C-Section Instructions

You have been scheduled for a C-section at Missouri Baptist Medical Center.


  • Nothing to eat or drink after midnight before your C-Section.
  • If your C-section is later in the day, you must fast for at least 8 hours prior.
  • Arrive at the HOSPITAL two (2) hours early. Please call Labor and Delivery at
    314-996-7514 to CONFIRM YOUR arrival time before you leave.
  • Go to Labor and Delivery in Building D on the 3rd floor.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call us at 314-432-3669.