Our Midwives know pregnancy, labor, and birth. While they view pregnancy and birth as normal functions, not medical problems, they are in fact licensed “medical” professionals in the state of Florida and part of the health care system.
Midwives’ education covers anatomy, physiology, genetics, nutrition, etc. Most importantly, they are trained in, and experts of, normal labor and birth. They are not mini-obstetricians, nor are they maxi-nurses. They are uniquely trained providers of prenatal care throughout pregnancy, care through labor, birth, and the weeks following birth and all that entails, including breastfeeding and newborn health and care. Our Midwives who are not only licensed in the state of Florida, but are also Board Certified and are trained in the birth center and hospital settings.
Choosing to see a licensed/Certified Professional Midwife for your prenatal care allows you to have access to any and all of the customary tests and procedures applicable to pregnancy, while having the opportunity to discuss all the options and make an informed choice about what is right for you.
Our staff is highly-trained, educated, and compassionate certified nurse-midwives and nursing staff have decades of experience supporting families through the birth experience. They will listen to you and respect your wishes providing individualized care. The will help you feel confident prepared, supported, and encouraged throughout your prenatal, birth and postpartum days.