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Naturopathic Birth Doula

Toronto & GTA Naturopathic Doula

About Dr. Abirna

Dr. Abirna, Naturopathic Doctor and Birth Doula is dedicated to supporting families through the transformative journey of childbirth. With a background in naturopathic medicine and a passion for holistic health, she provides compassionate care and evidence-based guidance to empower parents-to-be as they welcome their little ones into the world.

As a new mom herself, she understands the importance of feeling supported and empowered during pregnancy, birth, and beyond. During her free time, she loves to dance, practice yoga, hike the outdoors, and of course play with her energetic little one!

Dr. Abirna graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Waterloo. Her practice focuses on women’s health, fertility, prenatal and postpartum care, nurturing both mother and baby.

She is honoured to be part of your journey toward parenthood, and cannot wait support you and create a beautiful birthing experience together! 

Naturopathic Birth Doula

A labour and birth doula is a professional who offers continuous emotional, physical and informational support to expectant families. As licensed Naturopathic Doctors with extensive medical training, we can provide services such as acupuncture, homeopathy, and appropriate supplementation in addition to diverse physical techniques, comfort measures, and emotional support strategies. 

 

The goal is to create a calm and supportive atmosphere, fostering a positive birthing experience. Your support is customized to align with your specific goals and requirements. From cultivating a tranquil atmosphere to aiding in pain management, we stand as your committed allies. 

 

As advocates, we ensure your voice is acknowledged and honoured throughout the prenatal and birthing processes with transparent communication between you and your medical team, fostering a cohesive and informed birthing journey. 

 

Naturopathic Doulas empower clients with knowledge to make informed decisions. We deliver evidence-based information on prenatal care, labor and delivery, medical interventions, and more. Naturopathic birth doulas integrate traditional doula expertise with more than 5700 hours of medical science training and the application of natural remedies.

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Benefits of having a Birth Doula:

  • Reductions in labour duration
  • Decreased likelihood of utilizing pain medication
  • A lower probability of undergoing cesarean deliveries
  • Two times less likely to need assisted vaginal deliveries (such as forceps or vacuum assistance
  • Increased active involvement of the father/birth partner during labor
  • Less prone to encountering birth complications
  • Four times less likely to having low-birth weight infants
  • More likely to having higher 5-minute Apgar scores
  • Report enhanced self-esteem following childbirth
  • Demonstrate improved breastfeeding success rates
  • Are less susceptible to postpartum depression
  • Are more likely to describe their birth experience positively!

What's Included?

  • Resources for pregnancy, birth and post-partum care
  • Attendance at birth (on-call from 37 weeks to 41 weeks)
  • Two 60-minute pre-natal appointments
  • One 60-minute post-natal appointment
  • ADD ON: 1 on 1 Prenatal Class 
Dr. Abirna’s Service Areas Include: 
  • Markham, Stouffville, Richmondhill, Toronto, Scarborough, North York, Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Newmarket, Aurora
Naturopathic Doctors are regulated health professionals. Naturopathic Birth Doula services can be eligible and covered by most extended healthcare plans
 
**Please note Dr. Abirna operates on a limited client basis, accepting only a select number of clients each month on a first-come, first-served basis. With a commitment to providing personalized attention and support, Dr. Abirna ensures that each client receives the dedicated care and guidance they deserve throughout their birthing journey. 

 

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