Laurels

Best Midwives
in Seattle
2021

Why These Midwives?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Seattle Midwives on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 148 94 13

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Eastside Birth Center

Eastside Birth Center in Bellevue offers personalized care and delivery services to low-risk women in a safe and natural environment. The center offers comprehensive prenatal care, birthing services in either the center’s suite or the family’s home, as well as postpartum care. The staff of Eastside Birth Center is available to answer questions 24 hours per day seven days per week via phone call. The center offers water births and emphasizes the importance of father involvement in the birthing process. With Eastside Birth Center, nearly 75 percent of fathers “catch” their child as he or she is being born.

Bellevue, WA 98007

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In Tandem Midwifery

In Tandem Midwifery of Seattle offers evidence-based holistic care with a focus on heart health as it relates to pregnancy, labor, and postpartum. In Tandem Midwifery is careful to consider any factors that may cause a woman’s birth to be higher risk, in which case, the business would refer the woman to a physician or hospital. In Tandem Midwifery offers prenatal care, home births, and birth center birthing services. The business uses a comprehensive care model that emphasizes new family education.

Seattle, WA 98116

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Northshore Midwives & Lactation Counseling

Northshore Midwives & Lactation Consulting in Bothell is a practice that specializes in prenatal care, minimizing technological intervention, and helping women and children with the breastfeeding process. The midwife is licensed and certified and is an international board certified lactation consultant. Clients say they are grateful for the midwife’s calming demeanor and for her efforts to keep the mother well informed about what was happening the entire time during the birthing process.

Bothell, WA 98021

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Rainier Valley Community Clinic

Rainier Valley Community Clinic in Seattle believes in developing a working partnership with mothers and families as they make their own decisions about their and their child’s health care. The clinic works to meet the unique needs of each mother and child by offering culturally-sensitive birthing and delivery services to clients, especially those in underserved communities. Rainier Valley Community Clinic offers in-home births or birthing services at the Center For Birth or Swedish Medical Center.

Seattle, WA 98144

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Rainy City Midwifery

Rainy City Midwifery in Seattle has more than 30 years of experience of helping women become mothers and couples transition to families. The midwives of Rainy City Midwifery are on-call 24 hours per day to answer any questions or make emergency visits. The practice offers birthing assistance in the family's home or at a birthing center. Rainy City Midwifery offers breastfeeding support after birth via in-home visits.

Seattle, WA 98102

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The Special Delivery Company

The goal of The Special Delivery Company in Everett is to create a birthing experience for families exactly as they envisioned it. The business’s midwife has delivered more than 2,600 babies over the course of her 25 years of experience. The Special Delivery Company offers free pregnancy tests and consultations, full prenatal care, delivery services, and postpartum support.

Everett, WA 98203

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