Anesthesia Options for Labor & Delivery
Learn about the anesthesia and labor pain management options available during your stay at the Birth Place in Spokane, Washington at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, including intravenous opiods, nitrous oxide and having an epidural. We discuss your options, how they work, advantages and disadvantages, and potential side effects. You will also learn about additional comfort options for your childbirth experience, including relaxation and breathing techniques, jetted tubs, birthing and peanut ball, and our birthing beds. If your doctor has decided you should deliver your baby via Cesarean Section, you will also learn the types of anesthesia available to you at Sacred Heart, including an epidural, spinal block or general anesthesia. You will find this information toward the end of this video. To learn more about having your baby at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, visit http://providence.org/BirthPlace. Thank you for watching!