Esther Davis, Nurse-Midwife

ESTHER DAVIS, Nurse-Midwife

Esther Davis’s medical career began when she received her Licensed Practical Nursing degree from Southwest Technical College. She worked in the Obstetrical Department of South Baldwin Hospital in Foley, AL for three years before returning to Pensacola Junior College, where she received an Associate of Science degree and became a Registered Nurse.

Esther then returned to South Baldwin Hospital’s Obstetrical Department where she was promoted to nurse manager. For the next six years, she taught childbirth education classes while attending classes at the University of South Alabama. After earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, Esther then completed her Master’s Degree in Nursing at Case Western Reserve University at Cleveland, OH, and a Midwifery Degree at the Frontier School of Nurse-Midwifery and Family Nursing in Hydew, KY.

Today, Esther Davis offers her services at South Baldwin Obstetrics and Gynecology, delivering babies at South Baldwin Regional Medical Center, and caring for patients with Dr. Dennis McNally and Dr. Craig Brown at South Baldwin Obstetrics and Gynecology.

MIDWIFERY

Caregiving by a Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) includes preconception counseling, care during pregnancy and childbirth, gynecological services, and care of the peri- and post-menopausal woman.

Some of Esther’s more specific services include: pap smears; breast and pelvic examinations; general wellness counseling; the prescribing of oral contraceptives, IUDs, diaphragms, and cervical cap fittings; screening and treatment of vaginal and urinary tract infections, and sexually transmitted diseases; and prenatal care.