Vaginal birth after C-section clinic
University Maternity Hospital Limerick
Ennis Road , Limerick, Limerick, V94 C566
Phone: 061 483132
Main clinic UMHL - Proceed through the front door, take the first right through double doors, proceed past the shop, take the stairs going down and continue straight at the end of the stairs to clinc
08:30 - 13:00 - Monday and Tuesday 13:00 - 17:00
Obstetrics is the area of medicine concerned with pregnancy, the delivery of babies and the welfare of the mother. Consultant obstetricians work closely with midwives in all aspects of routine and complex ante-natal care, care of the mother and baby during delivery, and post natal support.
About Vaginal birth after C-section clinic
Vaginal birth after C-section Clinic If a patient has experienced a cesarean birth (also called c-section), the patient may be able to have their next baby vaginally. This is called vaginal birth after cesarean (also called VBAC). Cesarean birth is surgery in which your baby is born through a cut that your health care provider makes in your belly and uterus.
Referrals and Appointments
Available to: Expectant Mums who require this service
Who needs to refer you: Consultant or GP
How to access this service: Referral Letter to include name, date of birth, address, any relevant medical information specific to the referral, llist of current medications.
Special instructions for patients during COVID19
We may ask you to:
- attend a virtual clinic
- wear a face mask/other PPE
- complete a COVID-19 questionnaire by phone before coming to hospital and to repeat same on arrival
- to wait in their car until closer to your appointment time