Welcome to Bay Area Birth Center

Your body. Your birth. Your baby.

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Pregnancy and birth are a natural process. At Bay Area Birth Center, we specialize in providing personal care for women and families who want natural birth. Our free-standing birth center is:

  • Designed to be a safe place for your natural birth
  • Located just three minutes from a hospital
  • Licensed by the state of Texas
  • Founded by Jackie Griggs, Certified Nurse-Midwife

Women in the Houston, Galveston, and Beaumont areas of Texas choose Bay Area Birth Center for compassionate and comprehensive prenatal and birth services, well woman care and childbirth classes.

We can also support you in giving birth at home. At Bay Area Birth Center in Pasadena, Texas, we provide attentive, informed and personalized care for every aspect of your maternal health.

Meet Our Midwives

Words from our clients…

Thank you very much for opening your office and [being my preceptor for clinical practice]. I learned a great deal and respect the work you do for women.
Lori(Nurse-Midwifery Student)

Come home to the care you envision.

From all of us at Bay Area Birth Center, we look forward to providing dignified care that respects your choices, celebrates your health and empowers your birth experience. You’re invited to learn more by scheduling a complimentary consultation to tour our facilities, meet our staff and talk about the care you envision.

New to Houston or considering transferring care late in pregnancy?  We’d love to have you!


News from Bay Area Birth Center

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Birth Play this Weekend!

Come see Jackie and Anna play the part of the midwife in this weekend’s upcoming BIRTH PLAY! Please join us for BIRTH, a play by Karen Brody.  There will be three performances of this dramatic and moving performance: Saturday, March 8th, … Continue reading

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MANA publishes landmark article on the safety and positive outcomes of planned home birth and midwife-birth!

The largest ever examination of planned home births in the United States found that among low-risk women, planned home births result in low rates of birth interventions without an increase in adverse outcomes for mothers and newborns, and result in … Continue reading

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Two baby girls in one night !

Baby Hope and Baby Aurora (on the right), were born within 18 minutes of each other at the birth center. one in the green room and one in the yellow room. We took a picture of them together to celebrate … Continue reading

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Birth Announcements from Bay Area Birth Center


A sweet baby boy!