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Laura J. Hanna-bergen, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife

Certified Nurse Midwife


Professional Statement

Laura began as an Army Nurse working in medical, surgical, and pediatric units. Upon becoming a nurse practitioner she worked in rural clinics, in the ER as a sexual assault nurse examiner, became a La Leche League Leader and childbirth educator. As a certified nurse midwife, she has worked as a home birth midwife and a hospital midwife. She’s passionate about birth choices, wanting every woman to have a birth that is beautiful and empowering. Laura is continuously humbled and amazed by a woman’s strength and beauty during birth, and feels privileged to be working with women and families throughout their lifespan. Laura lives in Sammamish with her family and dogs, enjoys volunteering at her daughter’s school, and distance running.

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University of Washington
nursing school, Nurse Midwifery, 2011

Board Certifications

American Midwifery Certification Board
Certified Nurse Midwife

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Cramps
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Advanced Maternal Age
  • Amenorrhea
  • Anemia Of Pregnancy
  • Annual Gynecological Examination
  • Anovulation
  • Anovulatory Bleeding
  • Antepartum And Postpartum Care
  • Asymptomatic Bacteriuria
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Atypical Glandular Cells Of Undetermined Significance
  • Atypical Squamous Cells Of Undetermined Significance Pap Smear
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Benign Breast Lump
  • Bicornuate Uterus
  • Birth Control
  • Breast Examination
  • Breast Lump
  • Candidiasis Of Vagina
  • Chlamydia-Female Only
  • Diabetes In Pregnancy
  • Dyspareunia
  • Endometriosis
  • Endometritis
  • Fibroids
  • First Trimester Screening
  • Hot Flashes
  • Human Papilloma Virus
  • Intrauterine Device
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction Fetus
  • Irregular Menstruation
  • Lactation Disorders
  • Lactation Support
  • Maternal Obesity
  • Menometrorrhagia
  • Menopause
  • Menorrhagia
  • Missed Periods
  • Oligomenorrhea
  • Oral Contraceptive Counseling
  • Painful Periods
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Varicose Veins
  • Perimenopause
  • Perinatal Mental Health
  • Post Partum Check-Up
  • Postcoital Bleeding
  • Postmenopausal Bleeding
  • Postpartum Care
  • Preconception Counseling
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Counseling
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Prenatal Care
  • Prenatal Testing
  • Previous Stillbirth
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Unicorneate Uterus
  • Urge Incontinence
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stress Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Uterine Bleeding
  • Vaginal Atrophy
  • Vaginal Birth After Caesarean Section
  • Vaginal Bleeding
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • Vaginal Discharge
  • Vaginal Dryness
  • Vaginal Infections
  • Vaginal Irritation
  • Vaginismus
  • Vaginitis
  • Vulvodynia
  • Vulvovaginitis
  • Women's Health
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Professional Associations

American College of Nurse Midwives
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  • English

Practice Locations

Laura J. Hanna-bergen practices at one location

Swedish Midwifery & Womens Health
751 Northeast Blakely Drive
Issaquah, WA 98029
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Issaquah
Medical Groups
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