Obstetrics & Gynecology & Certified Midwives located in Garden City, NY & North Massapequa, NY
Having a comfortable labor and delivery with a certified midwife can give you peace of mind and help you endure natural childbirth. Midwife births at FemmPro MIDWIFE, with locations in Garden City and Massapequa, New York, make the process of delivering a healthy baby seamless for patients, providing the best outcome in a warm, nurturing environment. To schedule an appointment with FemmPro MIDWIFE, call the office or use the online booking feature today.
Midwife Births Q & A
What are midwife births?
A certified midwife is a highly trained OB/GYN professional who can help you through the process of labor and delivery. Midwives assist you through the birthing process, depending on what works best for you and your family.
What are the benefits of midwife births?
Midwives receive specialized training to coach you through a natural birth if you’d like. Using a midwife can offer the following benefits, according to the American College of Nurse-Midwives:
- A greater chance of a natural childbirth
- A lower risk of cesarean section
- Reduced labor induction rates
- Decreased risks of infant mortality
- Reduced health care costs
- A lower risk of preterm births
- Reduced risks of perineal tears
- A positive breastfeeding experience
- Greater patient satisfaction
Midwives at FemmPro MIDWIFE offer practical, emotional, and social support to guide you through the process of labor and delivery. They make your experience as comfortable and as stress-free as possible.
What should I expect during midwife births?
Contact your midwife when you begin strong or frequent contractions. They coach you through the process of natural childbirth, if that’s your desire, and call for assistance if complications arise during your delivery. They assess you and your baby’s health during labor and right after childbirth.
What happens after my labor and delivery?
Your midwife cares for you after delivery to ensure you and your baby stay healthy throughout the entire journey. They offer guidance pertaining to newborn care, breastfeeding, good nutrition, and guidance on caring for yourself properly after childbirth. However, you should also make sure you have a strong social support network to assist you.
Attend all follow-up appointments with your midwife. They can refer you to a highly trained pediatrician and other specialists as needed.
When you’re ready for exceptional prenatal care, midwife births, and postpartum care with a personalized approach, call FemmPro MIDWIFE, or book a consultation online.