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Midwifery Service


Midwives@Botany is a group of primary care midwives offering you excellent care and support during your pregnancy, labour and postnatal period. We are passionate about midwifery and will provide you with a practical, empathetic and supportive approach, drawing on our wealth of experience and knowledge. We will work in partnership with you towards the best birth outcome possible. We look after women who are keen to have a natural birth and who are low risk however will support you and assist you in transfer of care if your pregnancy or labour becomes high risk. We prefer to deliver at Botany Downs Birthing Unit. Our antenatal clinics are held during office hours at Botany Downs Birthing Unit. We provide you with detailed notes to assist and guide you through this exciting journey....

We look after mothers who wish to birth at Botany Downs Birthing unit or Middlemore Hospital, who choose to have a natural birth and who live in surrounding suburbs to Botany.

We can see you for initial pregnancy tests as well as all bloods and scans for early pregnancy and will provide excellent care from then throughout your pregnancy and birth till 4-6 weeks post delivery of your baby.

You will choose one of the midwives below to be your Lead Maternity Carer; she will provide the majority of your care and if she is off call or unavailable you will be superbly cared for by one of the other midwives in the group providing backup.

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Please contact us as soon as you believe you are pregnant. Please call us on our mobile numbers during office hours, Monday to Friday between 0830 and 1700 to make an appointment to meet us.

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Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access


Free off street parking is available at the practice.

Contact Details

  • Jaimee McLindon: 021 900915
  • Laetitia Pelser: 021 131 1154
  • Margie Ireland: 021 978 667
  • Megan Switzer: 021 0202 6006
  • Sarina Gurnick: 027 4746722

* Texting is not a reliable form of communication. Outside of business hours texts will not be answered. We turn off texts on the weekend and at night. Please ensure you have credit on your phone to call the mobile number for all enquiries. 

292 Botany Road
Auckland 2013

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292 Botany Road
Auckland 2013

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Botany Downs Maternity Unit
292 Botany Road

This page was last updated at 11:45AM on February 21, 2024. This information is reviewed and edited by Midwives@Botany.