Nicole Meade, CNM, NP, CLC
Nicole Meade received her nurse midwifery degree at Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing in 2011 and a Bachelors Degree in Nursing from New York University in 2007. In 2014 she became licensed as a certified lactation counselor (CLC). Her clinical training was completed in the home birth setting, at Capital Health in Trenton, NJ and with the nurse practitioners at Downtown Women ObGyn. She also has a Bachelors Degree in International Studies from the University of Oregon.
Prior to joining Downtown Women ObGyn in 2015 she practiced full scope midwifery at Mount Sinai Medical Center and at Settlement Health in Manhattan. Her midwifery practice was preceded by six years as a labor and delivery nurse at NYU Langone Medical Center and as a medical assistant in a family planning clinic in Portland, OR specializing in pregnancy terminations.
Nicole is passionate about creating a comfortable, approachable environment with each of her patients so they can make informed, autonomous health care decisions. In addition to providing contraception counseling, STD screening & management and treatment of basic gynecologic disorders, Nicole enjoys giving preventative care from a wellness perspective. She advocates for holistic and complementary approaches when appropriate. She has a long standing professional interest in global maternal health and reproductive rights.