Lynn Patton earned her BS degree in Nursing from Radford University in Radford, VA. After graduating in 1990, she worked for 21 years as a RN in multiple settings including Labor and Delivery, House Supervision, Intensive Care, Case Management and the Emergency Room. For 6 years, she worked as the Nursing Director of the Emergency Department.
Patton returned to graduate school with many years of acute care experience and received her Master of Science in Nursing from Old Dominion University in 2011. She originally became a nurse because of a desire to help others. As a Nurse Practitioner in Pain Management, she feels every day is a positive experience because she is able to help her patient’s function better and participate in desired activities.
Patton is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the ANCC. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She was born and raised in McCoy, VA and now resides in Fort Chiswell, VA with her husband. She also has 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren.back