Our Approach

There is no greater joy than welcoming a new life into the world. At CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick, we consider it a privilege to assist families as they celebrate one of life's most important milestones: the birth of a child. Our experienced obstetricians have ushered into the world thousands of newborns at our fully staffed, secure Birthing Center.

We offer comprehensive programs and services providing expectant mothers with all the support and information they need for a healthy pregnancy, birth, and baby including:

  • Breastfeeding Support 
  • Education
  • Family Support
  • Mother-Baby Time
  • Prenatal through follow-up care

Pregnant or Pondering Pregnancy?

Our Pondering Pregnancy or Pregnancy eNewsletter, a monthly guide to get you through every step of your preparation to become pregnant, your pregnancy, delivery and your first days with your newborn. From prepping your body for pregnancy to the developmental milestones of your soon to arrive baby, each issue is packed with useful information. CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick wants to be your source for all of your pregnancy information. Complete the sign-up form today. As an added bonus, you will also receive our monthly women’s eNewsletter. We respect your privacy - your name will not be given or sold to any outside party.

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Our Location

CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick
524 Dr. Michael DeBakey Drive
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601

PH: 337-491-7577

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If This Is a Medical Emergency, Please Dial 911

NOTE: A representative from CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick will contact you between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm CDT to help you schedule an appointment.


  • Breastfeeding
  • Maternal Fetal Medicine