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La Porte Hospital Birthing & Family Care Center Team

Bethany A. Cluskey, M.D.

Dr. Cluskey earned her medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Tulane University. She offers a full spectrum of obstetrics and gynecology care. She is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Julius Ellis,  M.D. 

Dr. Ellis received his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago. He completed an internship and residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He has expertise in gynecologic robotic-assisted surgery.

Ashley Kirkwood, M.D.

Dr. Kirkwood received her medical degree from St. George’s University in Grenada, West Indies, and completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Jersey City Medical Center in New Jersey. She offers a full scope of women’s health care and prevention. Dr. Kirkwood is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics.

Jennifer VanMeter, CNM

VanMeter is a certified nurse midwife. Before training as a nurse midwife at Frontier University in Kentucky, she was a registered nurse and received her undergraduate degree in nursing from Valparaiso University in Indiana. She is certified through American Midwifery Certification Board and offers a full scope of women’s health and preventative care.

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Melanie Abner, CNM

Abner received her certification as a nurse midwife from Frontier Nursing University in Kentucky. Before completing her nurse midwife training, Abner received her undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing from Spalding University. Abner is certified through the American Midwifery Certification Board and offers a full scope of women’s health care, including family planning, gynecologic care and lactation counseling.

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