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About the Department of Obstetrics

As an international specialist center for maternity medicine, the Department of Obstetrics at the University Hospital Zurich offers comprehensive medical care for pregnant women, women in labor and new mothers.


Birth Department (24h)

Tel. +41 44 255 53 15

Outpatient obstetrics

Tel. +41 44 255 50 42

Mo – Fr
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Clinic's administrative office

Tel. +41 44 255 51 03

Mo – Fr
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Director’s office

Tel. +41 44 255 51 01

Private consultations

Tel. +41 44 255 51 02

Maternity wards

Nord 1, J Pränatalabteilung: Tel. 044 255 52 21
Nord 1, K Wochenbettabteilung: Tel. 044 255 52 31
Nord 1, L Wochenbettabteilung: Tel. 044 255 52 41
Nord 1, Q Privatabteilung: Tel. 044 255 52 52 91

Team Geburtshilfe am Tisch

Our birth center offers outstanding care, including:

  • Maximum safety thanks to top medical expertise and experience (university clinic);
  • The Perinatal Center for premature births (in particular babies weighing less than 1,500 g);
  • Expert care in the case of high-risk births for mothers and children at the Perinatal Center (obstetrics and neonatology);
  • Proximity to intensive care unit for newborns;
  • Cutting-edge diagnosis and care infrastructure (university clinic);
  • Emergency cesareans possible in a matter of minutes.

As a university clinic and center hospital, it is important to us that we are not only up to date with the latest medical knowledge, but also care to your personal needs and wishes.