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Margaret Holcomb, DNP, CNM
Pamela Platis, CNM


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Serving women of all stages of life, Capital Region Midwifery is the 
only midwife-owned practice in the Capital Region to offer gynecological, 
women’s health, and labor and delivery services in a hospital setting.


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(518)326-1620 | CapitalRegionMidwifery@gmail.com | Troy, NY
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For appointments, call either of our offices.
2109 15th Street, Troy, NY 12180  ~  145 Vly Road, Suite 8, Niskayuna, NY 12309




Linda Balles, MSN, CNM
Maureen Murphy, MS, CM
At Capital Region Midwifery, we offer gynecological services and primary care to women from adolescence to menopause. 

We promise to listen, care, educate, support you, and be with you every step of the way.

Capital Region Midwifery Services

At Capital Region Midwifery, our patients are offered full scope midwifery services and care spanning from conception to delivery including cesarean section assist and postpartum exams.  In addition, we offer comprehensive gynecological services with STI screening, well women exams, contraception and preconception education, peri-menopausal/menopausal care and referrals, vaginal infection screening and family planning services.
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We accept most forms of insurance.  Please call our office for details.

You may call us to schedule an appointment or use the form below.  Please print our Patient Registration Packet, fill it out, and bring it with you to your first appointment.

Please be sure to request that your medical records from your former OB/GYN office be sent to Capital Region Midwifery prior to your appointment.  Please print, fill out, and send this form to your former office: Records Release Form.
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Midwife means with woman. 
We are truly with women.
Our Services

Please be aware that your appointment is not finalized until our office confirms your request via phone.
From the time you first contact us for a consultation, 
you will find that midwifery care is unique and personalized, unlike that of a traditional obstetrician. We will do everything we can, with you as our partner, to ensure your health and that of your baby’s throughout your pregnancy.


Pregnancy Care

We specialize in normal female reproductive health care with an emphasis on personalization and access to care. 

Our professional all female staff are comforting and welcome women of all ages. Come enjoy our relaxing environment with no long waiting periods! We can usually fit you in for your appointment the same week that you call! We also do not have our clients wait for extended periods of time in the waiting room. We see clients by appointment only and do not over book to better accommodate our client’s needs and schedules.

Our Certified Nurse Midwives offer extensive Gynecological Services including:
       Pap Smears
       Physical Exams
       Breast Exams
       Screening and treatment for Sexually Transmitted Diseases
       Diagnosis and treatment of bacterial infections 
       Contraceptive prescription and education
       Premenstrual syndrome diagnosis & treatment
       Menopause diagnosis & treatment
       Treatment for female sexual dysfunction.
       Pregnancy testing
       … and much more!


Gynecological Services

Other Services

Primary care​
Preconception counseling

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Click here for more information about our pregnancy care.
Click here for more information about how to develop your Birth Plan.


Troy Office
518.326.1620 (ph)
518.326.1622 (fax)


Niskayuna Office
518.608.4471 (ph)
518.608.4489 (fax)


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OFFICE LOCATIONS

2109 15th Street 
Troy, NY 12180


145 Vly Road, Suite 8
Niskayuna, NY 12309