Lou Ann Heckman MSN, ARNP-C
Lou Ann received her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Tampa, graduating with High Honors. She is board certified through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and a member of Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing. Before beginning her career as an ARNP-C, Lou Ann completed undergraduate work at Eckerd College earning a Bachelors of Arts in Human Development, graduating with High Honors.
Lou Ann attended Bellarmine College majoring in Nursing on a full academic scholarship. Nursing background includes diverse experience including Cardiac Care, Intensive Care, Dermatology, and Women’s Health. Cosmetics are her specialty, as she is adept utilizing advanced techniques to artistically place the product with minimal bruising, pain, or downtime.
Lou Ann also performs many dermatologic procedures including, full skin evaluations, biopsies, and minor surgical procedures. Lou Ann believes in devoting time to each patient to provide an individualized plan of care.
- Dermatology Nurses Association
- American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
- West Coast Council of Nurse Practitioners
- Sigma Theta Tau
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