At WomanCare, our providers are focused on providing you with the best possible experience. In a world where we seldom receive the attention we expect, our physicians, nurse-midwives and providers make time to answer every question and address every concern.
We know that your health, especially when it comes to pregnancy and delivery, is of utmost concern to you, and we want you to know that your well-being and peace of mind is our top priority.
We think you’ll find that WomanCare is a very different kind of practice, one where the needs of the patient always come first. We sincerely enjoy providing the best possible care for women, and it shows in everything we do.
We invite you to raise your expectations, and to have confidence in your relationship with your doctor. Everything we do is focused on that single goal. It’s our pleasure to serve you. We encourage you to find out more about our physicians and nurse-midwives by clicking on their photos.
Christopher S. Grady, MD
Attending Physician, OB/GYN
A native of the Louisville area, Dr. Grady received his undergraduate degree from Translyvania University, then graduated from the University of Louisville Medical School, followed by an OB/GYN residency at the Medical College of Georgia. He provides care for women of all ages, including general and high-risk obstetrics and a wide range of gynecological care. He has three boys and is a member of the Southern Indiana Chamber of Commerce and Northside Christian Church.
Ronald L. Wright, MD
Attending Physician, OB/GYN
Originally from Muskegon, Michigan, Dr. Wright received his BA from Tulane University, then went on to graduate from the University of Louisville Medical School. From there, Dr. Wright completed his OB/GYN residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. From general and high-risk obstetrics to incontinence and infertility including laparoscopy, Dr. Wright provides complete care to women of all ages. He and his wife Jennifer have two children. Dr. Wright volunteers at Woman’s Choice Resource Center and is a member of Southeast Christian Church.
Amanda Davenport, MD
Attending Physician, OB/GYN
Dr. Davenport completed her undergraduate studies at Vanderbilt University, then went on to earn her Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from the University of Louisville Medical School. She completed her OB/GYN Residency at Cleveland Clinic and MetroHealth Medical Center where she received the Award for Excellence in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery from the American Urogynecology Society for her research and surgical skills. From general and high-risk obstetrics to incontinence and infertility including laparoscopy, Dr. Davenport provides complete care to women of all ages. Her scope of practice includes vaginal deliveries, VBACs, and cesarean sections. Dr. Davenport is originally from Kentucky and is proud to be back home to serve the women of Kentuckiana.
Elizabeth Ann Bary, RN, CNM
As the region’s most experienced Certified Nurse-Midwife, Elizabeth specializes in natural childbirth, deliveries and fertility counseling. She also provides care for well women, annual exams, preconceptual counseling, contraceptive services and prenatal care. In August of 2017, Beth delivered her 4,000th baby! Elizabeth received her RN and BSN degrees from Indiana University Southeast, and earned her MSN and CNM designations from the University of Kentucky. She is a Member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, a presenter at area high schools on topics such as birth control, pregnancy, breastfeeding and STD prevention. A native of Harrison County who served as an Army Nurse at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, she has four children and four grandchildren.
Alison Reid, RN, CNM, CLC
Certified Nurse-Midwife, Certified Lactation Counselor
As a Certified Nurse-Midwife, Alison specializes in natural childbirth, deliveries and fertility counseling. She also provides care for well women, annual exams, preconceptual counseling, contraceptive services and prenatal care. Alison received her RN and BSN degrees from Indiana University Southeast, and earned her MSN and CNM designations from the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing. Prior to earning her Certified Nurse Midwife designation, Alison worked for many years as an RN at Clark Memorial Hospital, where she provided prenatal, antepartum and intrapartal care to expectant mothers, and postnatal care to mothers and infants, and also served as Relief Charge Nurse. She is a Member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.
Nicole M. Sichting, APRN, WHNP-BC, CNM
Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, Certified Nurse-Midwife
Nicole has been passionately caring for women, babies and their families since she graduated with her bachelors degree in Nursing from Indiana University Purdue University in Indianapolis in 2010. She comes to us with six years of experience in labor and delivery, post-partum and newborn care. Nicole graduated with a MSN from Vanderbilt University in 2012 as a Nurse Practitioner in Women’s Health, and most recently graduated from University of Indianapolis in 2014 with a Post-Graduate Certificate in Nurse Midwifery. Nicole completed her midwifery practicum with Beth Bary, CNM of WomanCare, and deeply values the practice’s culture of care for women. She takes special interest in the natural birthing process as well as incorporating family and other support persons into care throughout pregnancy into the postpartum period. Nicole values the individuality of every birth and works to tailor the birthing experience to each family. Nicole enjoys serving the communities of Southern Indiana and will be joining us from Columbus, Indiana where she was raised. When she is not caring for women, Nicole enjoys traveling and spending time with her nieces and nephew.
Chelsae Nugent, APRN, WHNP-BC
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Chelsae, a Louisville native, is a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner with advanced education and clinical training who provides a wide range of obstetrics and gynecology health services for women. She is able to diagnose and manage common as well as complex conditions, in conjunction with WomanCare's physicians, to provide coordinated and comprehensive care for patients. She is available for OB/GYN appointments and consultation and is also qualified to offer gestational diabetes education. She received her BSN from Bellarmine University and received her MSN with a specialized focus in women's health from the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing.