Andrea Messel, APRN
Andrea D

Andrea D. Messel


1605 Grizzly Court 

Winter Springs, Fl 32708


[email protected]






October 2011 Present


                            FWC-AHMG                            Altamonte Springs, FL

                            Lead CNM/APRN

                            Medical Director of Women’s for APP’s


Provide complete OB care, gynecological care to women from reproductive years through menopause.  Manage antepartum, intrapartum and postpartum patients as CNM.  First Assist. Preceptor for PA, APRN, CNM and Medical students, lactation specialist, MOST faculty instructor – Privileges at Advent Health.


June 2007 -October 2011


                            Gibbs OB/GYN               Orlando, FL



Provided complete obstetrical and gynecological care to women from reproductive years through post menopause. Managed antepartum, intrapartum and postpartum patients. Privileges at WPH – First Assist for Cesarean sections and minor gyn procedures. Average 25-35 deliveries per month.


February 2007              - June 2007


                            FPMG – Mid Fl OB/GYN Specialists               Sanford, FL

                            Certified Nurse Midwife - APRN


                            FPMG purchased Mid Fl OB/GYN Specialists –

Provided obstetrical care and gynecological to woman-privileges at FL Alt. Hospital.  Managed antepartum, intrapartum, post-partum, First Assist cesarean sections as a Certified Nurse Midwife.





November 2004 – February 2007


                            Mid-FL OB/GYN specialists                                          Sanford, FL

                            Certified Nurse Midwife - APRN


Provided complete obstetrical and gynecological care as a CNM / APRN under MD supervision with focus in nurse midwifery – Privileges at CFRH – First assist for Cesarean Sections and GYN surgeries.  Averaged 30 deliveries per month.


November 1995 – November 2004


                            Central Florida Regional Hospital                            Sanford, FL

                            ANM Charge Nurse


Full-time night charge nurse in Women’s Center for labor and delivery Unit.  Circulate and scrub assist for cesarean sections.  Certified lactation counselor / Preceptor.


November 1995 -July 2002


Orlando Healthcare Systems                            Orlando, FL

Registered nurse


Part-time: High-risk Flight Nurse, High-risk Antepartum/Labor-Delivery – OR skills-Scrub-Circulate-Recovery Room.


June 1988-November 1995


St. Mary’s Hospital                            West Palm Beach, FL

Night Charge Nurse


High-risk labor and delivery/ Antepartum/ LDRP settings/ NICU background/ Preceptor.


October 1991- November 1995


              Koch, Cocotos, Sherman, Ross, Burigo OB/GYN WPB, FL

                            Registered Nurse


Assist with GYN procedures / Phlebotomy, Antepartum testing / Infertility procedures.






              Graduated Honors

2004                                             Stony Brook State University of New York   Stony Brook, NY

MS- Nurse Midwifery GPA: 3.7


Graduated Honors        Maitland, FL

2001                                             University of Phoenix

BSN Nursing GPA: 3.91


Graduated Honors

1990              Palm Beach Community College                            Lake Worth, FL

              ADN Nursing





                            Certified Nurse Midwife

                            Certified Lactation Counselor

                            AWOHN Fetal Monitor Certification

                            Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider

                            Neonatal Resuscitation Program Provider

                            BLS for Healthcare Provider

                            First Assist Training for Cesarean Sections

                            Completion of M.O.S.T training

                            M.O.S.T Faculty Trainer

                            Lead APP - CNM

                         Preceptor for APRN, CNM, PA and Residents




                            The Manchester’s Who’s Who Registry 2005-2006

                            Cambridge Who’s Who VIP Honors 2006-2007

                            Patient satisfaction Award 2016

                            ACNM Best Practice Benchmarking 2017 - 2019

                            Advanced Practice Provider Excellence Award 2021 – “Love Me”

                            2021 World Class Performance in Patient Experience





American College of Nurse Midwifes (ACNM)

Advanced Practice Provider Executives (APEX)

Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine (SMFM)

                            Member of APP Council