Best Maternity Scrub Pants For Medical Professionals

Maternity scrub pants allow pregnant women to focus on their work while keeping their baby comfortable. They are essential for maintaining support and keeping the tummy warm and cozy throughout the day. The best maternity scrub pants offer an ideal combination of comfort, support, mobility, and warmth.

They also allow mothers to carry tools in their pockets while remaining hands-free throughout the day.


When shopping for maternity scrub pants, you may believe that all maternity scrub pants are the same. You'll be fine if they have a knit panel for your stomach, right?


No, not exactly. There are a few other necessary factors to consider when shopping for maternity scrub pants to ensure your comfort during those long hospital shifts. Choosing high-quality scrubs, the appropriate pant leg style for you, and pocket placement are among the most important points to consider. Keeping this in mind, this guide will help you find the best maternity scrub pants.

What Is The Best Time To Buy Maternity Scrub Pants?

When should you begin your search for maternity scrubs? The simplest answer is "when your regular scrubs begin to feel tight!" It's time to update to maternity scrubs when you feel uncomfortable, or workwear limits your freedom of movement. 

Choosing high-quality material ensures that your scrub pants will last wash after wash and will bend and flex to fit your changing body. It's a matter of personal style and choice, but it's also a matter of safety and function. 

How To Choose Maternity Scrub Pants?

Even under normal circumstances, nursing is a demanding profession, and caring for pregnant patients adds new challenges. Pregnant women face challenges at work due to physical and emotional changes during their three trimesters. That's why it's critical to take comfort measures wherever and whenever possible, including wearing soft, comfortable scrubs that fit you and your growing baby.

The best maternity scrub pants allow you to move freely, are made of soft and breathable fabrics, and have sizing features (such as stretch panels and drawstrings) that enable your workwear to grow with you. 

Choose Stretchy Material

Buying stretchy fabrics is the obvious choice when shopping for maternity clothing. Spandex can be stretched to great lengths and return to its original shape. Cotton, on the other hand, is a different story. You might have discovered this by wearing your favorite cotton T-shirt around the house only to discover that your baby bump has permanently stretched and reshaped it.

Scrubs made of a polyester blend are an excellent choice for several reasons. They are extremely durable, so you can be confident that your polyester scrubs will last no matter how often you wear or wash them. Polyester being wrinkle-resistant and wicks away moisture, is a perfect choice for pregnant women.

Look For an Adjustable Side Knit Panel

Most maternity scrub pants have a knitted stretch panel to accommodate your growing baby bump. The panel has two advantages: it will stretch and grow with you throughout your pregnancy  and provides secure coverage.

Our women's scrub pants are a no-brainer for expecting mothers. They have a drawstring for customized comfort and an elasticated back. This gives you more room as your baby grows. The joggers and straight-leg multi-pocket pants have drawstrings that sit below the waist (or under your bump) and are elastic in the back to keep you comfortable regardless of the trimester.

Some best picks from our maternity scrub pants

Maternity Pants By Med Couture 

The Med Couture Women's Maternity Scrub Pants have a sleek, single-color design and a knit waist panel for a secure and cozy fit. These maternity scrubs are made of a polyester and spandex blend for maximum comfort throughout the day. The fabric blend also includes a 4-way energy stretch for full mobility.


These maternity scrub pants are available in various sizes to accommodate most body types. Sizes range from X-Small Petite to 3X-Large. Furthermore, for natural color matching, these maternity scrubs are available in a variety of colors, including navy, royal blue, pewter, and black.

Buy now: MATERNITY PANTS BY MED COUTURE XS-3XL (REGULAR) / PEWTER


Rose Maternity Pant By Healing Hands

The Healing hands' maternity scrub pant is well-designed for the modern mother. These scrub pants are made of polyester and spandex blend around the waist panel. It provides excellent elasticity to the tummy area for improved movement and comfort.

Healing Hands' Maternity Pants come in a variety of sizes ranging from XX-Small to 3X-Large. As a result, they can meet the needs of the majority of nurses and healthcare professionals.

Buy now: ROSE MATERNITY PANT BY HEALING HANDS XXS-5XL/ WINE


Final Words

Finding the right waist style will keep you comfortable, while the right amount of pockets and preferred pant leg style will make a big difference as you progress through each trimester.

With these pointers and specifics in mind, you should be well-prepared to choose your next favorite pair of maternity scrub pants.

Learn more about women's maternity scrub pants and the many options we have for you! Visit Born-O Uniforms today.