Lorraine Farkas, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife

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35 Casa St. Suite 220
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Phone: (805) 595-1808

Fax: (805) 595-1815

Medical Education

Certified Nurse Midwife, CSU, San Jose
Post Master Certificate: OB-GYN NP, EPA/CSU, San Jose
Undergraduate: BS in Nursing, CSU, Fresno

About Lorraine Farkas, CNM

We are continuing to improve healthcare access in our communities with Lorraine Farkas, CNM in our expanding network. Lorraine’s interests include Women’s health care including public health nursing, childbirth education and 10 years’ experience as a Labor and Delivery Nurse. She also worked as a clinical instructor for UCSF-Fresno Medical Education Program from 1993-2010, teaching normal labor and delivery to medical students and residents. As a Certified Nurse Midwifery, Lorraine believes in open communication and candidness. This approach fosters the development of strong, productive interpersonal relationships between herself and her patients. She takes pride in her ability to get to know her patients well and build a trustworthy relationship. She is devoted to comprehensive health practices for all of her patients.

Lorraine Farkas, CNM is now accepting new patients and most major insurance plans. 

Special Interests:

  • Childbirth Education
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Supporting Families during Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Women’s Health