Birth Center Basics

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Is Care at a Birth Center Safe?

Because the majority of women in the U.S. have maternity care at a hospital with an obstetrician - unlike in Europe where 60-80% of people having babies have care with a midwife - there are many misconceptions about the safety of birth centers.

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Why Choose a Birth Center?

Our center is one of only approximately 300 free-standing birth centers in the U.S. – most of which are owned and operated by midwives. Albeit small in number, birth centers are growing rapidly around the country. What makes our free-standing birth center so different? The unique opportunity to partner with our midwives allows you to achieve your desired birth experience.

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