Lorraine Farkas, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife

Lorraine Farkas


35 Casa St. Suite 220
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Phone: (805) 595-1808
Fax: (805) 595-1815

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.2 out of 5
54 Ratings

Medical Education

  • Certified Nurse Midwife, CSU, San Jose
  • Post Master Certificate: OB-GYN NP, EPA/CSU, San Jose
  • Undergraduate: BS in Nursing, CSU, Fresno

About Lorraine Farkas, CNM

We are continuing to improve healthcare access in our communities with Lorraine Farkas, CNM in our expanding network. Lorraine’s interests include Women’s health care including public health nursing, childbirth education and 10 years’ experience as a Labor and Delivery Nurse. She also worked as a clinical instructor for UCSF-Fresno Medical Education Program from 1993-2010, teaching normal labor and delivery to medical students and residents. As a Certified Nurse Midwifery, Lorraine believes in open communication and candidness. This approach fosters the development of strong, productive interpersonal relationships between herself and her patients. She takes pride in her ability to get to know her patients well and build a trustworthy relationship. She is devoted to comprehensive health practices for all of her patients.

Lorraine Farkas, CNM is now accepting new patients and most major insurance plans. 

Special Interests:

  • Childbirth Education
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Supporting Families during Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Women’s Health

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider concern for questions/worries
Patients' confidence in Care provider
Care provider spoke using clear language


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