Birth Services

Waterbirth

Andaluz midwives have a lot of experience with birth! We are expert at supporting you through a natural non-interventive birth, yet we are highly qualified and prepared for emergencies.  We lead Oregon professionals with our experience and skill in waterbirth. The benefits of laboring and birthing in water are numerous to both you and your baby and there is no better place in the Pacific Northwest to have a waterbirth than Andaluz! Our statistics speak to the safe and skilled care we give with over 4,000 babies born into our care and a 5% cesarean birth rate for women who begin labor care in the birth center.

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Vaginal Birth After Cesarean

Andaluz midwives love helping women plan and achieve a vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC)! Over 90% of our clients intending a VBAC end up having a successful vaginal birth. Our midwives provide complete information about the risks and benefits of vaginal birth and elective cesarean so you can make the healthiest choice possible for you and your baby.

For more information about the safety and issues surrounding VBAC, please see our Resources page.