Mellisa Powell is a certified family nurse practitioner (FNP-C) with Orlando Health Medical Group Urology. She has been a nurse at several Orlando Health hospitals since 2008. She joined Orlando Health Medical Group Urology PUR Clinic in 2018 when she earned her family nurse practitioner certification.
In addition to assessing, diagnosing, evaluating and planning patient treatment, Mellisa:
- Takes patient histories
- Conducts physical and post-op exams
- Makes referrals
- Orders lab work
Mellisa earned her master of science in nursing (MSN) from South University in Savannah, Georgia. She received her bachelor’s degree in nursing (BSN) from Jacksonville University in Florida. She has both inpatient and outpatient nursing experience in a variety of areas, including urology, orthopedic medical/surgery, pre-op and the post-anesthesia care unit.
Mellisa is certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.