Lindsey Geunes, CNM, WHCNP, MSN - Nurse-Midwife in Portland, OR

Lindsey Geunes, CNM, WHCNP, MSN


Provider Bio

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.

Certifications

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

Education

  • 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

Awards

  • 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

  • Provider Ratings (52)
  • Patient Comments (7)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.7 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.77 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.83 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.79 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.76 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.61 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.67 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.77 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.75 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.79 out of 5
  • 01/09/2019

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Lindsay, Mary, all of your providers are fantastic

  • 11/28/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Lindsey was amazing. Very flexible when the reason I came in had to be changed last minute. She was informative and made me feel valued and cared for.

  • 11/02/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    I am very happy with the care she provided. She is awesome!

  • 10/24/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Lindsey is very thorough during my prenatal visits. She spends time with me without making me feel rushed. She answers all of my questions as well as gives me a sense of assurance and encouragement for my cares and concerns. She's friendly, warm, and positive and I always leave my appointments with Lindsey feeling happy and good. I could only hope that I will go into labor/delivery when Lindsey is on call.

  • 09/06/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Loved her! My first time seeing Lindsay.

  • 08/27/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    the team here is absolutely amazing

  • 07/10/2018

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    She was excellent!

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