Effie Redman - Glenfield Midwife
I am a registered midwife with twenty five years' experience in the UK and NZ. I have experience in caseloading low and high risk women during childbirth. I have a Masters degree in Midwifery from London University and the philosophy of my practice is based on the belief that childbirth is a normal event and I can provide total midwifery care not only with skill but also with kindness, courtesy and respect for individual needs and beliefs. I work in collaboration with the support of a great team of core midwives and specialists at NSH and by making timely referrals, I ensure a safe pregnancy and childbirth for high risk cases.
I am pleased to announce that I am recently affiliated by the Institute of HypnoBirthing Mongan Method, the gold standard of childbirth education of deep relaxation, self-hypnosis, special breathing techniques, affirmations and visualisation. As a certified HB Educator I have started to run HypnoBirthing classes for all mothers and their companion who are keen to give birth in an easier, more comfortable and pain free manner and babies are born in an atmosphere of gentility, calm and joy. A celebration of life with childbirthing without fear.
Please contact me by email for your appointment and registration for HB classes.
I am based at Glenfield and cover all areas of the North Shore.
Albany, Bayswater, Beach Haven, Belmont, Birkdale, Birkenhead, Browns Bay, Campbells Bay, Castor Bay, Chatswood, Coatesville, Dairy Flat, Devonport, Forrest Hill, Glenfield, Greenhithe, Gulf Harbour, Highbury, Hillcrest, Long Bay, Mairangi Bay, Milford, Murrays Bay, Narrow Neck, Northcote, Northcote Central, Northcote Point, North Harbour, Orewa, Rosedale, Schnapper Rock, Sunnynook, Takapuna, Torbay, Waiake, Wairau Valley, Westlake
How To Make An Appointment
Please contact me by email for an appointment.
Antenatal Care (Pregnancy)
Because pregnancy care is so important for your health and the health of your baby, it is free for all NZ citizens, residents and many other visa holders. Your midwife…More
Labour & Birth
Labour and Birth Care
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Postnatal Care (After Birth)
Staying in Hospital/Birth Centre After the Birth
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Home Visits From a Midwife (From Birth to 4 - 6 Weeks)
Home visits provide an opportunity for you to discuss any concerns you have about your health or the health of your baby. Your midwife will assist you with breastfeeding and…More
Ongoing Care for You and Your Baby
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Waitemata DHB Maternity Services - North Shore Hospital
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Free parking is available at the practice
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Registered Midwife, HypnoBirthing Certified Educator, Clinical Hypnotherapist
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This page was last updated at 3:43PM on July 2, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Effie Redman - Glenfield Midwife.