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Call Us to Sign Up for Educational Classes!

To sign up for classes please call our OB Office at (404) 352-3616. Payment is required one (1) week prior to your scheduled class. Parking is FREE during class times.

The Prepared Childbirth Class

The Prepared Childbirth class is 3 hours in length (6:00pm - 9:00pm) and concludes with a tour of the Maternity Center at Piedmont Hospital Atlanta. The class covers the following topics:

  • Stages and phases of labor
  • Pain management
  • Basic breathing and relaxation
  • Medications and epidurals
  • Possible complications and how to handle them
  • Cesarean section
  • Postpartum Care

Upcoming Class Dates (2018-2019): December 13th, December 17th, January 17th, February 11th, March 13th, April 25th.

Instructors: DeAnne Smith, RNC-OB, CCE and Leah Henderson, RNC-OB

Baby Basics Class

In our Baby Basics class, you will learn essential tasks for properly caring for your baby. This is a fun, interactive class that will teach you techniques for sleeping, diapering, cleaning, soothing...and much more! This class is recommended for new parents (and grandparents) and those who feel they would benefit from a "refresher" in newborn care. Classes are held monthly on a Tuesday--starts at 6pm.

2018  Classes:September 25th, October 30th, November 27th, December 18th

2019 Classes: January 15th, February 19th, March 19th, April 16th, May 21st, June18th 

Instructor: Joy Nichols, RN, International Board Certified Consultant
Fee: $100/couple


Breastfeeding Class

This class prepares mothers for breastfeeding by providing the education and support necessary for having a positive and fulfilling experience. Classes are held monthly on a Tuesday--starts at 6pm.

2018  Classes: October 2nd, November 13th, December 11th

2019 Classes: January 8th, February 5th, March 5th, April 2nd, May 7th, June 4th

Instructor: Joy Nichols, RN, International Board Certified Consultant
Fee: $80/person

Classes at Piedmont Hospital

Piedmont Hospital offers may classes for expecting mothers/families. Please visit the following link for more information: Piedmont Hospital Classes and Events

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