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Laura J. Sanderson, CNM

About

Professional Statement

Laura uses her background as a labor doula, childbirth educator, and massage therapist to help moms and partners prepare for their special day. Laura’s goal with every delivery is to keep patients informed while providing the comforts of midwifery care. She also enjoys educating patients on contraception options and promoting overall well women care across the lifespan. Laura spends her free time training for half and ultramarathons, rock climbing, traveling and hiking with her lab, Lucy.

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Accepts 43 Insurance Plans

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  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup Amerivantage Dual Coordination
  • Amerigroup Amerivantage HMO
  • Amerigroup Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Beacon Health Options PPO (Behavioral Health)
  • CHPW Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • CHPW Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coordinated Care Ambetter HMO
  • Coordinated Care Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Coventry/First Health PPO
  • First Choice PPO
  • HealthSmart (Interplan) PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Humana PPO
  • Kaiser (Contract Limitations)
  • Medicaid of Washington
  • Medicare
  • Molina Exchange HMO
  • Molina Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Molina Medicare Advantage
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Optum
  • PacMed USFHP
  • Premera Heritage
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Providence Health Plan Medicare Advantage
  • Regence MedAdvantage PPO
  • Regence PPO
  • TRICARE
  • Triwest VAPC3/Choice Card
  • United Behavioral Health Medicaid
  • United Behavioral Health Medicare Advantage
  • United Behavioral Health PPO
  • United HealthCare HMO
  • United HealthCare Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • United HealthCare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • Workers' Compensation (L&I)
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Education

University of Washington
medical school, 2013

Board Certifications

American Midwifery Certification Board
Certified Nurse Midwife

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Cramps
  • 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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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Laura J. Sanderson practices at one location

Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Issaquah
Medical Groups
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