UnityPoint Health – Des Moines Midwife Services serves women of all ages for pregnancy, labor and delivery, well-woman exams, birth control, menopause, and problem focus visits. Their clinic has been located at 3714 Ingersoll Avenue since 2015, but they have been with the UnityPoint Health system since 2003.
Des Moines Midwife Services has nine certified nurse midwives (CNM) that are all nurse practitioners (ARNP) and deliver at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in downtown Des Moines and Methodist West Hospital in the western suburbs. In their Ingersoll office, they also offer Iowa Radiology ultrasounds for patients along with nutrition consultations.
“Our goal is to be the place that women want to receive their care recognizing that we are committed to their health and well-being, not only for pregnancy but for all things related to women’s healthcare,” said Misty Reznik, senior clinic administrator. Learn more about the services they provide here.
Reznik said the clinic’s midwives typically spend more time during appointments with their patients, getting to know them and their unique needs. Their motto is: “Partnering with women through all stages of life.”
Fun fact: The first week of every October Des Moines Midwife Services celebrates Midwife Week!
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