MN Women's Care Provider Profile

Rachel Gates, CNM

Rachel Gates, CNM
Certified Nurse Midwife

Rachel completed her first degree in Spanish studies and biology. She quickly returned to school and completed her Master's in nursing and earned her certification in nurse-midwifery.

Along the way, Rachel gained a ton of experience in many aspects of healthcare for women. She worked in labor and delivery in addition to surgical departments.


Rachel's experience includes:

  • Providing routine gynecology exams, including Pap smears and STI screenings
  • Antenatal visits including prenatal assessment and anticipatory guidance
  • Labor and delivery
  • Infant assessments
  • Assistance with breastfeeding and infant care


University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Bachelor of Arts, Major: Spanish Studies, Minor: Biology

Marquette University College of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI
Master of Science Nursing; Certified Nurse-Midwifery