Meet Melissa Johnson: Our Certified Nurse Midwife


Melissa S. Johnson, C.N.M.

Certified Nurse Midwife located in Odessa, TX 

We are thrilled to announce the addition of Melissa Johnson, R.N., C.N.M. to our practice. Melissa is an Advanced Practice Nurse who dedicated her career to women’s health by obtaining her Master of Science in Nursing with a specialty in Midwifery. Midwifery encompasses a full range of health care services, from adolescence to menopause. Midwives are trained in gynecological and family planning services, preconception care, pregnancy and post-partum care. She has been assisting Dr. Fanous with all his obstetric patients, performing annual exams, and seeing work-in patients who need immediate care.  

Melissa graduated cum lade with her Bachelor of Science in nursing in 2010 from Texas A&M University. She began her medical career as an R.N. working in San Antonio and then moved to Fort Worth to pursue her master's degree. Melissa received her Master of Science in nursing from the University of Cincinnati, and shortly after graduating, she returned to Midland. She was attracted to our office because of the level of compassion and care our patients receive as well as our commitment to focusing on obstetrics and gynecology.

Melissa married her husband, Trevor, last year, and they look forward to having children in the future. They are active members of First Baptist Church in Midland.

Ghassan Fanous, M.D.
401 E. 6th Street
Odessa, TX 79761
Phone: 432-582-2280
Fax: 432-331-9981
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