Dana C. Adams, MSN, NP-C, IBCLC is from Northern California and holds a Master’s Degree in Nursing from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, CA as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She is board certified in Family Practice by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, yet specializes in Women’s Health. She has worked in a variety of settings encompassing high-risk maternity centers and teaching hospitals, to private practice as a nurse practitioner. Her diverse perinatal nursing background has allowed her to provide care for the childbearing family for over 15 years. She worked as an Assistant Clinical Manager of Maternal Child Services for Kaiser Permanente supervising nursing staff in Labor & Delivery, Postpartum, Pediatrics and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for over 7 years.
As an IBCLC, Dana also enjoys counseling nursing mothers to help them meet their breastfeeding goals. Most recently, Dana has begun teaching nursing full-time for California State University, Stanislaus in their Accelerated BSN Program. When Dana is not seeing patients, she can be found leading nursing students in both lectures and clinical rotations throughout the Central Valley.
Masters Degree: Nursing
Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, California