Meet Our Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives

Jamie Kulick, CNMW

Board-Certified Nurse Midwife

Jamie Kulick , RN, BSN, MSN, DNP, CNM is a Board Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM).  Jamie graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).  She continued her education at The Frontier Nursing University where she received her Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN) with a specialty in Midwifery in 2013.  She then successfully earned a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Degree in 2016.

Jamie is interested in providing women’s healthcare across their lifespan, from adolescence, through the reproductive years and menopause.  She specializes in all types of childbirth including natural, induced, vaginal and assisted Cesarean-section deliveries.  Her warm bedside manner, clear communication skills, and excellent clinical expertise make Jamie a highly sought-after practitioner.

Jamie was born and raised in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.  Her move to Northern Virginia was motivated by her desire to be close to family.  Jamie can be best described as a high-energy individual and enjoys all outdoor sports, especially hiking, fishing, running, and biking.

Melissa Dhas, WHNP

Board-Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner

Melissa Dhas, MSN, NP-C, WHNP-BC, is a Board Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP).  Melissa graduated from George Mason University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).  While practicing as a Registered Nurse (RN), she continued her education at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she successfully completed a Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN) specializing in both Geriatric Health and Women’s Health.  This additional training has prepared her to clinically assess and treat women of all ages, from adolescense, onset of menstruation, family planning (contraception and pregnancy), and menopause.

Before joining Perfectly Female, Melissa worked for five years at the INOVA Women’s Hospital as a Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse, which has increased her knowledge and clinical experience with newborn infants.  In this role, Melissa particularly enjoyed educating new parents on newborn care and what to expect while their baby was being treated in the NICU.  Her caring nature, attention to detail, clear communication skills, and extensive clinical experience make Melissa an exceptional Nurse Practitioner.

Melissa was born in Delaware but now lives in Fairfax, Virginia with her husband.  She enjoys working out, outdoor activities, and spending time with friends and family.