The Midwives of WellHealth Medical Group – Locations throughout the Las Vegas Valley

Pictured (left to right) First row: Angela DeTie and Charlene Hanna-Manfull Second row: Marsha Brown, Jennifer Wagner, Laura Pearson and Patti Waters-Decker
Pictured (left to right) First row: Angela DeTie and Charlene Hanna-Manfull
Second row: Marsha Brown, Jennifer Wagner, Laura Pearson and Patti Waters-Decker

Angela R. DeTie, APRN, N.P., CNM
Angela offers individualized healthcare and supports women as active participants in the patient/provider relationship, both to empower women and achieve successful, satisfied outcomes in both OB and GYN settings. Angela was one of the driving forces to bring midwifery into the private Las Vegas hospitals. She is the previous designated local legislative liaison for the American College of Nurse-Midwives.

Angela’s Medical Education:
University of Missouri
St. Louis and St. Louis Community College at Forest Park
San Jose State University

Charlene Hanna-Manfull, APRN, N.P., CNM
Charlene has a passion for many things, two of which are travel and women’s healthcare. She loves to explore the world and is always up for an adventure. Professionally, Charlene believes in empowering women to make informed decisions regarding their individual health with wellness promotion and education.

Charlene’s Medical Education:
Masters in nurse midwifery and women’s health – Ohio State University

Charlene’s Professional Affiliations:
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse-SPG
American College of Nurse-Midwives

Marsha Brown, APRN, CNM
Marsha’s entire career has revolved around women’s health, infant health and nurse-midwifery. She has practiced as a clinician in a variety of settings such as neonatal ICU, labor and delivery, lactation clinics, nursing and medical education, and private and university faculty practice as a certified nurse-midwife.

Marsha’s Medical Education:
Masters in maternal-child nursing education – University of New Mexico
Post-Masters certificate in nurse-midwifery from the University of Utah

Jennifer Wagner, APRN, CNM
Jennifer is a native of Las Vegas. She is board certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board and a member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives. Her interest has always been women’s health. She loves helping mothers through labor and watching newborns take their first breath.

Jennifer’s Medical Education:
Bachelors in nursing – Brigham Young University
Masters in nursing – University of Cincinnati

Laura Pearson, APRN, CNM, M.S.
Laura is a native of upstate New York, but spent most of her recent years in Colorado before relocating to Nevada. She has previous experience in an out-of-hospital birth center, where she gained in-depth knowledge of unmedicated birth and alternative and complimentary therapies. Laura believes strongly in giving women the information they need to make decisions and feel confident about their care.

Laura’s Medical Education:
University of Colorado at Denver
University of Rochester
State University of New York at Geneseo

Laura’s Professional Affiliations:
American College of Nurse-Midwives
Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society
Tri-Beta Biology Honor Society

Patti Waters-Decker, APRN, N.P., CNM
Patti has enjoyed being a nurse practitioner for over two decades. While her main focus is on the gynecology needs of her patients, she has enjoyed the many beautiful babies she has delivered, including two of her own grandchildren and one great-grand child. She is on staff with Mountain View, Centennial Hills and Summerlin hospitals.

Patti’s Medical Education:
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
University of Southern California

The Midwives of WellHealth Medical Group