Our Inpatient Services

Inpatient consultations

What if I experience an unexpected complication once I am admitted to the hospital?

In the event you are admitted to John Muir Medical Center with a complication or experience a complication as an inpatient, the physicians of Diablo Valley Perinatal Associates provide perinatal support to the primary obstetricians of John Muir Medical Center with inpatient consultations 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

What are the most common pregnancy complications that result in the need for hospitalization?

Unfortunately, pregnancy complications that result in hospitalization are common and include preterm labor, preterm premature rupture of membranes, preeclampsia, bleeding secondary to placenta previa, placental abruption uncontrolled diabetes, pneumonia, kidney infections and certain multiple gestations.


Dr. Traynor and his staff treated my twin pregnancy with incredible warmth and dedication. I know that they provided me with the best care available from the beginning to delivery. Dr. Traynor always made time to thoroughly answer all of my many questions and was never rushed. Dr. Traynor has a peaceful way about him that made my pregnancy and delivery as calm and stress-free as possible. My husband and I forever will be extremely grateful for the wonderful care he provided that resulted in the arrival of our healthy beautiful twin daughters. Words cannot express how thankful we are.