Allanah Shah is a full-time practicing midwife with Uxbridge Midwives. She currently has privileges at Oak Valley Health’s Markham Stouffville Hospital.
Her areas of interest include continuity of care, which is what brought her to midwifery. She loves to get to know clients and families, and feels very honoured to witness the birth of new relationships. Allanah is also passionate about informed choice and enjoys being able to support clients in choosing care that best meets their needs.
Allanah is registered with the College of Midwives of Ontario (CMO) and maintains current certification in CPR, neonatal resuscitation, emergency skills and fetal health surveillance.
When she is not on call, Allanah loves to travel, dance, and spend time with family and friends.
“This hospital has a wonderful reputation within the community of patient centred care and working as a team to provide excellent patient care and that was something I really wanted to be part of.”
Alannah Shah is a registered midwife at Markham Stouffville Hospital. Her job is to provide care to low-risk, healthy pregnant women in the community. Alannah believes to deliver excellent care you need to get to know the patient and their family – and that’s something she enjoys.
“I love travelling and learning about different cultures. I find it very interesting when patients share information about their culture.”
Alannah was born in India and one of her passions is dancing. She is trained in both bollywood and bhangra styles of dance.