Life Cycle OB/GYN

Life Cycle Obstetrics and Gynecology is made up of a team of professionals dedicated to providing the best quality healthcare in a responsive and caring environment. Our doctors all have years of experience in the profession. They work in concert with nurses and office staff who try to understand your health issues quickly and apply the right treatment to get you back to your optimal health.



Dr. Debra Jordan

Dr. Debra Jordan is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist and has practiced in the state of Georgia since 1989. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Technology from Michigan State University. Dr. Jordan received her medical degree from Michigan State University. After medical school, she did her internship and residency training in Detroit, Mich. She has practiced in the states of Michigan, Wisconsin and Georgia. She is a former board member of Boys and Girls Club. In spite of her busy schedule, Dr. Jordan finds time to be a guest speaker at many community youth and church organizations. She is an active member of Austin Chapel Baptist Church. She is married and has a 27 year old son.



Dr. Heather Edwards

Dr. Edwards completed medical school at Loma Linda University in California. She then traveled to Pennsylvania and completed her OB/GYN residency program at Temple University. Dr. Edwards also has a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Northern Caribbean University. She has blended her nursing and medical degrees to provide compassionate care to her patients.



Anne Sigouin, CNM


Anne Sigouin is the first certified nurse midwife employed at Life Cycle OB/GYN, which was founded in 2001. She started her midwifery career while serving on active duty in the US Army. She received her Master's Degree in Nursing with Midwifery from East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C. She brings 20 years of midwifery experience and her love and compassion for all people to the practice.



Melissa G. Jones, CNM


Melissa G. Jones, CNM, is a native of Henderson, Tenn. She received her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Tennessee State University in 1997, and her Master’s of Science in Nursing (Midwifery) from Vanderbilt University in 2003. Melissa remains a registered dental hygienist as well as a certified nurse midwife, and incorporates her dental expertise with her midwifery practice. She enjoys high risk obstetrics and gynecology as well as low risk. Melissa empowers the community through education, sound clinical practice, and an outstanding understanding of family and alternative lifestyles. Hobbies include family, travel, cycling, gardening, and vegetarianism.



Sarah Hajjaji, CNM


Sarah Hajjaji has been in the women’s health field for over 10 years and is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati.
She has been practicing Midwifery since 2010 and loves caring for all women through different aspects of life. She loves helping women achieve their best birth and is experienced in water birth. Sarah lives in East Point with her family and in her spare time loves traveling and cooking.



Christy Standridge, CNM


Christy Standridge, CNM is a native of West Palm Beach, Florida.  She received her nursing degree from Palm Beach State College and her masters degree from Frontier Nursing University.  She joined the Life Cycle family in 2015.  Prior to becoming a midwife, Christy was a labor and delivery nurse for nearly 20 years.  She enjoys all areas of obstetrical care, particularly empowering women through education.  Christy is married and has three children- all boys.  Her interests outside of work include participating in church activities, traveling, cooking, sewing/quilting, and spending time with her boys in their various activities.



April Witzel, MSN, CNM


April Witzel, MSN, CNM, received her Master's Degree in Nursing specializing in midwifery from Frontier University in 2011. April is certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board and is a member of the American College of Nurse Midwives. April's passion is to educate, empower, and support childbearing families while improving the safety of childbirth through emotional, nutritional, and physical balance. She enjoys providing full scope, evidence based, midwifery care to a diverse client population and specializes in contraception counseling, prenatal care, childbirth, and women's annual exams. April is the proud mother of four children and "Mimi" to two precious grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family and traveling. 



Gloria Glidewell, CNM, MS


Gloria Glidewell, CNM, MS, is a Florida native who moved to and loved being a Texan for over 20 years. It was in Texas that Gloria earned her Bachelors and then Masters Degrees from Texas Woman's University and her Certification in midwifery from the Parkland School of Nurse Midwives at Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. Gloria stayed on at Parkland for her first years as a midwife where she attended over 800 births in just her first two years as a midwife. Prior to moving to Atlanta, Gloria was on the faculty of the University of North Texas Health Science Center where she participated in teaching and presenting midwife students, medical students and OB and family practice residents both clinically and in the classroom, as well as providing prenatal and gynecological care in the private practice arm of the university.  She is experienced in water birth/natural birth, as well as low and high risk pregnancy care, family planning, and low risk gynecology management. She really enjoys women's health and sharing her interest in nutrition and exercise to promote better health for all women and their families. Gloria is the mother of three naturally born and breastfed children and is now thrilled to be in Atlanta to support women's choices in their health and pregnancy care. 

Contact Us

Life Cycle Pediatrics
2739 Felton Drive
East Point, GA 30344

Life Cycle Obstetrics and Gynecology
2739 Felton Dr
East Point, GA 30344
(404) 766-8371

Life Cycle Obstetrics and Gynecology
107-B Upper Riverdale Rd.
Riverdale, GA 30274

(770) 692-2800





Office Hours
Monday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
(404) 766-8371
2739 Felton Dr. East Point, GA 30344
107-B Upper Riverdale Rd. Riverdale, GA 30274