At WomanCare, our providers are focused on providing you with the best possible experience. In a world where we seldom receive the attention we expect, our physicians, nurse-midwives and providers make time to answer every question and address every concern.
We know that your health, especially when it comes to pregnancy and delivery, is of utmost concern to you, and we want you to know that your well-being and peace of mind is our top priority.
We think you’ll find that WomanCare is a very different kind of practice, one where the needs of the patient always come first. We sincerely enjoy providing the best possible care for women, and it shows in everything we do.
We invite you to raise your expectations, and to have confidence in your relationship with your doctor. Everything we do is focused on that single goal. It’s our pleasure to serve you. We encourage you to find out more about our physicians and nurse-midwives below.
Christopher S. Grady, MD
Attending Physician, OB/GYN
A native of the Louisville area, Dr. Grady received his undergraduate degree from Translyvania University, then graduated from the University of Louisville Medical School, followed by an OB/GYN residency at the Medical College of Georgia. He provides care for women of all ages, including general and high-risk obstetrics and a wide range of gynecological care. He has three boys and is a member of the Southern Indiana Chamber of Commerce and Northside Christian Church.
Ronald L. Wright, MD
Attending Physician, OB/GYN
Originally from Muskegon, Michigan, Dr. Wright received his BA from Tulane University, then went on to graduate from the University of Louisville Medical School. From there, Dr. Wright completed his OB/GYN residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. From general and high-risk obstetrics to incontinence and infertility including laparoscopy, Dr. Wright provides complete care to women of all ages. He and his wife Jennifer have two children. Dr. Wright volunteers at Woman’s Choice Resource Center and is a member of Southeast Christian Church.
Amanda Davenport, MD
Attending Physician, OB/GYN
Dr. Davenport completed her undergraduate studies at Vanderbilt University, then went on to earn her Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from the University of Louisville Medical School. She completed her OB/GYN Residency at Cleveland Clinic and MetroHealth Medical Center where she received the Award for Excellence in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery from the American Urogynecology Society for her research and surgical skills. From general and high-risk obstetrics to incontinence and infertility including laparoscopy, Dr. Davenport provides complete care to women of all ages. Her scope of practice includes vaginal deliveries, VBACs, and cesarean sections. Dr. Davenport is originally from Kentucky and is proud to be back home to serve the women of Kentuckiana.
Chelsae Nugent, APRN, WHNP-BC
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Chelsae, a Louisville native, is a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner with advanced education and clinical training who provides a wide range of obstetrics and gynecology health services for women. She is able to diagnose and manage common as well as complex conditions, in conjunction with WomanCare's physicians, to provide coordinated and comprehensive care for patients. She is available for OB/GYN appointments and consultation and is also qualified to offer gestational diabetes education. She received her BSN from Bellarmine University and received her MSN with a specialized focus in women's health from the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing.
Elizabeth Quinkert, RN, CNM
As the region’s most experienced Certified Nurse-Midwife, Elizabeth specializes in natural childbirth, deliveries and fertility counseling. She also provides care for well women, annual exams, preconceptual counseling, contraceptive services and prenatal care. In August of 2017, Elizabeth delivered her 4,000th baby! Elizabeth received her RN and BSN degrees from Indiana University Southeast, and earned her MSN and CNM designations from the University of Kentucky. She is a Member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, a presenter at area high schools on topics such as birth control, pregnancy, breastfeeding and STD prevention. A native of Harrison County who served as an Army Nurse at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, she has four children and four grandchildren.
Alison Reid, RN, CNM, CLC
Certified Nurse-Midwife, Certified Lactation Counselor
As a Certified Nurse-Midwife, Alison specializes in natural childbirth, deliveries and fertility counseling. She also provides care for well women, annual exams, preconceptual counseling, contraceptive services and prenatal care. Alison received her RN and BSN degrees from Indiana University Southeast, and earned her MSN and CNM designations from the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing. Prior to earning her Certified Nurse Midwife designation, Alison worked for many years as an RN at Clark Memorial Hospital, where she provided prenatal, antepartum and intrapartal care to expectant mothers, and postnatal care to mothers and infants, and also served as Relief Charge Nurse. She is a Member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.
Jennifer Hayes, APRN, CNM, CLC, SANE
Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner, Certified Nurse-Midwife, Certified Lactation Counselor, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
Jennifer specializes in caring for women and newborns, with a career lovingly built on providing compassionate care for both. She graduated with her bachelors degree in Nursing from Indiana University Southeast, and earned her Certified Nurse Midwife certification from the University of Indianapolis. As a Certified Lactation Counselor® she has demonstrated the necessary skills, knowledge, and attitudes to provide clinical breastfeeding counseling and management support to women who are thinking about breastfeeding or have questions or problems concerning breastfeeding/lactation. Prior to joining WomanCare she worked in the Family Birth Place at Clark Memorial Hospital in the labor and delivery and postpartum unit. She also worked for the University of Louisville Hospital caring for women who were victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. She is a member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.
Rebekah Shirrell, APRN, CNM
As a Certified Nurse-Midwife, Rebekah specializes in natural childbirth, deliveries and fertility counseling. She also provides care for well women, annual exams, preconceptual counseling, contraceptive services and prenatal care. Rebekah earned her RN and BSN degrees from Bellarmine University in Louisville, and her MSN and CNM designations from the University of Cincinnati. Prior to joining WomanCare, Rebekah worked for many years in the Family Birth Place and Women’s Care Place at Clark Memorial Hospital, was a High-Risk OB Case Manager for Passport Health Plan; and a Clinical Instructor at Bellarmine University. She is a Member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.