Bachelor of Health Science (Midwifery), Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand, 15 November 2010


Philosophy of care: We believe that birthing is an important part of a woman’s life. It is a rite of passage and we trust the process providing continuity of care, support and education with an aim to provide an empowering and positive birth experience. We provide care that is professional, holistic in nature and woman-centered.

Back up midwife: Matty van Oosterom

Birth facilities attended: Home and water birthing, North Shore Hospital

General Bio: I am a married mother of three children. I live and work on the North Shore and am passionate in providing care to mothers across the region.  

Registration Date

3 December 2010

Contact Details

Karen Carson is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Northmed, 3 Akoranga Drive, Northcote, Auckland

Karen Carson: 021 180 4382

Matty van Oosterom: 021 224 6191

Paige Smith:  021 210 0374

Chontai Parker: 021 152 5791

Anne Gouws: 021 773 595

Sam Gailer: 022 507 4402

Alice Skipper: 021 174 4434  Currently not taking bookings

Alex van der Merwe: 021 026 88895 Currently on Maternity Leave

Come in the main entrance past the Glasshouse Cafe and you will find us at the end of the corridor. We do not have designated customer parking - you need to park in the pay and display yellow spaces $1 for 2 hours.