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Wheeling Hospital Sets New Record for Baby Deliveries

January 10, 2019

WHEELING, W.Va. – Wheeling Hospital broke its previous record for the number of babies in a year with 1,315 little ones delivered in 2018. That topped the previous record, set in 2017 with 1,236.

In the past 10 years, the hospital has helped deliver more than 11,800 babies.

“The obstetricians-gynecologists, and labor and delivery nurses, are very dedicated and compassionate about their work and their patients. We’re proud of them and grateful that so many area women put their trust in them,” said hospital CEO Ron Violi.

Taking care of women throughout their pregnancies is Wheeling Hospital’s team of highly experienced obstetricians-gynecologists including ob-gyns Dr. Peter Bala, Dr. Gary DeGuzman, Dr. Sarah Lancione, Dr. Sara Miller, Dr. Emily Morris, Dr. Erin Stoehr and Dr. Chandra Swamy.
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Contact: Gregg Warren, Vice President-Marketing and Public Relations, 304-243-3260

In 2018, Wheeling Hospital set a record for births. Two of the hospital’s many Labor and Delivery registered nurses are Samantha White, left, and Kelsey Miller.