No Better Place

There’s no better place in the greater Richmond area to have your baby than VCU Medical Center. As the region’s only academic medical center, we balance patient care, education and research to continually improve the care we provide and expand the boundaries of medical knowledge for future generations.

As a patient at our academic medical center, you will experience the benefits of:

  • Doctors who are internationally recognized for innovative and high-quality obstetrical care
  • Nurses who have Magnet© designation, the top credential for high-quality nursing
  • A caring, nurturing environment as we set the example while training the next generation of doctors and nurses
  • The latest discoveries in medical care for mothers-to-be and their newborns, and the opportunity to participate in groundbreaking research and expand medical knowledge. 

Our first priority is the safety and well-being of you and your baby. Our team brings together doctors, nurses, teachers, researchers, technologists and other health care professionals to continually discover and apply new knowledge and treatment innovations to improve the care we provide.

Did You Know?

More than half of the area’s practicing obstetricians have been trained by VCU Health staff.