Susan Heinz, CNM, DNP

Providing quality, compassionate care for you and your family

Susan Heinz, CNM, DNP


Personal Biography:

Susan holds a master's degree from the University of California, San Diego and a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Oregon Health & Science University. She joined Samaritan Obstetrics & Gynecology in 1997. She is married and has two daughters. Her hobbies include singing, writing, beading, cooking and gardening.

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor's degree: University of California, San Francisco
Master's degree: University of California, San Diego
Doctoral degree: Oregon Health & Science University
Board certification: Certified Nurse-Midwife



  • Certified Nurse-Midwife
    Certified nurse-midwives (CNM) are licensed practitioners educated in the two disciplines of nursing and midwifery. They are board certified by the American College of Nurse Midwives, recognized by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and licensed by the State of Oregon.  

    Samaritan Health Services’ nurse-midwives offer all the conveniences of delivering in a hospital, including state-of-the-art care for you and your baby, for your peace of mind. Anesthesia services are available through all of our providers. 
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
    An OB/GYN provides specialized care for women and the female reproductive system. They have expertise in diagnosing and treating conditions and diseases. Their scope of service includes gynecological care, preventive care, family planning, prenatal care, childbirth and gynecological surgery.