games, toys, baby equipment, furniture, and SO much more! Anyone call sell their items with JBF. Consignors make up to 70% on their sales and get to shop the exclusive presale for the best deals.

Baby Stores | Children's Apparel | Consignment + Thrift Stores | Maternity Clothes | Maternity Stores + Baby Stores
701 West Lime Street, Lakeland, Florida 33815
La Leche League of Lakeland

The mission of La Leche League is to help mothers to breastfeed through mother to mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.

Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | New Mom Support + Social Groups
Lakeland
Lakeland Babywearing

We are a group of parents based in Lakeland, Florida who share a love of babywearing. It is our goal as a group to promote safe babywearing. We invite you to join our group if you are interested in wearing your baby and meeting fellow moms!

New Mom Support + Social Groups | Playgroups
Lakeland
Lakeland Midwifery Care

Lakeland Midwifery Care is a team of Florida Licensed Midwives providing holistic pregnancy, birth, and prenatal and postpartum care to families throughout the Lakeland, Tampa Bay, and Central Florida areas. At our office just South of Downtown Lakeland and Dixieland we serve clients seeking both homebirth and hospital birth with the same compassionate care.

Midwives + Birth Centers | Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes
1923 Florida 37, Lakeland, Florida 33803
Massage Envy

Massage Envy is a nationwide wellness franchise providing massage and skin care services. We believe that regular massages and facials are an integral part of total body wellness.

Prenatal Massage | Salons, Spas + Stylists
3615 Florida Avenue South, Lakeland, Florida 33803
Medical Spa at Watson Clinic

We’re more than just a day spa. Supervised by Watson Clinic’s expert team of Facial Plastic Surgeons, the Medical Spa at Watson Clinic offers a range of anti-aging treatments and stress reduction therapies that are both medically sound and overwhelmingly effective.

Prenatal Massage | Salons, Spas + Stylists
1755 North Florida Avenue, Lakeland, Florida 33805
Nurse Family Partnership

The Nurse-Family Partnership is a free, voluntary program that partners first-time moms with nurse home visitors. When moms enroll in the program, a specially trained nurse will visit them throughout their pregnancy and until their baby turns two years old. During these visits, the nurse will offer the knowledge and support needed to confidently create a better life for baby and mom.

Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes | Youth Services
Picture Me Perfect Imaging

At “Picture Me Perfect” Imaging Center, you can spend time with your developing baby. See her move. Watch him play. Offering 2D, 3D, and 4D Ultrasounds, as well as Sneak Peek DNA Gender Testing.

3D Ultrasound Services
1517 6th Street Southeast, Winter Haven, Florida 33880
Suncoast Community Health Centers - Women's Care of Lakeland

Suncoast Community Health Centers, a not-for-profit organization, provides high quality, affordable health care to southern and eastern Hillsborough County and OB in Lakeland, FL. We believe that each and every community member is entitled to quality health care. No patient will be turned away because of inability to pay. Based on income, you may qualify for a sliding fee for your medical, dental, laboratory, and medication needs. Women’s Health Clinic in Lakeland offering: Free Pregnancy Testing, Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN), Low Risk Pregnancy Care, Family Planning, Laboratory Services, Financial Counseling, Bilingual Staff.

Low-Cost Health Care + Dental Care | OB-GYN Doctors
1729 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805
The Balance Culture

The Balance Culture is a women’s fitness studio. We offer barre, yoga, pilates, Spin, kickboxing, bootycamp, stretch, HIIT-Yoga and beginner classes! We also offer private sessions, health coaching, and community events.

Group Fitness Classes | Nutrition | Personal Training | Prenatal Yoga + Exercise | Yoga + Pilates
1037 Florida Avenue South, Lakeland, Florida 33803
31 5th Street Northwest, Winter Haven, Florida 33881
Watson Clinic

One of the largest medical clinics in the southeast, Watson Clinic LLP features over 220 board-certified physicians practicing 40 specialties in 19 convenient locations throughout Lakeland and surrounding communities. Visit our website for a full list of locations. Urgent Care and Walk In Clinics available at Highlands location and Main Clinic.

Hearing Tests + Speech Therapy | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists | Nutrition | OB-GYN Doctors | Pediatricians | Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes | Primary Care Doctors | Therapy - Occupational + Physical | Walk-In Clinics + Urgent Care
1600 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33805
1755 North Florida Avenue, Lakeland, Florida 33805
2300 County Road 540A, Lakeland, Florida 33813
Watson Clinic Obstetrics & Gynecology

Watson Clinic’s Obstetrics department provides pregnancy and childbirth care that really delivers. Generations of families have taken the first step to a healthy baby by choosing Watson Clinic’s experienced, skilled and compassionate women’s health specialists.

