Leah Peterson, CNM, is honored to provide midwifery care to women across their lifespan, including well-woman gynecology, family planning, and care during pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum period. She believes in providing individualized care with an emphasis on shared decision making and evidence-based practice. Fluent in Spanish, Leah enjoys working with patients of all cultural backgrounds. Prior to joining Providence, she worked as a midwife for the Indian Health Service in New Mexico. Leah was thrilled to return to Portland, where she grew up, to begin working for Providence in 2014. She enjoys hiking, cooking, reading, dancing, and spending time with her rescue dogs.
School Of Nursing
University of California San Francisco
American Midwifery Certification Board, Certified Nurse Midwife