Clinical Care

Heart Care

At each prenatal as your midwife I look out for you and your baby. The clinical care I give is a lot like you would expect in any practice.


❥ Reassessing dates

❥ Measuring the growth of your baby

❥ Listening to your baby's heart tones

❥ Asking about your baby's movements

❥ Assessing your baby's position

❥ Assessing your liver and kidney function

Taking your Blood pressure

❥ Documenting your weight

❥ Providing a urine test

❥ Complete laboratory care offered

❥ Going over previous Obstetric care

❥ Ultrasound and referral offered when needed

If you have received care in the past for pregnancy, you may notice a few differences. Besides the clinical care mentioned on this page you can expect at least some emotional, heart care such as:


❥ Spiritual guidance 

❥ Personal relationships

❥ Body image confidence

❥ Emotional guidance affected by hormonal changes

❥ A deep conection encouraged between you and your baby

❥ Nutritional instruction

❥ Life style education

❥ Words of affirmation

❥ Enouraging a bond between you and your partner