Bridgewater Pediatrics 508-697-8116
1029 Pleasant Street
Bridgewater, MA 02324
Bridgewater Pediatrics 508-697-8116
1029 Pleasant Street
Bridgewater, MA 02324

Expecting a Baby | Bridgewater Pediatrics

We encourage new parents to schedule a prenatal visit to help prepare for the exciting arrival of your new baby! During these visits, you can meet our staff, tour our office, and have all of your questions answered. Common topics of concern include what to expect in the hospital, care of the newborn, immunizations, breast feeding support, and the scheduling of office visits. To learn more about our office before your visit, please browse our website, including our office philosophies, services we provide and information about our providers.

Please call 508-697-8116 to schedule an introductory prenatal visit with one of our providers. There is no charge for prenatal visits. We look forward to meeting you soon!

Hospital affiliations for newborns

Many of the newborns that come to Bridgewater Pediatrics are born at other area hospitals. If you will be delivering at one of these hospitals, please call us when your baby is born, and we will be happy to answer any questions that you may have. Please bring your newborn's hospital paperwork to your first office visit with us.

Classes for expecting moms

Bridgewater Pediatrics is proud to offer classes for expecting moms. Click to learn more about our Breastfeeding Classes and Newborn Classes. We also offer Lactation Consultations for nursing moms.

Accepted insurance carriers and payment options

A variety of managed care, Medicare & Medicaid, PPO, HMO and POS  insurance plans are accepted. Please contact our office for details.

  • Aetna
  • Always Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna (except local plus)
  • Coventry
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • GEHA
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Humana
  • Mass Health Standard only for secondary payor - Primary for Department of Children and Families
  • Multiplan (PHCS) Three River’
  • Tufts Health Plan (except Spirit, Select and certain Steward Plans)
  • Tufts Together with Boston Children’s ACO
* Please note, the only Mass Health insurance plan we accept at this time is Tufts Health Together with Boston Children’s ACO* Unicare, United Health Care

We conveniently accept a variety of payment options, including cash, check, and credit cards. Please contact the office if you have any questions about payment options.

Resources for expecting parents

We recommend the service Text4Baby, the first free health text messaging service that supports moms by providing accurate, text-length health information and resources in a format that is personal and timely.

We also recommend Baby Center, a site that provides moms with trusted advice from hundreds of experts around the globe, medical advisory board-approved information, friendship with other moms, and support at every stage of their child’s development. You can join online communities with other moms, sign up for weekly e-mails about your child's development, and search for information on topics related to your child.