Our Advanced PRactice Providers

Our team approach includes personalized treatment from Advance Practice Providers (APPs), comprised of Physician Assistants (PAs) and Nurse Practitioners (NPs) who assist our cardiovascular specialists in providing you with the highest level of care. Our APPs are graduates of accredited medical programs and have completed both a masters and bachelors degree in their medical training.  They are board certified and state licensed medical professionals who perform their tasks under the supervision of our cardiologists.  

For more information on our team of APP's, see the full list below and learn more about their individual backgrounds and specialties.

 

Mobile

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Arts: Sociology, Drake University Bachelor of Science: Psychology, Drake University

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Arts: Sociology, Drake University
Bachelor of Science: Psychology, Drake University

Katie Barker, PA-C 

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama

Robin Bates, PA-C

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science:Biomedical Science, The University of South Alabama

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science:Biomedical Science, The University of South Alabama

Stephanie Cleveland, PA-C

 
Master of Medical Science: Physician Assistant, Mercer University College of Health Professionals Bachelor of Science: Biomedical Science, Auburn University

Master of Medical Science: Physician Assistant, Mercer University College of Health Professionals
Bachelor of Science: Biomedical Science, Auburn University

Amy L. Courtney, PA-C

Master of Science: Nursing, Troy University   Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama

Master of Science: Nursing, Troy University  
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama

Joy Gandy, CRNP, NP-C

Master of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Nursing & Biomedical Science, The University of South Alabama

Master of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Nursing & Biomedical Science, The University of South Alabama

Kate Mount, MSN, NP-C

 
Master of Science: Nursing, Troy University Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of Mobile

Master of Science: Nursing, Troy University
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of Mobile

Terra L. Parnell, MSN, CRNP, FNP-C

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Biology, University of North Carolina

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Biology, University of North Carolina

Lesley Payne, PA-C

Doctor of Nurse Practicing: The University of South Alabama   Master of Science:Nursing Administration, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Biology, Vanderbilt University

Doctor of Nurse Practicing: The University of South Alabama  
Master of Science:Nursing Administration, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Biology, Vanderbilt University

M. Michelle Seals, DNP, CRNP, AGACNP-BC

 
Master of Health Science: Nursing, University of Alabama Birmingham Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Troy University

Master of Health Science: Nursing, University of Alabama Birmingham
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Troy University

Laura M. R. Taylor, RN, CRNP, AG-ACNP

 
 

Baldwin County

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Biology, Samford University

Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant Studies, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Biology, Samford University

Brian Neilan, MS, PA-C

Master of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of Mississippi

Master of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of Mississippi

Lauren M. Niemeyer, MSN, NP-C

Master of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Samford University   Bachelor of Science: Biology, Millsaps College

Master of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Samford University  
Bachelor of Science: Biology, Millsaps College

Valerie Pipkin, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC

 
 
Master of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Jacksonville State University

Master of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Jacksonville State University

Erin Roberts, MSN, ACNP-BC

 
Master of Health Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama

Master of Health Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, The University of South Alabama

Robin Underwood, CRNP

 
 

Get to know our talented team of physicians.