Get to know Family Nurse Practitioner Dr. Amanda M.C. Matheny, who serves patients in Salem, New Hampshire.
Dr. Matheny is a board-certified family nurse practitioner specializing in addiction medicine, cardiothoracic open heart surgery, and travel nursing at Granite Recovery Centers, located in Salem, New Hampshire.
For over 10 years, Granite Recovery Centers has been transforming the lives of alcohol and drug dependent adults from New England and well beyond. Their New Hampshire addiction treatment centers offer a unique blend of evidence-based clinical psychotherapies with a comprehensive 12-Step curriculum. Their addiction treatment programs feature a full continuum of care that includes medical detox, medication-assisted treatment, primary residential treatment, extended care, sober living, and intensive outpatient counseling.
Graduating with her Associate’s Degree in Nursing from Lincoln Memorial University in 2010, Dr. Matheny went on to further her training by earning her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 2017. Finally, she received her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the same educational institution in 2021.
Passionate about her profession, the doctor is board-certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Nursing Credentialing Center, which is a certification body for nursing board certification and the largest certification body for advanced practice registered nurses in the United States.
A Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC) holds board certification and provides continuing and comprehensive healthcare for the individual and family across all ages, genders, diseases, and body systems. FNPs maintain patient records, perform physical exams, order or perform diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, develop treatment plans, as well as treat acute and chronic illnesses, conditions, and injuries that fall under primary care.
On a more personal note, Dr. Matheny attributes her success to her drive to learn and care for those with addiction disease, realizing they are not to be looked down on and are human beings that need help and care as any other disease.
Learn More about Dr. Amanda M.C. Matheny:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4148684/info/ or through Granite Recovery Centers, https://www.graniterecoverycenters.com/