Family Medical Centre, Albir
Family Medical Centre is a medical practice in Albir, offering a complete range of midwifery services including pre-conceptual care, complete pre-natal care (including blood tests and 4D Ultra-sound scans), an extensive preparation for childbirth course (including breathing and relaxation techniques) and post-natal care & support. Much of the work in the post-natal period is in helping mothers to establish successful breastfeeding and offering support and help to promptly resolve any breastfeeding difficulties. The emphasis is on a friendly, affordable health centre. Run by Dawn and Yvonne, who are an experienced midwife and nurse respectively, the support continues after the birth and they regularly see their babies for developmental checks and advice on things such as weaning and unsettled babies. The Practice Nurse, offers all childhood immunizations and is a family planning and sexual health specialist so sees a lot of young families. Ann, the doctor is always available to deal with any childhood ailments. They also do school medicals, providing written reports in both English and Spanish.