These Baby or Maternity Services were voted the Bay Area’s 2020 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.
Gold: Good Samaritan Hospital. In addition to certified nurse midwives and private labor and delivery suites shared by mother and baby to increase bonding, Good Samaritan has a state-of-the-art neonatal intensive care unit. 2425 Samaritan Drive, San Jose. 408-559-2011. goodsamsanjose.com.
Silver: Kaiser. Multiple locations. healthy.kaiserpermanente.org.
Bronze: Blossom Birth and Family. 290 California Ave., Suite A, Palo Alto. 650-321-2326. blossombirthandfamily.org.
Gold: Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers. Offers lactation support, breastfeeding accessories and classes. 1432 Burlingame Ave., Burlingame. 650-347-6455. 671 Oak Grove Ave., Suite P, Menlo Park. 650-847-1907. healthyhorizonsonline.com.
Silver: IHSD Inc. 155 Bovet Road, #300, San Mateo. 650-578-3440. ihsdinc.org.
San Francisco and Marin
Gold: Wisewoman Childbirth Traditions. Licensed midwife Maria Iorillo offers prenatal and postnatal care and support during labor and birth. 1347 Church St., San Francisco. 415-285-9233. wisewomanchildbirth.com.
Silver: California Pacific Medical Center. Multiple San Francisco locations. 415-600-6000. cpmc.org.
Bronze: Natural Resources. 1367 Valencia St., San Francisco. 415-550-2611. naturalresources-sf.com.
Silver: Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. 2450 Ashby Ave., Berkeley, 510-204-4444; 350 30th St., Oakland, 510-204-8290. altabatessummit.org.
Bronze: John Muir Health. Multiple locations. johnmuirhealth.com.