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Midwifery and Natural Childbirth Services

Midwifery - Dignity Health Medical Group (DHMG) Arizona
Our experienced certified nurse-midwives are dedicated to ensuring every one of our patient’s pregnancies are memorable and safe. We believe in providing our moms and families with a warm, safe, and comfortable environment for their deliveries. With our midwives, you are never alone; we are here 24/7, gently supporting you every step of the way. We strive to empower you to have the type of pregnancy and natural birth you desire.

Midwifery at DHMG

Is Natural Childbirth Right for You?
If you are seeking a childbirth experience that is compassionate, holistic, and personalized, midwifery is for you. Each of our credentialed Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNM) take great pride in providing a personal touch, spending quality time with you throughout pregnancy, birth, postpartum and beyond.

Our team of midwives is unique because we offer the comfort and control of a birthing center, as well as the peace of mind of having specialized OB/GYN physicians available, if needed.

Services include:

  • A natural childbirth
  • Access to a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit staffed by expert neonatologists
  • Active participation in deciding your birth plan, labor and delivery preferences
  • An on-call nurse-midwife and an on-call physician
  • Delayed cord clamping
  • Intermittent monitoring with freedom to walk, eat and drink while in labor
  • Options for comfort, pain management and relief beyond epidurals
  • Prenatal classes covering breastfeeding, bonding and parenting
  • Suites with private showers afterdelivery
  • Support to keep your baby with you to include skin-to-skin “kangaroo care”
  • Trial of labor after caesarean (TOLAC)