Meet Our Nurse Practitioners

Kathy-Nelson

Dr. Kathryn Nelson-Murphy, DNP, DNH, FNP-BC

Dr. Nelson has an extensive background in education, prevention, and wellness.  Having worked in the health care arena for nearly 40 years, she has had the privilege to help innumerable people improve their health and well being.  She possesses expertise in bio-identical hormone replacement, thyroid management, adrenal fatigue, cardio-vascular prevention, and primary care.  Dr. Nelson believes strongly in education and partnering with patients to achieve their health care goals.  Many of the diseases that affect us, such as diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, and chronic stress, can be avoided with proper nutrition, physical activity, nutritional supplements, and restoring the body to proper balance.  With not only clinical expertise, but also background in education, Dr. Nelson believes it is imperative for the patient to understand what is happening to their bodies, be educated in health management, and partner with the medical provider to reach their goals.
Dr. Nelson has presented health care topics at local, state, and national venues.  She has also served as adjunct faculty for Indiana Wesleyan University and has been a preceptor and educator for many local universities.

 

Tammy Blevins RN, MSN, CNP

Tammy is a mother, veteran and nurse. She is a Certified Nurse Practitioner whose scope of practice encompasses a passion for patient focused care and customer service and satisfaction. Tammy works with people of all ages and their families, providing information people need to make informed holistic decisions about their health care and lifestyle choices.

She began her career in the United States Air Force as an active duty operating room scrub technician. Since that time she has accumulated nearly 35 years of nursing experience and education in various areas of patient care (cardiac, trauma, surgery, pre and post-operative care, home wellness, staff training, sales and marketing, and surgical manager).

Tammy has a unique combination of strong nursing skills and strives to provide the best health care possible. She believes in building a long lasting and trusting relationship with patients and customers. She seeks to acquire a comprehensive evaluation of every patient by taking time to listen and understand their particular needs. Her true desire is to enhance a positive healing experience and confidence to those in need.