Meet the Midwives

Our Midwives

Each of our midwives shares the goal of empowering our patients through education and support.

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Beth Helme-Smith, MS, CNM

BethColorBeth is a Certified Nurse Midwife practicing in Hinsdale, Illinois. Beth provides both Obstetric and Gynecological care. She is on staff at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital in Hinsdale, Illinois. She holds her Nursing Degree from Loyola University and her Master’s Degree from the University of Illinois. A mother of 2, Beth lives with her husband and dog in Chicago’s south suburbs.

 

 

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Briana Bloembergen, MSN, CNM

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Briana is a Certified Nurse Midwife who joined OMGWH in January of 2015. She is on staff at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital in Hinsdale Illinois. Briana received her Bachelor’s Degree from University of Louisville and her Master’s Degree from the University of Cincinnati.  She lives with her husband and young daughter just south of Chicago.

 

 

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Megan Belleavia,  MSN, CNM

Megan is a Certified Nurse Midwife who joined OMGWH in November of 2016, after almost 10yrs of previous experience working in a variety of positions related to women’s health and obstetrics. She provides both obstetric and gynecological care to women throughout the lifespan. Megan is on staff at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology from Illinois State University prior to pursuing her nursing degree and Master’s Degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She lives with her husband and two cats in the northwest suburbs of Chicago.

 

 

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Sarah Stetina, MSN, CNM

Sarah received her MSN in Nurse Midwifery from the University of Cincinnati in 2016. She joined OMGWH in 2017, and is staffed at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital. Prior to becoming a Nurse Midwife, Sarah gained experience as a labor & delivery nurse and doula. She has trained in a variety of settings including community hospitals, a free standing birth center and home birth. She is passionate abut holistic evidenced-based care and physiologic childbirth. Sarah is an advocate for woman empowerment, informed consent, and patient autonomy. In her free time, she enjoys reading, gardening, rock climbing and brewing beer! Sarah married her best friend Nick in 2014, and they live in Downers Grove, IL.