• UK Midwife Clinic

    Nurse midwives in Lexington, Kentucky

    JoAnne Burris and Melissa Courtney UK Midwife Clinic
    JoAnne Burris, left, with Melissa Courtney, outside the new UK Midwife Clinic.

    UK Midwife Clinic is a practice unique in the Lexington area because we provide the support of certified nurse midwives along with access to experienced OB-GYN physicians and, should you or your baby need it, the region’s only high-risk obstetrics program and only Level IV neonatal intensive care unit. Our goal is to fully give the power of your birth experience to you. Our role is to support you in your choices and help facilitate safe passage for you and your baby during your pregnancy and birth.

    Midwifery services 

    We seek to provide superior midwifery (obstetrics), gynecology and primary healthcare to women across the lifespan in an environment that exudes kindness and compassion, leading to the empowerment of women.

    You may request an appointment by filling out our secure online form.

    We believe in the strength women embody in all aspects of their lives and strive to help them to accomplish their health goals. We offer a free consultation visit if you are considering our practice. Learn more about our services »

    Patient information

    Outside our normal business hours, please call for emergency issues only. To schedule appointments, request prescription refills or ask non-emergent questions, please call during business hours.


  • We offer care to women of all ages. We do not just attend births. We provide a wide range of women’s healthcare services, including gynecology, family planning, primary care and pregnancy.

  • Gynecological services

    • Annual exams
    • Pap smears
    • Gynecological problem visits
    • Birth control
    • Implanon, mirena and paragard
    • Pregnancy confirmation
    • Prenatal care
    • Postpartum care
    • Breast exam
    • Hormonal imbalance
    • Hormone replacement therapy
    • Weight issues

    Call 859-323-9897 for a free consultation visit if you are considering our practice.

  • Free consultation

    We offer a free consultation visit if you are considering our practice. This allows you 15 minutes of our time to freely ask questions and become acquainted with us to see if our practice is right for you.

  • UK Midwife Clinic
    Suite 200
    141 N. Eagle Creek Drive
    Lexington KY 40509

    Call 859-323-9897
    Fax 859-257-0629

    Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    If you are an existing patient, please be aware that due to HIPAA privacy we will not be able to give advice at this time via e-mail response. Please call the office for questions or concerns or use the My UK HealthCare patient portal. If this is a medical emergency, call 911.

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    Insurance information

    Insurance policies can vary widely. Please check with your doctor/clinic for specific insurance information before your visit or procedure to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs. See list of insurers »

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