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Clinical Specialties - Maternity

Caesarean Section Classes

This class is designed for soon-to-be parents who are expecting a caesarean section birth.

Session Duration: 3 hours

Topics include:

  • Caesarean section classesNormal pregnancy
  • Variations in pregnancy
  • What to bring to hospital
  • Signs of Labour and what to do (planned or emergency)
  • Preparation for caesarean section, (planned or emergency) and what to expect
  • Baby friendly caesarean section
  • Partner support during a caesarean
  • Having a caesarean under a general anaesthetic
  • Having a caesarean with an epidural or a combined epidural and spinal anaesthetic
  • Options for pain relief
  • Immediate care of the mother and baby
  • Post surgical care
  • Taking care at home
  • Tour of maternity

Cost: $160 per couple (you will receive an invoice in the mail once you have booked the class in regards to payment)

Where: Beattie Complex, Sydney Adventist Hospital

Dates available for 2019:

  • Wednesday July 10th, 6pm
  • Wednesday August 28th, 6pm
  • Wednesday October 9th, 6pm
  • Wednesday November 13th, 6pm

For further information and bookings email MaternityEnquiries@sah.org.au or phone 02 9480 4154.

Click here for a printable site map and directions.

Click here to see the pre and post natal classes FAQs.

Click here to see the FAQs : Epidural/Spinal Analgesia During Birth.

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