As an expectant mother, antenatal care is an important way for you to be mindful of both your own and your baby's health throughout your pregnancy. Antenatal care is also a vital step in helping doctors to identify potential issues with your pregnancy and take action to avoid or treat them.
Antenatal care at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi provides comprehensive monitoring of your health and your baby's development throughout your pregnancy.
Antenatal care services at AKUH,N include:
We encourage mothers to schedule their first visit between 8 and 12 weeks of pregnancy, to fully discuss any health issues and develop a health care plan for the duration of your pregnancy.
Medical Antenatal Clinic
This specialised clinic is designed specifically for expectant mothers with preexisting medical conditions such as diabetes or HIV. In order to ensure optimal co-ordination of care for both you and your baby, we arrange joint consultations with your obstetrician and physician that can be continued as needed throughout your pregnancy.
AKUH,N offers a range of antenatal classes, including Lamaze childbirth preparation.