Posts in Winchester Midwife
Midwives at Winchester Medical Center

Growing your family? Looking for Midwifery Care, but not sure you want to deliver out of the hospital? For several years, Karen, of Winchester Women's Specialist, was the only Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) supporting families at Winchester Medical Center.

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Postpartum Recovery: Healing from a Perineal Tear

During pregnancy many women focus on preparing for delivery, often specifically, reducing tears during delivery. Will I tear? How bad will it be? How can I prevent this?

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Homebirth Midwives & Hospital Midwives: How each one might benefit you

Midwifery Care is more woman centered and appealing to women because of it's women centered care and excellent options for delivering. Where and how you desire to deliver are factors that come into play with deciding on which type of midwife would be the best addition to your team.

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Updated L&D Visitor Policy at Winchester Medical Center

The old policy limited the number of people you could have in your labor and delivery room to 3. That's a good number, but also no switching. Generally this would be partner, doula and a mom/mother in law, no room for a birth photographer

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Planning a VBAC at Winchester Medical Center?

As an expecting mom we all know that sometimes pregnancy and birth do not go as planned. As those two pink lines come into view you realize your second baby is on it's way. In this case your first baby(ies) were born via cesarean

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The Best OB in Winchester, Virginia

The downside to Google and mommy group questions to find an Obstetrician in Winchester is that the responses are unique to the individual. When looking for a care provider for pregnancy and delivery women find that they might not want to stick with their regular well-woman care provider. Learn more about Winchester, Virginia OB options

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Doulas and Medical Staff: Our Promise to You

To the medical professionals: Nurses, Doctors, and Midwives that the Doulas of Virginia is for Doulas have the pleasure to work with here is our promise to you.

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An Interview with Karen Nguyen, CNM with Winchester Women's Specialist

For the longest time Karen was one of the only practicing CNMs delivering at Winchester Medical Center. We are very excited that that has changed in the last several months.

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Midwife Opens New Birth Center in Winchester, Virginia

Virginia is for Doulas is excited to share this exciting new birthing option for families in Winchester and surrounding areas. Out of hospital birth may not be within your comfort level, but stay and listen to this fantastic new birth center, you will not be disappointed

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