Midwife-led birthing center offers options

Bloomin’ Babies Birth Center has opened a midwife-led birthing center at 2241 N. Seventh St. in Grand Junction, offering another option to expectant mothers.

Patty Kandiko, a certified nurse midwife, and her husband and business partner, Dick Kandiko, launched the operation in 2012.

Bloomin’ Babies Birth Center offers a range of services that include preconception counseling and family planning, prenatal care, birthing and annual exams for women.

For additional information or an appointment, call 549-1711 or visit www.bloominbabiesbirthcenter.com