Specialists in Women’s Healthcare
Barbara Rymer, APRN, FNP-BC
Barbara Rymer earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Nursing from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) as a part of the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program at Simmons University in Boston. She has over eight years of experience in obstetric care, working in hospitals across Pennsylvania, Washington, and Connecticut. Barbara is a certified Breastfeeding Counselor and has supported patients through the delivery and post-partum process. She has experience in high-risk obstetrics care, health education, and birth planning.
Barbara is fluent in Portuguese and speaks conversational Spanish. She also spent time in West Africa with the Peace Corps as a development volunteer, counseling female patients on general health, hygiene, and HIV/AIDS education.
She has one son and lives with her husband in Prospect, CT.