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Midwife Biographies

Valerie C. Tchinang, RN, CNM, WHNP-BC of Decatur Midwifery

Valerie C. Tchinang RN, CNM, WHNP-BC

"I have worked and practiced as a labor and delivery nurse for almost a decade. During this time, I enrolled at Georgetown University for Master's-level education to become a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB). My love for women's health and midwifery started at a very young age and continued to grow throughout my years of caring for laboring women as a labor and delivery nurse. While pursuing my Master's, I came to the realization that my true passion is caring for women throughout their life span, from puberty to childbearing years, through peri-menopause and menopause. My choice of career brings me tremendous joy and purpose. I consider it a true honor and privilege to serve women of all ages and in all aspects of healthy living."
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University 2006
  • Master of Science in Nursing: Georgetown University Washington DC, 2014
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM)
  • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP-BC)
  • Honor Society of Nursing: Sigma Theta Tau International
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM): Georgia and National chapters
  • Specialization in the care of women from birth through menopause including gynecological care, preconception, perinatal, antenatal, labor and delivery (low and high risk) and postpartum.
  • Happily married for 17 years with five children ranging from 6 to 20 years old.
  • Enjoys hiking, reading or listening to books and movie night with my family.
  • Loves expanding professional knowledge and practice through doctoral studies in women's health.