Life Cycle OB/GYN

Life Cycle OB/GYN & Life Cycle Pediatrics 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.



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. 



Marie Nakande, CNM

Marie attended nursing school at Georgia State University. Before becoming a midwife, Marie worked as a nurse in Labor and Delivery for eight years. She received her Masters in Nurse-Midwifery and Women’s Health from Georgetown University in December 2014. She then worked as a Certified Nurse Midwife in Gallup, New Mexico before coming to Life Cycle OB/GYN. Marie is passionate about providing individualized, high-quality care to women and encourages women to play an active role in maintaining their own health.

Marie is originally from Cameroon, Central Africa. She relocated to the United States in 2002. She is married and has 3 children. Her time away from work is usually spent with her family and friends.



Kenny Verpile, MD

Dr. Kendy Verpile attended medical school at Saint George’s University School of Medicine and finished her residency at Saint Vincent/St John Catholic Medical Center in Queens, New York. She is board certified and has spent the last seven years serving women in the state of New York. She brings her expertise of gynecological surgery and of high and low risk obstetrics to Life Cycle OB/GYN. She is fluent in French, Spanish, Creole and English. She loves spending time with her family.




Dr. Stacie Braswell, MD

Dr. Braswell graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine and completed her OB/GYN residency at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN in 2013. She worked in Indiana for two years before relocating to Atlanta. She joined the team at Life Cycle OB/GYN in January of 2018. She enjoys taking care of women through out the life span.


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

Life Cycle Obstetrics and Gynecology & Pediatrics, LLC
428 Winn Court Suite 100 A-B
Decatur, GA 30030

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
428 Winn Court, Suite 100 A-B Decatur, GA 30030