Lisa Ross Birthing Center Our Namesake



Our Namesake


Lisa Dahin Ross was the Director of Midwifery Services at the Center from 1994-1998.


A native of Clarksville, TN, Lisa was a nurse-practitioner and a nurse-midwife who helped establish the first freestanding birth center in Tennessee.


She was a huge proponent for licensure and accreditation for birth centers and worked to ensure quality services were delivered to patients. Lisa caught more than 1,000 babies in her career.


In 1998, she received the NACC Professional Achievement Award in recognition of her exemplary practice as a birth center midwife and her continuing contributions to the field.

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Welcome to the Lisa Ross Birth & Women's Center


Explore your options at Lisa Ross!

Choose us for your gynecology care where our all-female staff will take the time to listen to your questions and concerns.

Experience the birth center model of care, where you will find a place that feels like home. Explore your options for waterbirth, care from our certified nurse midwives (CNMs,) and a safe and satisfying birth experience for you and your family.

Receive personalized breastfeeding support from our board certified lactation consultants (IBCLCs)to help you reach your breastfeeding goals.

Participate and receive support through our classes and groups offering information on Breastfeeding, Prepared Childbirth, Infant Massage, Baby-Wearing, Nutrition, Parent-to-parent support, and many more.

Come check us out!

Free Center Orientation Tours
Tuesdays at 5:15pm
Call 524-4422 to register!


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