Heather M. Ranney, CNM, WHNP
Teaching Associate
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Chief of Midwifery, Montlake
Sites of Practice: 
Maternal and Infant Care Clinic, UWMC
Date Joined UW Medicine: 

Faculty Information


Personal Interests:

My job is to empower women in their healthcare: everyday health, mental health, reproductive choices, pregnancy, labor, postpartum and motherhood. Educate, guide and advocate.

Why did you decide to pursue a career in OB/GYN?

Strong desire to listen to and support women in all areas that relate to health.

What do you like about working at UW Medicine?

I love that UW offers the highest level of resources. Care is individualized to meet the needs of all, low to high risk.

What are your favorite things about living in the Seattle area?

Everything! The city, the Sound, the Seahawks and all the beauty that surrounds us in the Pacific Northwest.

What inspires you?

Human connections. I love interacting with people and finding connections.

Board Certification: 
American College of Nurse Midwives, 2015
Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, 2016
Education & Training: 
Georgetown University School of Nursing
Washington, DC
Academic Administrative Contact (non-clinical): 
Mailing Address: 

1959 NE Pacific Street

Box 356460

Seattle, WA 98195


Schedule an Appointment:

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