Paula Dearholt-Winckler, MSN, RN, CNP (she/her) is a board-certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. She joined the Family Practice Department at Grand Rapids Essentia Clinic in 2021. Dearholt-Wincklerspecializes in providing high quality reproductive health care to people of all genders. Her interests include contraception, pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections, cervical cancer screening and prevention, colposcopy, menopause, PEP & PrEP prescribing, and transgender care. She is a member of the North American Menopause Society and was credentialed as a NAMS Certified Menopause Practitioner in 2021. She is also a member of the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology and completed their Colposcopy Mentorship Program in 2011. In her free time, Dearholt-Winckler enjoys horseback riding, gardening, boating and camping with her husband, Doug.