Services

The Birth Center offers a wide variety of services, including the following:

Pre-Natal Care >>

Care at The Birth Center starts from the early stages of pregnancy. Around the twelfth week of pregancy, you'll be scheduled for your initial exam. This visit is... (Read more)

 

Birth Care >>

Birth care begins when you think you are in labor. At that point, you call the C.N.M., who can assess if you are ready to come to the... (Read more)

 

Water Births >>

Placing a pool of water in a birth room changes the atmosphere immediately.  Voices get softer, the mother stays calmer and everyone becomes less stressed. The effect of buoyancy... (Read more)

 

Doula Services >>

The word "doula" comes from the ancient Greek meaning "a woman who serves" and is now used to refer to a trained and experienced professional who provides continuous... (Read more)

 

Breastfeeding Support >>

Birth centers generally have a high rate of success with clients breastfeeding and The Birth Center is no exception.  Our breastfeeding success rate for our clients is 96%... (Read more)

 

Post-Partum Care >>

Post-partum care is the last component of our birthing services. Unlike a typical hospital birth experience that ends when you go home, we provide continued care for both mother... (Read more)

 

GYN Practice >>

We offer full scope midwifery services at The Birth Center.  Midwifery means "with woman" and full scope means "from cradle to grave".  So, although we mostly see clients during... (Read more)

 

Birthing services include the care of a Certified Nurse Midwife (C.N.M.), Registered Nurse (R.N.), and labor support (doula) in one service package for one reasonable fee. Post-partum care and breastfeeding support are also included. The Birth Center accepts Medi-Cal and most PPO insurance providers. Payment plans are also available.