Birth is not only about making babies. Birth is about making mothers ~ strong, competent, capable mothers who trust themselves and know their inner strength.Barbara Katz Rothman
Welcome to Birth Duluth Midwifery! We’re glad you’re here. Whether you’re already committed to a natural birth with midwifery care or just learning about childbirth choices, our website is designed to help you find your way.
We believe that birth is anormal and safe process. We believe in a woman’s ability to birth. We believe that provided with opportunity and loving support, women give birth with grace, humor, toughness and determination—over and over again.
Our comprehensive, family-centered care focuses on a healthy mama-baby, and a safe, satisfying birth experience. We’re dedicated to combining the best of modern, evidence-based practices with the warm rapport that only midwifery care can provide.
Gentle, professional care is our specialty. We’re delighted to be offering a new wave of maternity care right here at home. Birth Duluth Midwifery proudly provides the women and families of Duluth-Superior, Northeastern Minnesota, and Northwestern Wisconsin.
Jana Studelska is a nationally credentialed and licensed in both Minnesota and Wisconsin. As a Certified Professional Midwife (CPM), she is a specialist in normal birth, a trained expert in out-of-hospital birth. She’s interested in helping you provide a calm welcome to your newborn in the safety, comfort, and familiarity of your family and home.
Her assistants and apprentices are equally dedicated to supporting you in your birth, and have received appropriate training in doula services, neonatal resuscitation, and breastfeeding.