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LaChance Maternity Center

Heywood Hospital's Maternity Center

Warm, Welcoming, Expert Care

Having a baby is an exciting, life changing event. Staff and physicians at the LaChance Maternity Center at Heywood Hospital share your excitement!

We are pleased that you are exploring Heywood Hospital to care for you and your family.

We want you to have the best possible care and services, and to have the kind of personalized birth experience you are seeking. Heywood Hospital can provide a home-like and comfortable experience in a setting that is welcoming and safe for you and your baby.

LaChance Incubator

Our Maternity staff offers exceptional attention to your needs, and personal care and support for you and your family. But most importantly, we also offer highly skilled physicians and staff who can assure you that you and your baby are receiving expert care.

We offer many options to help you manage the discomfort and pain of labor, room service menus, postpartum massage, and a celebration cake and blanket.

Heywood's Maternity Care

It’s the best of both worlds — the comfort and warmth of home, with the safety and security of a hospital.

We hope this information is helpful for you as you prepare for this miraculous event of birth. Now, take a deep breath and relax!

Features at the LaChance Maternity Center at Heywood Hospital 

LaChance Family

24-hour Anesthesia Services  

  • Epidurals
  • Intrathecals

VBACS (Vaginal birth after C-section)


Post-Partum Massage (extra cost applies)

Lactation Services

  • Assist with getting home pumps through insurance
  • Provide outpatient services


  • Aromatherapy
  • Celebration cake and blanket
  • Doulas
  • Free Television and Phone Services
  • Free Wireless Internet Access
  • Newborn Channel
  • Nourishment Station

Interpreter Services 

24-hour RN Line

(978) 630-6216

Please join us and begin your prenatal care with one of our delivering providers.

Delivering Providers

Jeffrey D. Blake, MD
Andrea M. Damour, MD
Katherine Fitzgerald, DO
Family Medicine

Jonathan Grogins, MD, FACOG
Kim D. Houde, MD
Family Medicine
Liezl Irisari, MD, FACOG
Erin O'Hara, MD
Internal Medicine
Rebecca M. Worden, MD
Family Medicine
John Worden, IV, MD
Family Medicine

Pediatric Providers

Alexandra Evindar, MD, MS
Timothy Gibson, MD
Erin O'Hara, MD
Internal Medicine
Yuliya Ostrerov, MD