Our Midwives

Finding a Midwife is an important part of your journey.  A Midwife should be someone who you feel comfortable .  Read the profiles of our Midwives and if you need help to choose a Midwife feel free to call the clinic and we will support you to find someone who we think you may like.  We can also set up an intial meeting so that you can have a chat and make sure its the right fit.

Tracey Turner Crossan

Congratulations on starting or expanding your family! My name is Tracey and I have been a Lead Maternity Carer (midwife) in Tauranga for over 5 years, and was born and raised in this beautiful city.....


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Jeanette Howard

My name is Jeanette Howard, I’m an independent midwife (lead maternity carer) working in Tauranga and the surrounding areas. I have been in Midwifery since 1987. I completed my degree in Human Biology and Health Sciences and a Teaching Certificate in the UK. I worked as a midwife in the UK for 15 years before coming to NZ in 2002...


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Cara Kellett

I am a confident Midwife who can work in the home, hospital, or Bethelehem Birthing Centre.  You will be supported to feel confident through your pregnancy, which will help you to create a strong mind appraoching your labour.  It is my job to ensure the health of you and your baby, valuing the  physical, nutritional, spiritual, cultural and lifestyle factors that impact  on your pregnancy...

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Robyn Phillips

My practice is research based – using NZCOM guidelines for practice, current evidence based documentation, along with referral to the UK NICE guidelines for practice.  I work with other experienced midwives, and specialists as necessary, to make sure you are safe, baby is well and dads are happy too.


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