Bethanie is a certified Nurse Midwife who joined the practice in June of 2019. She is a native of Denham Springs, Louisiana and graduated from Denham Springs High School. She graduated from the University of Louisiana Lafayette in 1998 with a Bachelor’s of science in nursing. She completed her Master’s in Nurse Midwifery in 2006 from Stony Brook University.
Midwives are known for providing health care to women across their lifespan. As a midwife she can provide prenatal and postnatal care as well as routine gynecological care. Midwifery includes health promotion and disease prevention and is known for being more individualized care.
Bethanie is passionate about natural labor, birth, and prenatal education. She is an advocate for water birth in hospitals. She has served as a childbirth educator and hypnobirthing instructor for many years. In Bethanie’s free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, Scott and four kids Mathew, Grace, Taylor, and Christian. She also loves to travel, being outdoors, and reading.