At Napa Valley Midwife we have trust in the body’s innate ability to have a natural and gentle birth. Women’s bodies are tremendously powerful, complex and wise. Napa Valley Midwife’s founder and lead midwife, Heather Hilton, seeks to empower the women she works with, while nurturing the entire family, by guiding them to make their own healthy and safe decisions with the best information available. She believes in protecting the sacred art of gentle and natural birth via empowered, informed and consensual collaboration.

With information rooted in the juxtaposition of traditional midwifery practices and the latest scientific advancements and evidence-based research, Napa Valley Midwife & Associates support the health and wellness of both mama and baby throughout the pregnancy, birth and postpartum experience.

Why should you choose Napa Valley Midwife?

■         Nurturing comprehensive holistic care throughout your entire pregnancy, birth, and up to six weeks postpartum.

■         A free hour-long consultation and getting-to-know-you visit to answer questions and address any concerns you may have about midwifery care.

■         Free pregnancy testing.

■         Personalized hour-long prenatal and postpartum appointments.

■         All the same prenatal testing options that women are offered by other obstetric providers, including genetic screening, blood tests, lab work and cultures.

■         Referrals for ultrasounds as needed or desired and consultations with physician specialists, as needed.

■         Midwives on-call 24 hours a day for any questions or concerns that may arise.

Napa Valley Midwife offers highly skilled, evidenced based midwifery services to families choosing Home Birth, Water Birth, Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC), Doula Services and Well Woman Care. Your own local California Licensed Midwife that provides individualized, personal and holistic care throughout the childbearing years!