About Susan Hernandez, CNM, MSN

Susan J. Hernandez, CNM, MSN, is the chief nurse-midwife of the Midwifery Division in the Department of OB/GYN at Mass General and a teaching associate at Harvard Medical School. Her clinical interests are in supporting women with substance use disorder and caring for underserved communities. She has a special interest in LGBTQ health and advocating for health equity. She sees patients in the Mass General HOPE Clinic. She is fluent in Spanish. Susan completed her midwifery education at the University of Pennsylvania and also has BS in sociology from Mary Washington College.

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Obstetrics Program

Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Suite 4F
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
Obstetric appointments: 617-724-2229

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HOPE Clinic

Chelsea HealthCare Center

Professional Education

  • MSN & BSN, University of Pennsylvania
  • BA, Mary Washington College

Board Certifications

  • American College of Nurse-Midwives
  • Board certification: American Midwifery Certification Board