APP Spotlight

APP Monthly Spotlight

Advanced Practice Providers (APP) play an integral role in providing care to patients in the inpatient and outpatient settings. APP is often used when referring to highly-trained healthcare professionals such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants who are certified to perform many of the same tasks as a doctor and work under the close supervision of a physician.


Lori Perry

Lori Perry has been a part of the Phoebe Family for 10 years. Currently, she is practicing as a Nurse Practitioner with Phoebe Cardiology of Americus. She has over 19 years of experience in direct patient care....  Read more...

 

 


Julie Muliford

Julie Muliford, NP, has been a part of the Phoebe Family for more than 30 years. Julie, who joined the Phoebe family in 1989, as a nurse technician is grateful for the ongoing mentorship and guidance from her collaborating physician, Dr. Peggy Bergrab....  Read more...

 

 


Heather Johnson

Heather Johnson, NP, is part of the Phoebe Neurology team. Heather has been a nurse practitioner since 2008 and has more than 19 years of experience in direct patient care....  Read more...

 

 


Teddy Dwight

Teddy Dwight is part of the Phoebe Behavioral Health outpatient team. He has been a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner since 2017 and has more than eight years of experience in direct patient care of mental health....  Read more...

 

 


Samantha Montgomery

Samantha Montgomery has been a nurse practitioner since 2008. She has been part of the primary care team at Sumter Primary Care and Sports Medicine since 2010....  Read more...

 

 


Ron Bridges, CRNA

Ron Bridges has been working in healthcare for more than 22 years. Ron, who is a certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA), is a dedicated member of the Anesthesia Care Team at Phoebe....  Read more...

 

 


Anna Rentz, FNP

Anna Rentz joined the Phoebe Family in 1991 as a volunteer while in nursing school. In 1992, she was hired as a nurse tech on the cardiovascular surgical floor and later moved to the OR, where she spent seven years assisting cardiovascular surgeons....  Read more...

 

 


Gregory Steele, FNP-BC

Greg has been practicing as a clinical nurse practitioner for the last six years. Greg, who joined the Phoebe family in 2003, was awarded the 2018 Advanced Practice
Provider of the Year award by the Phoebe Family Residency Program for his continual support he provides....  Read more...

 


Kenna Wiles, PA

Kenna has been a physician assistant with gastroenterology for more than 19 years. Kenna, who joined the Phoebe family in 2009, is grateful for the ongoing mentorship and guidance from her attending gastroenterologist including her collaborating physician, Dr. James Griffith....  Read more...

 


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