Gentle Births and Beyond 

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Carmelle Gentle-Registered midwife and infant feeding specialist

Pregnancy and childbirth: a momentous life-changing event for you and your family. At this most precious time in your life Carmelle aim's to support and facilitate a holistic approach to your care, tailored to you and your family's individual needs. 

With over 13 years of experience as a qualified midwife, Carmelle has gained a wealth of skills, knowledge and clinical practice in all areas of midwifery. She has a specialist interest in infant feeding. Carmelle continues to enhance her knowledge base particularly in infant feeding, by attending educational study days and workshops as well as partaking in online seminars, she holds a Master's degree in Public Health.

Services include: 

  • antenatal care
  • birth preparation classes (one-to-one or as part of a group)
  • birth debriefing and birth planning
  • postnatal care and support
  • breastfeeding support
  • tongue-tie assessment and division (if required)
  • examination of the newborn

All services can be provided in the comfort of your own home and some consultations work well through a video call 

  • Indemnity insurance cover provided by Hiscox Limited for antenatal and postnatal care including lactation support and tongue tie division.
  • Full membership with the Royal College of Nursing.