The UK Birthing Center is the leading facility in Central Kentucky specializing in high-risk pregnancies and deliveries. In addition to the newly renovated labor and delivery facilities and a 26-bed normal newborn nursery, we have the only Level III neonatal intensive care unit in the region.
Birthing center tours
Tuesdays: 1-2 p.m.
First Tuesday of every month: 6-7 p.m.
To attend one of our weekly tours or one of our once-monthly evening tours, call 859-323-2750.
859-257-1000 or 1-800-333-8874 (toll free)
Birthing Center, UK Chandler Hospital | Directions >
Third Floor, Room HA-302
1000 South Limestone
University of Kentucky
Lexington KY 40536-0293
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
UK Chandler Hospital
800 Rose Street
Lexington KY 40536
859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325
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Related UK HealthCare services for children
Kentucky Children's Hospital is for all of Kentucky's children and is dedicated to providing a wide range of specialty services for the treatment of all disease and disabilities in infants, children and adolescents. It houses a 55-bed inpatient center, a 12-bed pediatric intensive care unit, eight beds for 23-hour admissions and observation and a 66-bed NICU: the only Level III neonatal intensive care unit in the region. If your child needs a specialty care, visit the Kentucky Children's Hospital website.
Twilight Children's Clinic - If your child can't wait until the next morning, the Twilight Children's Clinic offers you the convenience of after-hours physician services for sudden and severe symptoms. For more information: call 859-257-6730 or visit the Twilight Children's Clinic Web page.
The SAFE KIDS Fayette County Coalition is comprised of members from public, private and voluntary organizations who work to prevent unintentional harm to children due to traffic injuries, fire and burns, drowning, poisoning, choking and falls. Led by Kentucky Children's Hospital, our members strive to increase public awareness, provide education, and advocate environmental and policy changes. Safe kids offers free car seat checks and helpful tips and information to help keep your child safe. For more information, contact our Safe Kids coordinator at 859-323-1153 or visit the Safe Kids website.