Ventouse/Forceps Delivery

Labour Delivery

Most women know about normal deliveries and Caesarean section deliveries. However, there is another type of delivery that may be recommended by your Obstetrician. This is called an assisted vaginal delivery.

Assistance is given to the mother to achieve a vaginal delivery by instruments called the Ventouse or the forceps.

Here are some frequently asked questions regarding ventouse and forceps delivery.