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What is a midwife?
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Midwife
A practitioner of midwifery is known as a midwife, a term used in reference to both women and men, although most midwives are female.
[1] in addition to providing care to women during pregnancy and birth, many midwives also provide primary care to women, well-woman care related to reproductive health, annual gynecological exams, family planning, and menopausal care.

In brief: Midwife
A practitioner of midwifery is known as a midwife, a term used in reference to both women and men, although most midwives are female.
[1] in addition to providing care to women during pregnancy and birth, many midwives also provide primary care to women, well-woman care related to reproductive health, annual gynecological exams, family planning, and menopausal care.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Healthcare provider
Midwives have their own special schools and training.
They provide care for pregnant women and deliver babies. They do not perform c-sections or take care of high risk pregnant women.

In brief: Healthcare provider
Midwives have their own special schools and training.
They provide care for pregnant women and deliver babies. They do not perform c-sections or take care of high risk pregnant women.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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