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Full Scope Midwifery Care
Home Birth Services
Midwife attended Hospital Birth

If you are considering planned home birth or desire personalized Well Woman care, please call the
office to see if Local Care Midwifery, PLLC is a good fit for your needs.
Did you know that Michelle has privileges at Bellevue Women's Hospital or that she participates with CDPHP?
Call us to find out more
518 238-3469

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Over 1200 births since 1983

Local Care Midwifery, PLLC is a private midwifery practice located in the heart of NY's Capital District. LCM, PLLC was founded in 2009 by K.Michelle Doyle, CNM, NYS LM. We specialize in Planned Home Birth Services as well as personalized Well Woman Care. Since 2015, Michelle has had privileges at Bellevue Women's Hospital in Niskayuna, NY.  This relationship with Bellevue, which has a Level II NICU, means we can offer planned hospital birth for select clients, and continued direct midwifery care should transfer from planned home birth be needed.

Well Women Care
Family Planning
Prenatal care
Preconception Counseling
We believe that women are strong, that birth is innately safe, and that it is best to be prepared. These beliefs and decades of experience are the foundation of Local Care Midwifery's Homebirth Service.

Latest Blog Posts

Check out the latest blog posts from Local Care Midwifery

Michelle's Down and Dirty Childbirth Ed Tips

The title says it all: Michelle's Down & Dirty Childbirth Edu Tips (aka all you need to know for life)

Chevre Printemps

Springtime is the perfect time for soft goat cheese, fresh new chives and the bright flavor of lemon zest. This recipe is simple, elegant and so versatile. Try it now when spring is new and everything is colored in a haze of green. (Then try it again in the deep of winter to bring the taste of Spring to refresh your soul). Enjoy!

Just Midwifery

Recently, someone asked on Facebook if I did “just midwifery or also Ob Gyn?” At first I was taken aback: putting the word ‘just’ in front of anything sounds belittling. But I quickly got over myself and realized that she was simply asking a question. What a great question! 

Welcome to the World!

Local Care Midwifery would like to welcome the following home birth babies to the world!

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