Michelle Smith, CNP
Pediatric Urgent Care
- Adena Pediatrics
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- Graduate School
- Master of Science, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
- BLS for Healthcare Providers, Neonatal Resuscitation Program
Michelle Smith, CNP, is a certified pediatric nurse practitioner who provides comprehensive primary care to babies, children, and adolescents. She sees patients at Adena Pediatrics in Chillicothe, Ohio, which is located in the Adena Medical Office Building. In addition, Ms. Smith treats patients at Adena Pediatric Urgent Care.
As a certified nurse practitioner, Ms. Smith has specialty training in pediatric care, using nursing as a foundation to diagnose and treat pediatric patients, from infants to adolescents. Focused on promoting wellness and preventive care, Ms. Smith works closely with parents to incorporate proper nutrition, health screenings, and immunizations into their children’s wellness plans.
Ms. Smith is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and has a particular interest in neonatal follow-up and developmental care. She spent four years as a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) nurse while pursuing her master’s degree at The Ohio State University.
Ms. Smith’s favorite part of being a pediatric nurse practitioner is forming relationships with families as she watches babies grow into teen-agers. In her free time, Ms. Smith likes to run, spend time with her family and dogs, and participate in numerous outdoor activities.