Lindsey Geunes, CNM, WHCNP, MSN - Certified Nurse-Midwife, Midwifery, Portland, OR

Lindsey Geunes, CNM, WHCNP, MSN


Certified Nurse-Midwife


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Provider Bio

Lindsey Geunes, CNM, is a certified nurse-midwife at Women's Healthcare Associates in Portland, Oregon.

About the Provider

Lindsey is a native of Portland and has wanted to deliver babies since she was a young girl. She earned her bachelor's degree in Women's Studies from the University of Arizona. After graduation, Lindsey worked in Tucson as a domestic violence counselor and then as a fitness instructor at Canyon Ranch. Lindsey subsequently earned her bachelor of science in nursing and master of science in nurse midwifery from the University of Pennsylvania. During her graduate studies, she worked as a nurse in a Mother Infant Unit. After graduating, Lindsey practiced midwifery in Allentown, Pennsylvania, providing full scope care to the women of the Lehigh Valley before returning to Portland to be closer to family. After returning to the area, Lindsey worked in Salem as a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner before joining Women's Healthcare Associates.

As a practitioner, Lindsey aims to work in a partnership with her clients: providing information while empowering them to make their own informed decisions regarding their health. She believes it is an honor to attend births and facilitate an environment in which women feel supported and are able to trust their bodies in the miracle of birth.

Lindsey has a wonderful and supportive husband and two delightful daughters. She enjoys spending time with her family. She also has a passion for music and movies.


  • Certified Nurse-Midwife, American Midwifery Certification Board, 2005
  • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, National Certification Corporation, 2005


  • Graduate Degree:

    Master of Science Nursing, Nurse-Midwifery / Women's Health Nursing Practice, University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, 2004

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Arts, Women's Studies, University of Arizona, 1999

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Science, Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 2002


  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 2021
  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 2020
  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 2019
  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 2018
  • Top Doctors and Nurses, Portland Monthly Magazine, 2017

Patient Survey Responses (42)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.38 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.46 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.59 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.36 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.58 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.03 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.22 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.63 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.43 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.6 out of 5
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