Gentle Beginnings Our team of certified nurse-midwives believes care should include emotional, physical and spiritual support for every woman who walks through our door. At Gentle Beginnings we offer a full spectrum of women’s health services, taking care of our clients from puberty to menopause. We provide a personalized, holistic approach and care for every woman much like we would a friend, with the same standards of care we’d choose for our families and ourselves. Midwifery Our midwives provide a broad range of services for women from puberty to menopause. We are there to participate in shared decision making around important healthcare choices. Meet Our Team Gentle Beginnings is a group of certified nurse midwives looking to support women through the cycle of motherhood with care for the mind, body and soul. Gynecologic Care Routine gynecologic care is one of the most important things a woman can do for her overall health. Schedule a Maternity Tour We welcome you to join a tour of our Maternity Care unit. The tours are approximately 1 hour. For the mom to be We’re proud to offer natural childbirth and water birth at Inspira Medical Center Elmer, the first hospital in the region to earn the prestigious recognition as a Baby-Friendly® birth facility. Elmer’s Maternity Unit has been carefully designed to promote natural and physiologic birth in a hospital setting. From the wireless telemetry that allows us to monitor your baby while you move freely, to the comfortable birth tubs, we provide a safe space in which each woman can feel comfortable working with her labor. The moment a woman meets her little one can be one of the most beautiful and empowering moments of her life. Our midwives and nurses protect that sacred and special space for birth. Please schedule a tour today to see this unique birthing facility. Birth and beyond As midwives, we not only offer complete prenatal and postpartum care, but also the following services to women: Annual well-woman care Birth control and contraceptive planning Breastfeeding consultations and support Diagnostic screenings Management of menopausal symptoms Natural family planning Nutritional counseling Pre-conception screening and counseling Pregnancy confirmation Routine gynecologic care STD testing Vaginal births after C-section Water birth Options counseling Not familiar with midwifery, or want to learn more? Visit our midwifery page. We'd be happy to talk to you about Gentle Beginnings and the full range of services we offer as part of Inspira Health Network. For questions or to arrange an appointment, contact one of our offices or request an appointment online by completing the information below. Locations: Elmer Office 389 Harding Highway, Suite 1 Elmer, NJ 08318 Get Directions (856) 358-1100 Haddon Heights Office 708 Station Avenue Haddon Heights, NJ 08035 Get Directions (856) 265-0200 Follow us on social media!