Abby Block, CD(DONA), CBC

Doula & Breastfeeding Support ~ Serving Brooklyn & NYC

Placenta Services & Fees

Your basic placenta encapsulation package includes:

  • Consultation on placenta logistics, preparation methods, storage and safety precautions, and to answer any of your questions, by phone or email

  • On call for your placenta preparation, from week 37 until birth

  • Pick up of your placenta no more than 48 hours after birth

  • Your choice of Traditional Preparation or Raw Start Preparation (or some of each)

  • Approximately 70-150 placenta capsules, depending on placenta size and preparation method

  • Capsules stored in an amber jar to preserve freshness

  • Umbilical cord keepsake

  • Delivery of placenta capsules to you, within 2-4 days of placenta pick up

  • Folder of postpartum handouts (downloadable from password protected page of my website)

  • Discounts for my doula clients and discounts for placenta clients who can arrange the drop off and/or pick up of the placenta

Fee: $350


  • Umbilical Cord Keepsake 

  • Folder of postpartum recovery and resource handouts, which you can download from a password protected page on my website


  • Placenta Tincture: 8 oz., using organic alcohol (+ $30)

  • Half Raw Start & Half Traditional Method Capsules (+ $25)

  • Placenta prints, on heavy stock paper, 2-4 prints (+ $15)

  • Digital photos, to be emailed (+ $10)


Placenta services have not been evaluated by the FDA, and the services offered here are not clinical, pharmaceutical, or intended to diagnose or treat any condition. Clients should be advised that they take full responsibility for their own health and for choosing to use placenta services.