Karen Cullen, CNM, WHNP

Karen Cullen
Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore 100 Medical Center Dr. Slidell, LA 70461  985-649-7070

Specialties Offered

Karen earned her dual masters degrees as a Certified Nurse Midwife and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner from the University of Pennsylvania.  She is board certified in Midwifery and Women’s Health and is an active member of the American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM). She is certified in Limited Obstetrical Ultrasound and has ten years of diverse labor and delivery RN experience including perinatal palliative care and bereavement.

Interest in global health led Karen to study midwifery in New Zealand and care for women in Haiti. She believes women deserve a lifetime partnership with their reproductive health care provider and is excited to work for a practice that offers that opportunity.

Clinical Interests

Well Woman Gynecology, Physiologic birth, Nitrous Oxide for labor analgesia, High risk Obstetrics

Languages Spoken


  • Medical School: University of Pennsylvania