Kathleen Wirtz is a Certified Nurse Midwife and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Linfield College and a Master of Science in Nursing from San Diego State University. Kathleen has acquired great experience in the fields of midwifery and women’s health by attending and assisting with in-hospital and out-of-hospital births, and as a Birth Assistant for the Best Start Birth Center in California. She is board certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board and the National Certification Corporation. Kathleen is a returning resident of the local area and takes pride in giving back to the community.