3D Ultrasound Services | Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | OB-GYN Doctors | Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes
1755 North Florida Avenue, Lakeland, Florida 33805
2164 County Road 540A, Lakeland, Florida 33813
2000 Osprey Boulevard, Bartow, Florida 33830
Winter Haven Hospital & Women's Hospital

Winter Haven Hospital offers a full range of obstetric and gynecological services, a comfortable Mom and Baby Unit, a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and an innovative Breast and Imaging Center offering digital mammography and other diagnostic imaging services.

Emergency Rooms + Hospitals | OB-GYN Doctors | Obstetrics + Women's Hospitals | Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes | Walk-In Clinics + Urgent Care
200 Avenue F Northeast, Winter Haven, Florida 33881
101 Avenue O Southeast, Winter Haven, Florida 33880
Polk County Health Department

The Polk County Health Department provides a range of services to children and adults including preventative care, comprehensive screenings, family planning, dental care, and more. If you do not have insurance, care is provided on a sliding fee scale.

Family Dentists | Low-Cost Health Care + Dental Care | OB-GYN Doctors | Primary Care Doctors
3241 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805
835 West Central Avenue, Lake Wales, Florida 33853
1700 Baker Avenue East, Haines City, Florida 33844
1805 Hobbs Road, Auburndale, Florida 33823
1255 Brice Boulevard, Bartow, Florida 33830
Snugs & Kisses Postpartum Doula
Snugs & Kisses LLC - Postpartum Doula

Snugs and Kisses LLC was created to empower moms and promote family bonding with your newest little bundle. I wholeheartedly enjoy serving mothers (and their families) during this time of transition. I provide both day and overnight postpartum care for mom and baby. Using my 10 years of newborn and infant care experience, I will work with you to understand your needs and customize a care plan that benefits you. I look forward to serving and EMPOWERING you!

My time in your home (day or night) will focus on:
-Being a non-judgmental support
-Educating on newborn care
-Mothering the mother
-Breastfeeding support
-Preparing light meal/ snacks
-Promoting healthy sleep habits
-And more!

Call today for your free consultation! (813) 808-5866

The Nest Lakeland
The Nest

The Nest is a nonprofit organization that serves the community of Lakeland and its surrounding areas through carefully designed programs and support groups in order to enact positive changes within local families.

EDUCATION – We offer many opportunities to inform, strengthen, and empower parents to make the decisions that are just right for their family. Our most popular classes are Prenatal Nutrition, Breastfeeding Basics, Natural Childbirth, Infant Massage, and Infant & Child CPR. We also host workshops and other informative events at our office from time to time.

LACTATION – Group and private support available. Our staff includes four Certified Breastfeeding Specialists and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). We strive to be a source of education, encouragement, and support for mothers who have chosen to provide this naturally healthy start for their children.

DOULA SERVICES – The Nest Doulas provide non-clinical educational, emotional, and physical support to women and their families during pregnancy, labor, and in the postpartum period. In this role, we share unbiased, evidence-based information and recommendations to aid women in making informed decisions about their care and that of their baby.

At The Nest, we believe that strong families help build strong communities. Our mission is to help parents feel confident and supported as they make the best choices for them and their family. Please visit our website for more information.

Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | Donation Locations | Doulas | Infant Massage Classes | New Mom Support + Social Groups | Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes
3838 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805
Women's Care Florida Lakeland OBGYN (2)
Women's Care Florida, Lakeland OB/GYN

Women’s Care Florida is the largest independent women’s health practice in Central Florida, offering a full range of care for women. We remain true to our mission of improving the lives of women every day. Two offices are located in Lakeland.

Women’s Care Florida has expanded to include patient care in several women’s specialties including gynecologic oncology, urogynecology, gynecologic pathology, breast surgery, genetic counseling, plastic and reconstructive surgery, maternal fetal medicine, behavioral health, endocrinology, gastroenterology, primary care and fertility.

Women’s Care Florida has 58 locations across the Tampa Bay and Central Florida areas, including two Women’s Health Centers and a pathology lab. More than 250 health care providers care for approximately 350,000 patients annually and deliver 14,000 babies each year.

Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | OB-GYN Doctors | Primary Care Doctors
1733 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805