Beaufort Memorial adds second certified midwife 

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Catherine Tambroni-Parker

Catherine Tambroni-Parker

Beaufort Memorial Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialists has added a highly experienced certified nurse-midwife to its OB-GYN team, offering expectant mothers more birthing options.

Catherine Tambroni-Parker has delivered more than 3,000 babies during her 18-year career as a nurse midwife, most recently at Park Ridge Health in Hendersonville, N.C.

She is now seeing patients at the group’s office, located at 989 Ribaut Road, Suite 201. As a nurse-midwife, she will be delivering babies at Beaufort Memorial’s Birthing Center alongside OB-GYN specialists Drs. Christopher Benson, Marlena Mattingly, Gregory Miller and Claude Tolbert.

The practice’s medical staff also includes certified nurse-midwife Janna Jones Kersh and certified nurse practitioner Maggie Bisceglia.

A graduate of State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Tambroni-Parker served as a primary care, triage, labor and delivery nurse and a maternal-child health nurse/educator in New York for 19 years. After earning her master’s degree in Midwifery at SUNY Stony Brook, she worked for 15 years at Oswego OB-GYN in a rural underserved area on the shore of Lake Ontario. A mother of three, Tambroni-Parker comes from a long line of health care professionals. Her grandmother and aunt were both midwives in Europe.

To make an appointment with Tambroni-Parker or any of the other practitioners at Beaufort Memorial Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialists, call 843-522-7820.