Michelle is originally from Southern California. She blends her vast “knowledge from experience” with her educational background to provide her patients with consistent, experienced midwifery care. Michelle’s work with diverse populations, as well as her experiences as a parent of teenagers, brings forth an intimate knowledge of the challenges faced by young women today.
Her ability to bond with her patients and guide them through difficult situations in the context of achieving wellness is what makes her so appealing to women throughout all stages of their lives. Her focus is on providing a holistic approach to women’s health from adolescence through menopause using lifestyle, nutritional, and alternative medicine. Outside of work, her interests include traveling with her family, catching a good movie, and relaxing.
Arizona State University, Texas Tech University
CertificationsCertified Lactation Consultant (CLC), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Instructor - Certified by American Academy of Pediatrics/American Heart Association, Registered Nurse Certified (RNC) - OB, Professional Associations, American College of Nurse Midwife, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Arizona State Nurses Association, Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWOHNN), National Association of Neonatal Nurses, The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, The Sigma Theta Tau International
- Recipient of the Excellence in Advancing Nursing Science Award for Outstanding Dissertation by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)