Aashka Patel, CNM
Aashka is a Certified Nurse-Midwife who is originally from Ellicott City, MD. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Salisbury University and went on to receive her Master’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida. During her graduate training, she also worked as a nurse in a subacute rehabilitation facility, as well as on the labor and delivery unit. Since graduating in 2012, she has worked at the Florida Department of Health, a large private practice in central Florida and at the Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio. Aashka enjoys working with women across the lifespan and is excited to continue caring for a diverse patient population. She is particularly passionate about working with adolescent and college-age individuals and providing them with evidence-based contraceptive, sexual and reproductive education. She loves to teach and has precepted both women’s health and family nurse practitioner students. In her free time, she enjoys binge-watching true crime documentaries, people-watching in the Short North, going out to eat and shop with her significant other of 8 years, and making every meal as spicy as possible.