Equipped with private delivery suites, two large natural birthing suites and state-of-the-art operating rooms, the Family Birth Center was designed to optimize your comfort, safety and options as you welcome your newest loved one.
Our team of experts includes obstetricians, certified nurse midwives, obstetric anesthesiologists, lactation consultants, pediatricians and other specialists who work together to support you and your family. We work hard to provide compassionate and respectful care throughout your pregnancy, childbirth, bonding, breastfeeding and recovery.
Located inside Comer Children's Hospital, the UChicago Medicine Family Birth Center - Hyde Park also ensures your newborn has immediate access to world-class pediatric specialists and our experts in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
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We encourage patients and visitors to use our valet parking service. It’s convenient and usually less expensive than self-parking.
Located on Drexel Boulevard between 57th and 58th Streets, our short-term parking lot is situated between the Comer Children’s Emergency Department and the Center for Care and Discovery. This lot is open 24 hours a day.
Only women in labor and patients being seen in the Comer Children’s Emergency Department are allowed up to four hours of free parking with validation. Parking tickets can be validated at the Comer Children’s Emergency Department main desk and at the Family Birth Center located on the third floor of Comer Children’s Hospital. Non-validated tickets or those found to be in violation of the rules are subject to a fine, as indicated by signage in the lot.
Valet parking is available in front of the Comer Children's main entrance and the Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM). Please ask clinic staff about discounted parking rates for patients and visitors.
Parking A: 5840 S. Maryland Avenue
Turn on Maryland Avenue from 59th Street and the entrance will be on your left. This garage is best for patients and visitors going to Bernard A. Mitchell Hospital and Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM). A walking bridge on Level 2 connects Parking A to Mitchell and DCAM. Parking A Office is located on Level 1, enter on Maryland Avenue.
Parking B: 5656 S. Maryland Avenue
Turn on Maryland Avenue from 56th Street and the entrance will be on your right. You can also enter on Cottage Grove Avenue. This garage is best for patients and visitors going to the Center for Care and Discovery (CCD). Patient and visitor parking are on the first six levels. Staff permit parking is on the top two levels. A walking bridge on Level 2 connects Parking B and CCD. Parking B Office is located on Level 2 near the walking bridge.
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