Best Baby or Maternity Services

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.

Silicon Valley

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.

Silver: Kaiser. Multiple locations.    

Bronze: Blossom Birth and Family. 290 California Ave., Suite A, Palo Alto. 650-321-2326.


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.

Silver: IHSD Inc. 155 Bovet Road, #300, San Mateo. 650-578-3440.

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.

Silver: California Pacific Medical Center. Multiple San Francisco locations. 415-600-6000.

Bronze: Natural Resources. 1367 Valencia St., San Francisco. 415-550-2611.

East Bay

Gold: Kaiser Permanente. Offers prenatal care and labor and delivery at many local facilities. Multiple locations.

Silver: Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. 2450 Ashby Ave., Berkeley, 510-204-4444; 350 30th St., Oakland, 510-204-8290.

Bronze: John Muir Health. Multiple locations.