Lisa A. VanGerpen

Lisa A. VanGerpen, CNM, MSN

Nurse Midwife
Subspecializing in Obstetrics/Gynecology and Gynecology
4.9 / 5 (Based on 40 Ratings) Read Reviews | Learn More

"It’s important to take the time to really listen to what is important to each woman and work together to help achieve their goals."

Office Information

About Me

Lisa A. VanGerpen, CNM, MSN, always wanted to work in health care. As a 16-year-old working in a local hospital, she witnessed the miracle of birth and decided helping women in that special moment was exactly what she wanted to do.

Today, she is a nurse midwife at Avera Medical Group Certified Nurse Midwifery Sioux Falls in Sioux Falls, SD.

Expert Care in Nurse Midwifery

Lisa provides a variety of services to support women over the course of their life. Her gynecology care includes well-woman exams and treating concerns such as abnormal bleeding and infections.

She also helps women with prenatal care through labor and delivery, and sometimes that means helping women manage risk factors such as gestational diabetes, hypertension and other pregnancy-related conditions.

“I’m most passionate about helping women have a positive birth experience no matter what that means for them,” said Lisa. “This can mean natural childbirth, having an epidural, or achieving a vaginal birth after cesarean or a repeat cesarean.”

Active Lifestyle

She enjoys spending time with her husband and children. Her personal interests include camping, hiking, doing Cross Fit and traveling. At other times, Lisa also likes to bake, cook and read.

Experience

Education

Frontier School of Nurse-Midwifery, Case Western Reserve University

Certifications

Certified Nurse Midwife

Reviews

September 02, 2022
It was my first time at a gynecologist and Lisa made sure I knew exactly what would happen. She made me feel comfortable through the whole appointment. I would definitely recommend her to anyone looking for a gynecologist/midwife
July 13, 2022
Lisa is amazing. She listens well and does a good job of explaining all the options and letting me be the lead in my health, while she supports my decisions.
May 01, 2022
I am always recommending Lisa and the other midwives to friends and family!
February 16, 2022
Absolutely excellent and personal, heart-felt care.
February 07, 2022
Lisa does a great job! I trust her and appreciate her balanced presentation of facts/research.

This directory contains information about the provider members of Independent Health Care Associates, Avera Health and all Avera entities, members of the Avera Medical Group, and employed select providers with Avera McKennan, Sioux Falls, SD and Avera Marshall, Marshall, MN and physicians with hospital privileges at Avera St. Luke's, Aberdeen, SD; Avera Sacred Heart, Yankton, SD; Avera Queen of Peace, Mitchell, SD; Avera St. Mary's, Pierre, SD.

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