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Maternity Services Balearics

There are a variety of maternity services in Mallorca providing support for pregnant women and new parents at every stage. Mallorca is home to some of the leading public and private medical centres in the Balearic islands, with plenty of choice for new parents and English-speaking doctors.

 

The island’s international residents have excellent access to maternity and birth services when having a baby in Mallorca. There are several large hospitals in Palma, Inca and Manacor with specialised paediatric departments and smaller maternity clinics and family doctors in most towns.

 

Qualified private midwives and doulas can offer one-to-one support throughout pregnancy, labour and following birth can provide highly personalised, flexible and holistic care at home. There are also fantastic parenting classes available for new parents, offering support with breastfeeding, creating a sleep routine and teaching important skills such as first aid.

 

For mums-to-be and new parents seeking more holistic approach to their family’s health and wellbeing, there are many alternative therapists in Mallorca. Several companies also offer dynamic personal training and group workouts tailored to each stage of pregnancy and classes designed for new mums to feel their best.

The island’s international residents have excellent access to healthcare and birth services in Menorca. There is one main hospital on the island, with a dedicated paediatric department and experienced obstetrics and gynaecology teams.

 

There are several maternity clinics on the island offering friendly pre-natal classes to prepare for baby’s arrival. Families have access to a variety of birth services and exceptional, personalised post-natal care, ensuring new mums feel supported when having a baby away from home.

 

There are several dedicated professionals offering pregnancy and birth services in Menorca, from fertility coaching to hypno-birthing and experienced midwives to coach mums-to-be through labour and subsequently offer new parents support at home.

Being such an international island, with a large number of tourists throughout the high season, Ibiza has excellent English-speaking medical facilities, with English-speaking doctors or translation services available at all private and most public facilities.

 

C’an Misses is the largest and only state hospital on the island, on the outskirts of Ibiza town, with further emergency services, or Urgencias located near San Antonio and several highly-regarded private hospitals on the island also. There are smaller maternity clinics and family doctors located in most towns.

 

There is a tight-knit local community of international residents based on the island year-round, with several fantastic clubs, meet-ups, events and playgroups for mums to make friends and socialise with like-minded people living on the white isle.

 

The island is known for its healthy and active lifestyle, with a number of experienced alternative therapists in Ibiza specialising in holistic therapies including homeopathy, acupuncture, nutrition and life coaching. There are also a number of yoga studios and instructors based on the island, offering fantastic open air classes in some of Ibiza’s most picturesque spots.

 

Ibiza Town, San Antonio and Santa Eularia are also home to several independent boutiques catering for all the requirements of parenthood, selling maternity clothes, baby clothes, accessories and equipment.

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PREGNANCY, MATERNITY CLINICS AND HAVING A BABY IN MALLORCA,

MENORCA AND IBIZA

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