Shelly Huckaby, MSN, APRN, FNP-C is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston School of Nursing. Her professional experience as a nurse practitioner includes serving as a primary care provider in family practice. She also has experience working in community-based health systems as well as supervisory roles.
She is passionate about preventive health care and patient education. Her philosophy on health care is the partner in healthcare philosophy. This means patients and providers are partners in healthcare. She feels her role as a provider is to listen, guide, and support patients to make informed decisions in managing their health.
She is also passionate about participating in leadership in the healthcare delivery system in order to continuously improve processes in order to promote positive patient outcomes and ultimately enhance the patient experience.
Whether functioning in the role of a direct healthcare provider or healthcare administration her ultimate motivation is to work towards the ultimate goal which is the delivery of compassionate, competent patient care in our community.