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Maria V Gonzaga, MD, FACOG

Board Certified OBGYN Physician


Jenise M Santos, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Jenise has been a member of the CWCC family since joining our team in 2014 as our first medical scribe. After pursuing her advanced degree and practicing in a Primary Care setting, we happily welcomed her back as part of our Provider Team, specializing in Women’s Health.  


Outside of the exam room, you can find Jenise working out, Latin dancing and hiking with her dog, Niko. She enjoys spending time with her family and planning her upcoming wedding.  







Bachelor of Science, Biology, Columbus State University 

Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Augusta University 


Certifications and Professional Associations  

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants 

American Academy of Physician Assistants 

Georgia Association of Physician Assistants  

Christa A Cicora, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife

Christa began her career as a Registered Nurse, working for six years in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Piedmont Columbus Midtown. We were excited to have Christa join the staff at Comprehensive Women’s Care of Columbus after having Dr. Gonzaga deliver two of her children.     

As a military spouse and mother of four, when she is outside the exam room, you can find Christa camping in the family RV, crafting or reading. 


Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Columbus State University 

Master of Science, Nursing - Nurse Midwifery, Texas Tech University 


Certifications and Professional Associations

The American Midwifery Certification Board

American College of Nurse-Midwifes