FREE PREGNANCY TEST: /contact-us/ Start Birth Center exists in order to improve the health and well being of mothers, babies, and their families. Our birth center is run by San Diego midwives experienced in natural birth. In addition to offering prenatal, birth, and postpartum care, Best Start offers GYN- Well Woman care and contraceptive services and FREE PREGNANCY TESTING at our office, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Please call first so we can be ready for your arrival 619-299-0840 x4 /
If you think you may be pregnant… Call for a FREE PREGNANCY TEST
Our birth center is organized to give women high quality choices, satisfying experiences, and healthy outcomes. Our focus is on family birthing. We believe birth is a celebration to be cherished, not a medical event. If you think you may be pregnant, call and schedule a FREE PREGNANCY TEST and pregnancy confirmation visit. If you already know you are pregnant and need prenatal care, come for a tour and learn why Best Start Birth Center is the Best Start for your baby!
Our case load is over 50% MediCal http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/eligibility/Pages/PE.aspx /AIM-MCAP http://mcap.dhcs.ca.gov/MCAP_Program/and 20% Tricare, to ensure we reach every woman needing our services. We are also in network with most PPO insurance plans: Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Aetna, Cigna, United Healthcare, and Healthnet. For women with HMO plans or no insurance, we offer a generous sliding scale /about/insurance-and-payment-options/
Best Start is also the only licensed facility in the city of San Diego to offer water birth /resources/water-birth/. Approximately 70% of Best Start moms give birth in water. Water birth provides relaxation for the laboring mom so there is less, or no need for medical intervention. Birth from water into water is a gentle transition for the baby as well. At Best Start water birth is a choice.