Heather Helton, CNM, MSN, began working in obstetrics in 2001. As a Certified Nurse Midwife, Heather enjoys working in Triangle Physicians for Women’s positive, collaborative and open-minded clinic environment.
Originally from Iowa, Heather earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing at the University of Wisconsin and has practiced at hospitals in Iowa and Illinois before coming east to North Carolina. As a top graduate from East Carolina University’s Masters in Nurse Midwifery program, Heather provides full-scope midwifery care to low and moderately high-risk women. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau and Golden Key honor societies, and was a member of Alpha Phi Omega service organization.
Her professional interests include non-pharmacological therapies, deep-relaxation labor techniques, postpartum depression, and teen pregnancy. When not caring for women, Heather enjoys time at the beach, crafts, coaching her daughter’s softball team, and spending time with her husband and two active children.