Annmarie Waite, PhD, ARNP


330 E. Hibiscus Blvd
Melbourne, FL 32901
Phone: (321) 724-6444
Fax: (321) 984-7667

Annmarie Waite, Ph.D is a licensed Nurse Practitioner who specializes in Women’s Health. She is interested most in working with women to create physical and emotional health. She is available for private and group consultation for childbirth (with and without interventions); and feminine intelligence workshops for effective lifestyle changes.

She received her doctorate in nursing research and education from Barry University.  Before earning her doctorate, Dr. Waite completed a women’s health residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami.  She received her undergraduate and graduate training from the University of Miami and she has served abroad in South East Asia as a travel nurse.

Dr. Waite is the CEO and founder of Girlfriends Health and Girlfriends Guild. She is married and has 2 grown children. She likes to travel, loves to have karaoke parties, enjoys theater, and thinks cardiovascular exercise is fun.

Gloria Canaday – Lactation Consultant

Gloria Canaday RN IBCLC  has worked with mothers and babies for 15 years.  She has recently become certified as an IBCLC. She has worked as a Lactation Counselor for  breastfeeding counseling and support.  She has several years of experience in NICU.  She has 2 children whom she breastfed for a total of 3 ½ yrs.  Gloria is available for home visits.

Gloria can be reached at 321-537-5597
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