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Our Friendly Staff

Dr. Geiling - Portville Women's Medical Dr. Geiling graduated from the University of Southern California in 1987, where he pursued a pre-medical degree in Biological Sciences. In 1991 he received his medical degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine at the New York Institute of Technology. He completed his Rotating Internship at the Cornell Medical Center - New York Hospital affiliated St. Barnabas Hospital in New York City in 1992. Dr. Geiling completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Jersey City Medical Center, and from 1995-1996 Dr. Geiling served as Chief Resident and was unanimously voted Outstanding Resident Physician by the OB/GYN faculty. In 1996 Dr. Geiling was invited to join the faculty and staff at Jersey City Medical Center as an Associate Professor but respectfully declined in order to join a private practice in Orlando, Florida—Mid-Florida OB/GYN Specialists. In 1998 Dr. Geiling became Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. From 2000 to 2001 Dr. Geiling served as Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Medical Executive Committee at Central Florida Regional Hospital.

In 2004, after 8 years of practice in Orlando, Dr. Geiling returned to his home state of California with his wife Karen, a Registered Nurse, and their two children Ben and Megan to serve the community of Porterville at Porterville Women's Medical Associates. Dr. Geiling is on staff at Sierra View District Hospital, is a member of the Tulare County Medical Society, the California Medical Association, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the University of Southern California General Alumni Association and the American Medical Association.


Cassandra Garcia - Portville Women's MedicalCassandra Garcia is a Certified Nurse Midwife and Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner with a Master’s degree from University of Southern California, she is currently seeking a Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Frontier Nursing University. She has been with PWMA since 2001. Cas enjoys providing care for PWMA women (the best patients anywhere!) and especially enjoys the honor of attending births, performing first time exams and caring for teens. Cassandra enjoys art and travel. She has 2 adult children (both college graduates) and has 2 children at home.



Laura Wiese - Portville Women's MedicalLaura received her Bachelor's degree from UNMC in Lincoln, NE. She worked in Women's Health in high risk antepartum, Labor and Delivery, and Postpartum care for 10 years before heading back to school to be a Midwife. She graduated with her Master's from Frontier Nursing University which is the oldest Midwifery school in the country.

Laura is originally from Nebraska. She came to California to join Dr Geiling and Cassandra Garcia here at PWMA. She is married and has 4 children and 3 grandchildren. She is an animal lover and has several dogs. She also loves the ocean and being able to visit her family in the Midwest. Her hobbies include jigsaw puzzles and knitting hats for all of the little people she gets to welcome to the world.