Midwife care in San Luis Obispo County, Now Accepting New Patients

Phone: 805-458-2611 | Email: manzanitamidwife@gmail.com

About Us


Jennifer Oquendo is a licensed midwife (LM), licensed by the California Medical Board, and a professional midwife (CPM), certified by the North American Registry of Midwives.

Both of these titles require continuing education and peer review. She studied at National Midwifery Institute and apprenticed with Edana Hall, LM. She has been a childbirth educator and doula in San Luis Obispo county since 2008. She graduated in 2020 from Aviva Romm’s Women’s Functional and Integrative Medicine Professional Training Program. She enjoys our small central coast community because she often encounters clients and their families, giving her opportunities to see your children and families grow and flourish.