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Welcome to Ipswich Hospital Maternity Services

Having a baby at Ipswich Hospital

Having a baby is an exciting and life-changing event. Our aim is to provide the best high-quality, safe care that meets your needs and those of your unborn baby and family. We will help you to make informed decisions about your care so that you and your family feel confident about your pregnancy, birth and parenting your new baby. Wherever you choose to have your baby we want you to have the best birth experience.


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We've been working on the Ipswich New Parent's Baby Guide. It has all the information you need about having your baby at Ipswich Hospital and advice for when you go home.

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How to contact a member of the midwifery team

Community Midwives Contact Number
(Non-urgent enquiries only)
01473 702666
(Available 9am-5pm, Monday- Friday,
messages are picked up daily)
Antenatal Clinic 01473 703102
Antenatal Day Unit 01473 703659
Obstetric and Gynaecology Ultrasound Department 01473 703106
Brook Birth Centre 01473 703021
01473 703022
Orwell Antenatal and Postnatal Ward 01473 703030
01473 703031
Deben Delivery Suite 01473 703040
01473 703041