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The Childbirth and Women's
Wellness Center

The Childbirth and Women's Wellness Center is a premier nurse-midwifery practice in Clifton, New Jersey, led by Lonnie Morris, CNM, ND, FACNM, and Kate Keller, MSN, CNM. The practice is proud to be one of the oldest in New Jersey and has one of the most experienced midwives in the nation.

Founder Dr. Lonnie Morris is one of the most established and respected leaders in the movement to normalize birth in New Jersey and the surrounding areas. She has mentored hundreds of midwives over the years to ensure that safe, natural birth experiences are available for women in New Jersey and throughout the world.

The Childbirth and Women's Wellness Center staff members work together to ensure patients receive the timely, comprehensive, quality care needed for healthy pregnancies and births.

When needed, the team collaborates with outstanding physicians. They enjoy the full support of the administration and nursing staff at Hackensack Meridian Health at Pascack Valley Hospital in Westwood and Hackensack Meridian at Mountainside in Montclair.

The Childbirth and Women's Wellness Center team delivers babies in outstanding hospitals and two birth centers, which provide the comfort patients deserve in a warm, welcoming atmosphere.

From well-woman exams to prenatal care, gynecology, postpartum care, and beyond, friendly staff members offer the full scope of OB/GYN services to meet patients’ needs. They provide family planning, treatment for menopause symptoms, birth control, vaginal delivery after cesarean (VBAC), and much more.

To schedule a visit with The Childbirth and Women's Wellness Center, call the office or book an appointment online today.

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Melanie tells a wonderful birth story

I came to you all at a time in my pregnancy when I was extremely distraught. My first OB was adamant about my being induced on his projected due date because I was a geriatric mother.

Lonnie celebrates a few milestones

Our founder Lonnie Morris recently was honored with a great celebration surrounded by friends and family. Not only was it a celebration of her birthday but her anniversary as a nurse, and annivery midwife and her marriage to her supportive husband...


Words from our patients

  • Yelp

    "I had a wonderful experience with the midwives at The Childbirth Center. I was with them throughout my entire pregnancy with the hopes of having an unmedicated VBAC."

    Lauren M.
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    "Wow!!!! The center is amazing ladies! You will be in the most perfect hands."

    Paloma S.
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    "I feel very fortunate that I have been able to have both of my children under the incredible care of Kate, Lonnie and the rest of the staff here."

    Laura S.


The Childbirth and Women's Wellness Center
716 Broad Street,, Suite 1D
Clifton, NJ 07013
Phone: 201-567-0810

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