Family-Centered C-Section at Medical City Las Colinas
With patients seeking out ways to customize their birthing experience, Medical City Las Colinas is excited to be able to offer patients Family-Centered C-Sections, otherwise known as gentle cesareans. This process allows the mother to be more involved in the delivery process and immediately bond with her baby.
Medical City Las Colinas in Irving is allowing immediate, skin-to-skin contact between moms and newborns brought into the world via C-section.
There are numerous documented benefits associated with immediate skin-to-skin contact, including regulating body temperature and heart rate, controlling anxiety, and an increased chance of successful breast feeding.