Get to know Family Nurse Practitioner, Angela S. Martin, who serves patients in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Angela is an advanced practice registered nurse & a certified family nurse practitioner specializing in the fields of family medicine and pediatrics. She currently works at her private practice, Spectra Family Medical Clinic, in Shreveport, Louisiana.
There, her goal is to provide ongoing primary care and comprehensive medical evaluations for patients of all ages. Her mission is to help patients prevent, understand & manage illness, navigate the health system, and identify unique health goals.
Graduating with her Master of Science in Nursing degree from Northwestern State University, Angela attributes her success to her determination. She has always been driven to do more and to be more.
Continuously remaining up to date with the latest advancements in her field, she maintains a professional membership with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. It is the largest and only full-service national professional membership organization for NPs of all specialties.
An Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) is a nurse who has obtained at least a master’s degree in nursing. APRNs may work across various healthcare settings, including hospitals, ambulatory clinics or long-term care facilities. They provide medical support and preventative care to patients, along with additional responsibilities of coordinating patient care and using specialized knowledge to manage complex patient conditions. APRNs can diagnose and treat as well as order and interpret tests and prescribe medications.
A Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C) holds 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.
Learn More about Angela S. Martin:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4148000/info/