Maternity Services Tuscany & Umbria

There are a variety of maternity services in Florence, providing support for mums-to-be and new parents at every stage when having a baby in Tuscany.

 

There are several public and private hospitals offering a wide range of pregnancy services in Florence and Tuscany, including state of the art maternity facilities. There are also several family doctors and maternity clinics in Florence.

 

There is a growing demand for qualified maternity nurses and doulas in Florence, providing birth services and one-to-one support at home for women who are pregnant in Florence.

 

There is a friendly English-speaking community of pregnant expat mums and young families in Florence and the surrounding areas, providing a great support network for international families in the region.

 

 

This is the Mumabroad.com directory of recommended maternity services in Tuscany & Umbria based on recommendations from expat parents based in the local area. If you have a recommendation for this section please get in touch via email info@mumabroad.com

 

To read more information on the Italian healthcare system, visit our step by step relocation guide for international families moving to Italy.

There are a variety of accessible maternity services in Perugia and Umbria, providing a high standard of care and friendly support for pregnant expat mums and new parents adjusting to parenthood when having a baby.

 

The Italian healthcare system is considered to be of an excellent standard, with specialist maternity clinics and different birth services available in the region, including a large public hospital in Orvieto. There are also private, English-speaking midwives who can assist during a home birth or provide support during a hospital birth. 

 

Most local maternity hospitals in Perugia and Umbria run antenatal courses for mums to be and host workshops and events covering different aspects of childbirth and newborn care. Several non-profit associations in the area offer useful advice and assistance to women on all topics relating to women’s health and motherhood. 

 

There is a growing international community based in the region, with bilingual playgroups and local meet-ups for expat parents to socialise and build support networks when raising a family far from their home nation and relatives.

 

This is the Mumabroad.com directory of recommended maternity services in Tuscany & Umbria based on recommendations from expat parents based in the local area. If you have a recommendation for this section please get in touch via email info@mumabroad.com

 

To read more information on the Italian healthcare system, visit our step by step relocation guide for international families moving to Italy.

PREGNANCY, MATERNITY CLINICS AND HAVING A BABY IN TUSCANY & UMBRIA

The Virtual Midwife

The Virtual Midwife

Karen Wilmot is a midwife on a mission to to address the Internet as part of the larger health communication system, and restore normality to childbirth through effective education. She launched The Virtual Midwife in 2014 as an online service ...
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Bellies Abroad

Bellies Abroad

Bellies Abroad understands the challenges of becoming a family away from your own. It is a platform for parents, and parents to be, living outside of their home countries as well as local families. They offer online and in person consultations with ...
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Maishamani progetto maternità

Maishamani progetto maternità

The name Maishamani comes from the union of two words that in Swahili mean Life (Maisha) and Peace (Amani). Maishamani is a space dedicated to mothers and families to celebrate life, give information and accompany women throughout pregnancy and ...
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Ospedale Santa Maria della Stella, Orvieto

Ospedale Santa Maria della Stella, Orvieto

This is the only hospital in Orvieto, so it is the only choice for women who want to give birth in or near the city. Options are for natural delivery or cesarean if recommended by your physician. Husbands/partners can be present for natural ...
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Pregnancy Swimming, various locations

Pregnancy Swimming, various locations

Azzurra swimming and fitness club offer swimming for expectant mothers which can be started at any time during pregnancy, with the approval of your gynaecologist, until the end of gestation. No special skills are required and it is not essential to ...
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Centro Benessere Maternità (CBM)

Centro Benessere Maternità (CBM)

CBM is a centre for the health and wellbeing of mothers, children, families and women of all ages. It offers space for meeting, sharing, education and growth. They give guidance on the path of parenthood, using the imprint of Salutogenesis. They ...
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Dr Barbara Brodbeck

Dr Barbara Brodbeck

Dr. Barbara Brodbeck graduated with a degree in Medicine and Surgery in 1989 and specialized with honors in Gynocology and Obstetrics in 1993 both at the Universita’ Degli Studi di Firenze. Office hours: Monday afternoons, Wednesday and ...
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Dr Cristina Desii

Dr Cristina Desii

English speaking Gynaecologist and Obstetrician, Dr Cristina Desii is located at Lorenzo Magnifico, close to Piazza Liberta. ...
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Studio Medico Dott. Massimo Mariani

Studio Medico Dott. Massimo Mariani

A private Gynaecologist with over 20 years experience. Since 1994 he has specialised in Obstetrics, in particular Prenatal Diagnosis. He is well published in national and international journals, teaches courses in Obstetric Ultrasound and is well ...
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Prenatal Yoga

Prenatal Yoga

A beautiful yoga studio conveniently located in the heart of Florence, with an expansive schedule, provides opportunities for all to experience the physical, emotional, and spiritual benefits of yoga. Radici Yoga offer prenatal yoga – a ...
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