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    Default Choosing a public hospital in Perth for VBAC

    Hi There

    I just found out that I am pregnant again. I have twin boys who will be 4 next month.

    I had an emergency C-section at 37+5 weeks due to pre-eclampsia

    I delivered the boys at Osborne Park Hospital and had a really positive experience.

    I would like to try for a VBAC this time.

    Just wondering if anyone had a VBAC at Joondalup, KEMH or Osborne Park hospitals? And if so, was your decision supported by the midwives and OB?

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    I'm in the same boat and have decided to go to kaleeya hospital in east Freo (public)
    They have hired 2 ob from the UK who are very pro vbac.

    I'm 30mins away from there but don't care as I want and will have a vbac and if it gonna help my chances I don't mind how far away it is.

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    Thats great that Kaleeya have some pro-VBAC OB's now! I really hope that you get to have a VBAC.

    I guess I should wait to see if its 1 or 2 babies this time round. Don't think there would be too many OBs that would support a VBAC for twins

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    I had my last baby at Joondalup,they're pretty good regarding VBAC I hear.I was interested in trying VBA2C and didn't have a hope in hell though.lol

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    Well I think I have decided on Joondalup.

    If I attempt a VBAC and something goes wrong where I need an emergency C-section I would rather be in a larger hospital with 24hr theatre.

    I really only want to be in hospital for 1 day max. so not bothered about sharing a room etc.

    Thanks for the info

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    My bestie had a VBAC (public) at Joondalup last year and it was a really positive experience for her and she was so pleased she was encouraged all along to go for it. Good luck

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    King Eddie has a VBAC centre. I had my twins there and was going to go there for my VBAC but we ended up being in Vic for it instead


 

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