About Integrative Obstetrics

About Practice

Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery is a leading OB/GYN practice dedicated to providing exceptional physician and midwife care to women in the northeastern region of New Jersey. The innovative, collaborative practice has three convenient office locations in Saddle River, Hackensack, and Jersey City, New Jersey.

Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery is a practice that strives to make women feel supported, safe, confident, and secure throughout pregnancy, during labor and delivery, and after giving birth. Maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) specialist Dr. Yaakov Abdelhak and board-certified nurse midwife Kristin Mallon lead this practice. Their partnership offers the bests of both worlds: expertise in natural childbirth and full medical support when the need arises.

Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery has lower cesarean birth rates and is committed to avoiding unnecessary C-sections. As a practice that promotes successful vaginal childbirth whenever possible, Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery has an extremely high success rate of vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC). More than 80% of patients who had past C-sections were able to deliver vaginally with Dr. Abdelhak and nurse midwife Mallon.

Other hallmarks of the practice’s modern, integrative obstetrical approach include informed consent, shared decision making, labor support and guidance, and a commitment to the most up-to-date and evidence-based information available.

Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack. 

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Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery is a leading OB/GYN practice dedicated to providing exceptional physician and midwife care to women in the northeastern region of New Jersey. The innovative, collaborative practice has three convenient office locations in Saddle River, Hackensack, and Jersey City, New Jersey.

Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery is a practice that strives to make women feel supported, safe, confident, and secure throughout pregnancy, during labor and delivery, and after giving birth. Maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) specialist Dr. Yaakov Abdelhak and board-certified nurse midwife Kristin Mallon lead this practice. Their partnership offers the bests of both worlds: expertise in natural childbirth and full medical support when the need arises.

Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery has lower cesarean birth rates and is committed to avoiding unnecessary C-sections. As a practice that promotes successful vaginal childbirth whenever possible, Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery has an extremely high success rate of vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC). More than 80% of patients who had past C-sections were able to deliver vaginally with Dr. Abdelhak and nurse midwife Mallon.

Other hallmarks of the practice’s modern, integrative obstetrical approach include informed consent, shared decision making, labor support and guidance, and a commitment to the most up-to-date and evidence-based information available.

Integrative Obstetrics & Mindful Midwifery is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack. 


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Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Yelp

    "This place has changed our lives. They are convenient and responsive, everything medical care should be like but isn't elsewhere."

    S.B.
  • Yelp

    "It is because of these two ladies that I was able to have my successful VBAC. Could not be happier with my experience."

    Solange R.
  • Yelp

    "If you are looking for a more natural approach during your pregnancy or hoping to have a VBAC, I highly recommend them."

    Nehal B.
  • Yelp

    "Being a first time mom, I had a lot of questions. Throughout the pregnancy they were extremely informative and catering to all of my needs and concerns."

    Ang M.
  • Yelp

    "I can not say enough wonderful things about Mindful Midwifery. There is no question who will deliver my next baby - whenever he or she may come."

    Leslie F.