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About Vanessa Wright, MSN, CNM, WHNP-BC
Vanessa Wright, MSN, is a certified-nurse midwife (CNM) who provides family-centered maternity care, family planning and well-woman care. She can deliver babies in our holistic, in-hospital birth center or in a traditional labor and delivery environment, depending on the desires and needs of her patients.
Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, Mrs. Wright was a certified nurse midwife at Naval Medical Center San Diego and has practiced at several other hospitals in San Diego.
She earned her master's degree in nursing from San Diego State University School of Nursing. Mrs. Wright is also a board-certified women's health nurse practitioner (WHNP-BC). She is a member of the American College of Nurse Midwives national and local chapters.
In her spare time, Mrs. Wright enjoys surfing, running, traveling, reading, cooking and camping with her husband and two sons.
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For more information on having your baby at UC San Diego Health, see Pregnancy & Childbirth.
- San Diego State University School of Nursing, San Diego, CA
Date Joined Staff
- American Midwifery Certification Board
- National Certification Corporation - Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner
Conditions and Treatments
- Birth Control
- Natural Birth
- Family Planning
- Obstetrics Care
- Prenatal Care
- Postpartum Care
- Women's Health