Melissa Torres is a Certified Nurse Midwife who graduated from Frontier Nursing University with a Master of Science in Nursing degree in 2017. She is originally from Pittsburg, Pennsylvania and moved to Virginia in 2001. She pursued a career in nursing following eight years of military service. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from George Mason University in 2010. Following her passion for women’s health she went on to work as a labor and delivery nurse for over five years and later worked as an outpatient clinical Ob/Gyn nurse while completing her graduate studies. She has been practicing full scope midwifery for the past year in Fredericksburg, VA.
Melissa believes that her role as a provider is to partner with women while offering them the guidance and support necessary to make decisions about their healthcare needs. She has a special interest in normal pregnancy, low intervention labor and birth as well as patient education and advocacy.
Melissa lives in Prince William County with her husband and two boys. When she is not working she enjoys spending time outdoors with her family, cooking and crafting.