De Geboortezaak
Houten

Are you pregnant and looking for a midwife who gives you all the attention you need? Then our midwifery practice is the best option for you! We also provide obstetric care in Bunnik, Odijk, Schalkwijk, ´t Goy, Tull en ´t Waal and Werkhoven.

Perhaps you remember us as Verloskundigenpraktijk Houten. Since 2017 we are part of De Geboortezaak.

Our experienced team of midwives is always by your side, day and night. We offer warm, personalised and involved care and will tailor our services to your needs. We take into account your personal care requirements during pregnancy and child birth, since every pregnancy is unique. We provide complete obstetric care and have all ultrasound scans performed by experienced sonographers at Zorggebouw in Houten. We strive to provide high quality midwifery care at all times. Our practice is modern, involved, professional and advanced. 

You can choose the care that suits you best, individually or in a group, such as CenteringPregnancy. Please do not hesitate to schedule an appointment, we are waiting for you. Interested? Contact us about your pregnancy.

In case the button below doesn’t take you to the client intake form, please call our administrative staff or send an e-mail to utrecht@degeboortezaak.nl. Sometimes an error occurs. This is being fixed.

Schedule an appointment

Are you looking for a midwife or midwifery practice in Bunnik, Odijk, Schalkwijk, ´t Goy, Tull en ´’t Waal and Werkhoven? Contact our practice in Bunnik. 

Always available

Consultation hours by phone

Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 1.00 pm and on Thursday evening from 6.30 pm to 9.00 pm to schedule an appointment and for non-urgent questions.

Call 030 - 634 14 29

24/7 emergency line

You have access to a midwife 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Contact us on this phone number if you are in labour, worried or in case of emergency. 

Call 06 - 512 039 03

Or send us an e-mail on houten@degeboortezaak.nl

Always close

Zorggebouw Houten (main location)

Prins Bernhardweg 69
3991 DE Houten
Consultation hours and ultrasound scans are on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Evening consultation hours are held on a different day every week. Heart consultation (no appointment needed) is on Thursdays from 6.15 to 6.45 pm.

EMC Schalkwijk

Jhr. Ramweg 17
3998 JP Schalkwijk
Consultation hours are weekly on a different day, from 4.00 pm

Gezondheidscentrum Odijk

Rijneiland 5
3984 MA Odijk
Consultation hours are weekly on a different day, from 8.30 to 10.00 am.

The team of Houten

The midwives of Houten

Marielle van Kleef

Marielle van Kleef

Midwife

Born in the Betuwe | spontaneous | entrepreneurial | mother of Teun, Noortje and Cato | emotional person | cooking | winter sports | always looking to learn something new | co-owner

Jisca Diets

Jisca Diets

Midwife

Spontaneous | down-to-earth | practical | go-getter | likes to travel | athletic | loves to make and listen to music | eats as much sushi as she can

Jeanet Groenleer

Jeanet Groenleer

Midwife

Mother of 2 beautiful daughters and 1 beautiful son | stepmother of 3 | cargo bike | creative | hot chocolate milk with whipped cream | sauerkraut | sending cards by post | thoughtful | loves field bouquets | grateful

Willienke Westerkamp

Willienke Westerkamp

Midwife

Passionate | creative | mother of 4 | faith, hope and love | Africa | coffee

Elzemarie Witzier

Elzemarie Witzier

Midwife

Cheerful | passionate about pregnant women | mother of 2 | red wine and a fireplace | watching films | cappuccino | loves dogs

The assistants of Houten

Carla Vroege

Carla Vroege

Assistant

Eager | entrepreneurial | compassionate | mother of 4 adorable children | hospitable | enthusiastic | loves to cook and bake (and loves chocolate)

Bianca de Jager

Bianca de Jager

Assistant

Social | passionate | mother of 3 great children | loves sunny holidays and sushi | America minded

Who else

We work together with a wide range of healthcare providers. Some of the specialists we work with will present themselves here. 

Gynaecologist Diakonessenhuis

Tatjana Vogelvang - Gynaecoloog DiakonessehuisDr. Tatjana Vogelvang has been working since 2010 at Diakonessenhuis and is the in-house gynaecologist at midwifery practice De Geboortezaak in Houten. Once every two months she holds consultations together with one of our team members. Pregnant women and their partners can discuss with her and us any additional tests that might be necessary during the pregnancy, but also any personal care requirements with regard to the delivery. Besides, she is available for any short questions our midwifes might have. This way, we can respond to your questions quickly.

Gynaecologist St. Antonius Hospital

Roel de Heus is the regular gynaecologist from St. Antonius Hospital in Leidsche Rijn. He visits our practice regularly, which is when we discuss the care for our pregnant clients if necessary. Then, together with the client, a plan is made for the pregnancy, childbirth or postpartum obstetric care.

Coach

Angelique Verstegen - CoachAngelique Verstegen and her colleagues at NovaVita are there for you when you are in need of extra guidance during the pregnancy, delivery or motherhood. The obstetric coaches have been trained as labour and postpartum coach to give psychological comfort before and after labour. It is their expertise to help with anxiety about childbirth, processing a very intense and/or traumatic childbirth (among others with EMDR) and coping with loss. You are welcome to visit with any other questions. Partners of pregnant women are also welcome.

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Lactation consultant

Geralde Boogaard-Colli - LactatiekundigeGeralde Boogaard-Colli has been working as a lactation consultant since 1997, of which 14 years at the Centre for Breastfeeding Boogaard & Van der Linden in Houten. Next to this, she is working as a lactation consultant at WKZ (Wilhelmina Children´s Hospital) in Utrecht. At De Geboortezaak Houten she is involved in the CenteringPregnancy groups where she discusses how to feed your baby. You are more than welcome to attend the Lactation Masterclass in which you learn everything about breastfeeding.

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