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Dr. R.J. Creighton Family Birthing Centre

SBGHC - Walkerton Site
(519) 881-1220 ext. 2239


We offer:

  • Prenatal and postnatal care
  • Large birthing suites, en suite washrooms with jacuzzi tubs, kitchenette facilities
  • Labour support (one to one nursing care)
  • Postnatal follow-up clinic 48 hours after discharge

  • We have a secure locked access unit, which provides a safe environment for moms and babies at all times. 


Take a virtual tour of the Dr. R.J. Creighton Family Birthing Centre and hear the stories of families who have welcomed their new baby in our facility.  Click here to watch.


Visiting Hours

2:00-4:00 p.m.; 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Spouses, parents and siblings have open visiting.


How do I access this service?

Speak to your family physician for a referral to the Family Birthing Centre. If you do not have a family physician, the following physicians are accepting new patients for obstetrical care:


        Dr. Paul McArthur (519) 881-4640
  Dr. Sue McArthur (519) 881-4640
  Dr. Michael Gill (519) 881-1278
  Dr. David Ponesse (519) 881-1200 
  Dr. Kristine Schipper          (519) 363-3220
  Dr. Jacqueline Wong (519) 363-3220
  Dr. David Hubbs (519) 507-3734


Preadmission Clinic

Women at 34 weeks gestation are requested to call the Family Birthing Centre to make an appointment for a preadmission visit.


Prenatal Classes

Available through the Grey Bruce Health Unit:
(800) 263-3456 or (519) 376-9420


Midwives Grey Bruce

(519) 371-2886


Outpatient Breastfeeding Support

Available through the Brockton and Area Family Health Team
Marion Cooper, Certified Lactation Consultant
(519) 507-2021 ext. 41