Home birth midwifery care including prenatal, birth & postpartum

Water birth & birth tub rental

Laboratory work

24/7 on call service for labor & urgent matters

Complete newborn exams & screenings

Lactation consulting & breastfeeding support

VBAC (Vaginal Births after Cesarean)

Childbirth education classes 

Doula services

Acupuncture for fertility, pregnancy, birth & postpartum through collaborative care

Fertility Acupuncture and Preconception Consultation

  • Acupuncture treatments promote fertility and conception 
  • Preconception consultation to help you prepare your body for a healthy pregnancy 
  • General treatments for common pregnancy ailments

Prenatal Care

  • Excellent care throughout your pregnancy, appointments every month until 32 weeks, then every 2 weeks till 36 weeks, then every week till you give birth.
  • Informed choice about tests and treatments available in obstetric care
  • Guidance and information to optimize your health and the health of your baby
  • Most lab work performed in office
  • Referrals for ultrasound and additional support based on your physical and emotional needs
  • Easy access to network of physicians and hospital services, if needed

Birth

  • Attendance by two midwives plus an assistant from start of active labor through the immediate postpartum
  • Regular and gentle monitoring of mom and baby (and partner, if necessary!)
  • Water birth attendance if desired. Tub rental available upon request

Postpartum Care

  • Respect for bonding with gentle, quiet monitoring of mom and baby in the early postpartum
  • Complete newborn exam
  • Breastfeeding support
  • In-home postpartum visits for mom and baby during the first week and additional office visits through 6-8 weeks postpartum
  • Continued support through parenthood: information, referrals and connection as desired by you!

Doula Services

  • With doula care in the hospital or at home, the goal is to help you achieve a safe and wonderful birth experience
  • Doula services are separate from midwifery services and are offered in home, hospital and birth center settings
  • Trained and knowledgable doula support throughout your pregnancy, labor, birth, immediate postpartum and breastfeeding
  • Labor doula care focuses on your delivery providing emotional, physical, informational support, and communication with your primary care staff as needed  .

Lactation Consulting

Getting the right breastfeeding support early in your pospartum can make all the difference. Lactation services are available separately from midwifery and doula services.  Home and office visits available. Support for many breastfeeding issues:

  • Initial establishment with breast-feeding 
  • Increasing milk supply
  • Clogged ducts & mastitis
  • Thrush
  • Inverted nipples
  • Going back to work
  • Pumping & storing milk

Childbirth Education Classes

Jumelles Wellness Midwifery offers Informed Childbirth Education Classes for group and private sessions. Please inquire about upcoming  class dates.