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Candace Luedemann, cnm

As a certified nurse midwife, Candace strives to provide evidence-based care in a personalized and meaningful way for each unique woman, partnering with her to help her make the best, most informed choice for her care. Her goal is to practice the essence of midwifery, “to be with woman” during all the changes of life, including the transformative childbearing years. Women will remember their births forever; it is truly a life-changing, awe-inspiring event.  Candace wants women to be educated, informed, and ultimately empowered through their pregnancies, childbirth experience, and parenthood. Candace’s interests include natural childbirth, waterbirth, breastfeeding, postpartum care, and self-care including nutrition and exercise. 

Candace is a board certified nurse midwife with a Master’s Degree from Georgetown University in both the Nurse Midwifery and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner programs. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and a minor in psychology from Bethel University. Candace’s journey to midwifery first led her to work in several other areas of nursing, including pediatrics. 

Candace lives with her husband, who also is in the medical profession, their three sweet & energetic boys, and their rescued Husky/ German Shepherd dog. When not in clinic, Candace treasures time with her family- what a joy to watch her children change & grow! She loves being outside and active, particularly in her home state & mountains of Montana. 

“Birth is not only about making babies. Birth is about making mothers--strong, competent, capable mothers who trust themselves and know their inner strength.” Barbara Katz Rothman