Cervical Exams

Cervical Exams

The final month of pregnancy is filled with excitement and anticipation.  So many preparations have been made for the big arrival.  Showers have been given, nurseries painted and cribs assembled, diapers purchased.  Then you wait.  You wait for some type of sign.  Is...
Preparing for the Big Day…..

Preparing for the Big Day…..

Let’s Talk Birth Plan…… We often find that many women don’t realize that they have many options and choices when it comes to the birth process. No two births are alike and it is difficult to plan the course of events but you can make some decisions...
The Midwife Experience

The Midwife Experience

The Midwife Experience Many women seem to be searching for something more from their birth experience.  How is having a baby with a nurse midwife different? Midwives have a different viewpoint of birth.  We see childbirth as a normal physiologic event in a woman’s...
What’s a Midwife?

What’s a Midwife?

What’s a Midwife? The first response I usually get from people who are unfamiliar with midwives is “so, you deliver babies at peoples’ houses?  While some midwives continue to have a home birth practice this actually accounts for less than 5% of all midwife deliveries...
Midwife blog

Midwife blog

Welcome to Mid-City Midwives!   We are excited for the opportunity to enter into private practice with the physicians and nurse practitioners of Mid-City OB/GYN. Marilyn Lowe, Cece Norton, Bridget Wieczorek, Erin Lavin and Amanda Lura, formally the Methodist Midwives,...