Salford Royal

0161 789 7373 Stott Lane , Salford, M6 8HD

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 210 ratings for this hospital

Maternity services

This Department is managed by Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

newborn baby

Antenatal care

Your care before your baby is born (antenatal care) will be provided in Salford in the Orange area of the hospital. 

Find out more by visiting our section on the Salford Royal website.

Giving birth

You will have the following choices for the birth of your baby:

  • At home supported by midwives
  • The standalone Salford Birth Centre (opened November 2011) which is run by St Mary’s Hospital
  • In a new or expanded and improved maternity unit nearest to where you live at either the
    • Royal Bolton Hospital
    • Saint Mary’s Hospital in central Manchester or
    • North Manchester General Hospital

Things you should know

Post natal care

Care for you and your baby after the birth will be provided by midwives working in the community. Midwives visit women at home after the birth and see women in clinics and health centres in Salford.

Latest reviews of this service

Amazing birth experience

I recently gave birth to my daughter at salford birth centre in the birthing pool on the 30th October at 8.43pm. The midwife that deliver...

4 November 2016

waiting at appointments

Appointment times at the maturnity unit is getting worse. Booked appointments are constantly being stretched. Pregnant ladies and partner...

16 September 2016


I had a miscarriage in May 2016 I was 11 weeks pregnant. I started bleeding on the Saturday and had to come back on the Sunday for a scan...

4 September 2016

Cannot thank the midwives enough

Me and my boyfriend was very scared off giving birth at Salford Royal as their isn't any doctors and having to be transferred to st Mary'...

14 July 2016

Cannot praise enough

My wife and me decided to give birth to my 2nd baby at Salford birth centre after a tour to the place. We decided the birth pool as the m...

25 April 2016

Last updated on 16 March 2015.

Information supplied by Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust