Providing Personal Care for You and Your Baby

A healthy pregnancy starts with the right care team. Arizona Mother-Baby Care sets you up with a care coordinator who supports you from preconception through pregnancy, birth, and early childhood by connecting you to the best specialists and caregivers in the state.

1,000
Pediatricians and Pediatric Specialists

Ready access to pediatricians and family practitioners for general health care, plus the state's largest network of pediatric specialists if your baby needs a higher level of care.

267
Obstetricians and OB Nurse Practitioners Valleywide

Personal, compassionate and comprehensive care from knowledgeable and experienced professionals in maternal and child health.

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Retail Clinics

Convenient walk-in clinics for minor illnesses you may experience during your pregnancy.

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Children's Hospital

Hope, healing and the best child health care at Phoenix Children's Hospital, one of the largest children's hospitals in the country.

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Maternal and child health care professionals at your service


Arizona Mother-Baby Care combines the expertise and resources of Arizona Care Network (ACN) and Phoenix Children's Care Network (PCCN) to provide exceptional care and services for you and your baby.

Through Arizona Mother-Baby Care, your care coordinator can connect you with the best obstetricians, pediatricians, specialists, mother and baby clinics and partnering health systems in Arizona.



36
Imaging Centers

Sonograms and ultrasound services to help determine your due date, check on the growth of your baby and evaluate your health needs.

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Urgent Care and Emergency Centers

Immediate attention and fast emergency medical care should any problems occur during your pregnancy.

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Acute Care and Specialty Hospitals

Care from board-certified specialists for any pregnancy complications in the state's best facilities.

1,000
Pediatricians and Pediatric Specialists

Ready access to pediatricians and family practitioners for general health care, plus the state's largest network of pediatric specialists if your baby needs a higher level of care.

267
Obstetricians and OB Nurse Practitioners Valleywide

Personal, compassionate and comprehensive care from knowledgeable and experienced professionals in maternal and child health.

24
Retail Clinics

Convenient walk-in clinics for minor illnesses you may experience during your pregnancy.

1
Children's Hospital

Hope, healing and the best child health care at Phoenix Children's Hospital, one of the largest children's hospitals in the country.

Putting you and your baby in the best hands

Arizona Mother-Baby Care is led by the top physicians in their fields. As participants in ACN, they adhere to best practice protocols for medical care and share their clinical performance data to ensure the highest standards of care. Under their leadership, you can be confident that you and your baby are in the very best hands.

John Elliott, MD

John Elliott, MD

Medical Director

Dr. Elliott is an internationally recognized authority in maternal-fetal medicine who specializes in the care of high-risk mothers. He is board-certified in obstetrics, gynecology and in maternal-fetal medicine.

  • Recognized among the nation's top 1 percent of perinatologists by U.S. News & World Report
  • Treats high-risk patients from around the globe who travel to Arizona to be in his care
  • One of the world's most renowned physicians in delivering multiples, Dr. Elliott has delivered more quintuplets than any other doctor
Kathleen van Leeuwen, MD

Kathleen van
Leeuwen, MD

Surgical Director

Dr. van Leeuwen is board-certified by the American College of Surgeons and in pediatric surgery. She founded and serves as medical director of the Arizona Fetal Care Network at Phoenix Children's Hospital. Dr. van Leeuwen will oversee Arizona Mother-Baby Care's team of surgeons in the treatment of their babies, and will ensure the smooth transition of infants to pediatric subspecialists.

  • Regularly named one of Phoenix Magazine's Top Doctors
  • Featured among the Best Doctors in America since 2007
  • Performed Phoenix's first thoracoscopic repair of a congenital diaphragmatic hernia, successfully repairing a hole in an infant's diaphragm

Partnering to keep you and your baby healthy.

Arizona Care Network (ACN) is a physician-led, physician governed clinically integrated network comprised of like-minded, high-performing physicians who share a passion for improving quality of care and creating a better patient experience. With more than 5,000 clinicians, ACN provides a broad range of clinical and care coordination services for adult patients in Maricopa and Pinal counties.

Arizona Care Network is a partnership between Dignity Health and Tenet Health Systems, (Abrazo Community Health Network). ACN also includes Phoenix Children's Hospital, the most comprehensive pediatric care in the state and one of the largest children's hospitals in the country.

Phoenix Children's Care Network (PCCN) is a physician-led, pediatric-focused and clinically-integrated organization that represents a valuable alliance between and among community pediatricians and subspecialists. With more than 1,000 providers, it is the largest pediatric clinically-integrated organization in Arizona. A total of 85 percent of specialists and 65 percent of primary care providers in the state participate in the care network.


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