Nurse Practitioner Donna Cyrus, MSN, AGNP who Provides Care for the Virginia Area

Get to know Nurse Practitioner Donna Cyrus, who serves patients within Reverent Medical Group Inc.

Donna initially graduated with an Associate’s degree in nursing from Piedmont Virginia Community College and began working in the Coronary Care Unit at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Virginia.  While working at UVA, she discovered a joy for teaching decided to further her education, eventually receiving her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the Old Dominion University. She spent several years teaching nurses in both formal and informal settings, including skilled nursing/long term care.   Her thirst for knowledge combined with love for geriatrics led her to enroll in the Master of Science in Nursing, Adult Geriatric Nurse Practitioner path. She is an Adult Geriatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner- Board Certified and is co-owner of Reverent Medical Group. She is also wound and dementia certified.

Along with her partner, Dr. Petros Ayele, Donna owns and operates Reverent Medical Group, Inc which was primarily designed to provide services within the homes of the patients.  The goal is to serve the community by providing care for those who have fallen out of health care or were recently discharged from structured care, but are still not able to go to a physician’s office.  Donna provides services to patients in their homes, assisted living facilities and long term/skilled nursing facilities.

Nurse practitioners have a higher degree of training, in both the classroom and clinical setting, than Registered Nurses do, although becoming an RN is a prerequisite.

Donna attributes her professional success to the people in her life who have influenced and encouraged her in the career path she has chosen.  “And to God- who through him all things are possible.”

Learn More about Donna Cyrus:

Her online profile, http://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4142267/info/

Karen Johnson

Karen Johnson is an Associate Content manager for IAHCP and responsible for working with distinguished physicians in documenting their significant accomplishments in their field. Karen is a CPR instructor and is a member of her local theater group.