A certified nurse midwife, Gloria has a master’s degree in nursing from Case Western University in Cleveland, OH, and nurse midwifery credentials from the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing at Hayden, KY. She is certified through the American College of Nurse Midwives. Gloria has worked labor and delivery and has been providing care to women in Minot since 1982. Her care has come full circle as she is now caring for women she helped in delivery years ago.
Midwifery is a health care profession in which providers offer care to childbearing women during their pregnancy, labor, birth, and during the postpartum period. Obstetrics is the surgical equivalent.
Obstetricians & Gynecologists
Obstetrics is the surgical specialty dealing with the care of women and their children during pregnancy, childbirth and the postnatal period. Midwifery is the non-surgical equivalent. Gynecology is the medical practice dealing with the female reproductive system.