Certified nurse-midwives are an incredible health care resource. These professionals do much more than assist during childbirth. In so many ways, they work with you to ensure you’re living a healthier life. We’ll review some of the top health advice from them and correct any misconceptions you might have about their role in health care. Top […]
While most women picture nurse midwives as helping deliver babies, there’s so much more to their role than assisting during labor. What do certified nurse midwives do? The answers may surprise you as we examine the common misconceptions about these important members of your health care team. Misconception #1: What do certified nurse midwives do? […]
There’s a dizzying array of health care information out there—some reliable, others not. Our Certified Nurse-Midwives have some great tips and wonderful information to help you. Top Women’s Health Tips from Our Certified Nurse-Midwives 1. Don’t Diet “Dieting” is actually counterproductive. Healthy eating is a lifelong endeavor, not a project that is geared to lose […]
At Chapel Hill OBGYN, we are thankful for all members of our wonderful care team. Our physicians, nurse practitioners and others are dedicated to providing only the highest level of compassionate care. More importantly, we take time to know you to determine how we can best assist you. We’d like to take this time to […]
Today, midwifery is more than simply a career – it’s a calling, and these skilled professionals receive extensive medical training and certification by the North American Registry of Midwives. We’re proud to have an amazing, dedicated team of midwives to not only help guide our pregnant patients, but to also assist every woman at every stage of life. It’s their calling, as one midwife says. Read for more inspiration.
Certified nurse midwives attend births, provide prenatal and postpartum care, perform annual exams, conduct family planning visits and routine well-woman care throughout the lifespan. The journey requires years of diligent study and experience, first as an RN, and then in a graduate midwifery program.
At Chapel Hill OBGYN, we take great pride in taking time to get to know all our patients by name. We treat our practice and our patients like a family, and we are always excited to have a new “addition” to our group. When you’re expecting, we’ll tailor a care plan just for you. Here […]