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Toni Estis, CNM
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Toni Estis, CNM

From a young age, I have found myself fascinated with pregnancy and birth. It was when I was able to support my sister in labor and...

Mariela Rich, CNM
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Mariela Rich, CNM

Mariela loves collaborating with people to provide them the healthcare and knowledge they need to meet their sexual and...

Tracy O’Brien, CNM
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Tracy O’Brien, CNM

Tracy is a certified nurse midwife who provides care to women throughout their lifespan. She especially enjoys adolescent health...

Faisa Abdi-Omar, CNM
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Faisa Abdi-Omar, CNM

Faisa was born in Mogadishu, Somalia. Her family fled Somalia’s devastating civil war to seek...

Laura Leatherman-Clark, CNM
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Laura Leatherman-Clark, CNM

Laura Leatherman-Clark (pronouns: she/hers) gained her BA in Religious Studies from Macalester College. During college while...

Elaine Boehm, CNM
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Elaine Boehm, CNM

Elaine is a Certified Nurse Midwife at East Side Family Clinic. She moved to Saint Paul and to this clinic 12 years ago as her first...

Sonja Batalden, CNM
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Sonja Batalden, CNM

Pregnancy is an amazing time of change – in our bodies, our feelings, our priorities, our families and our whole selves. This magical window drew me to midwifery 25 years ago...

Kelsey Leonardsmith, MD
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Kelsey Leonardsmith, MD

Dr. Kelsey Leonardsmith is a family physician practicing at La Clinica and East Side Family Clinic. She takes care...

Dennis Bealka, MD
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Dennis Bealka, MD

Dr. Dennis G Bealka is a compassionate, highly motivated, hard working team-oriented doctor who cares for all of his...