Mrs. Durham not only uses her nursing knowledge from many years in hospital settings but also a vast knowledge in the retail setting to offer her patients the best patient experience possible. Mrs. Durham was inspired by Patch Adams, MD and bring his philosophy of laughter, joy, and creativity to her patient care philosophy.

“You treat a disease, you win, you lose. You treat a person, I guarantee you, you’ll win, no matter what the outcome.” ~ Hunter Patch Adams, MD

Board Certification

  • Nurse Practitioner

Areas of Expertise

  • Family Medicine
  • Medical Surgical

Education

Graduate School

Chamberlain College of Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner
Graduate with Honors
Arlington, VA
2017

Undergraduate School

Chamberlain College of Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Magna Cum Laude
Arlington, VA
2014

Professional Associations

American Association of Nurse Practitioners
American Nurses Association

Personal Interests

Mrs. Durham resides in Danville, VA with her husband, their three-year-old daughter, and two teenage step-daughters. She spends the majority of her free time with her family and trying to keep up with her toddler. Mrs. Durham is an active advocate for Veteran’s healthcare reform, a member of the American Cancer Society, and American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Mrs. Durham tutors and mentors nursing students and new graduate nurses from the Danville, Martinsville, and South Boston areas and has been doing so since before she graduated nursing school. Mrs. Durham is always looking for new ways to give back to her community.

Biography

Mrs. Durham is passionate about Family Medicine and working with patients from across the Lynchburg-area to achieve their optimal health. Mrs. Durham received her ADN from Patrick Henry Community College in Martinsville, VA and her BSN and MSN/FNP from Chamberlain College of Nursing in Downer’s Grove, Il. Mrs. Durham is an ANCC board certified Medical Surgical Registered Nurse where she spent the majority of her nursing career. Mrs. Durham has also worked in a long-term care and rehabilitation center.