Marie Johnson, APN, is a member of Summit Medical Group's Obstetrics/Gynecology team. Ms. Johnson has over 25 years of nursing experience in women’s health, 20 of which she served as a nurse practitioner. She provides female reproductive care to women across their life span, from young adult (teens) to senior, treating needs from routine exams to family planning and post-menopausal care. She has special interest in assisting women with choosing the right contraception for their lifestyle based on their current health, future parenthood goals, and values. “So much needs to be considered when deciding on birth control, including health history and chronic conditions,” says Ms. Johnson. “It’s a very individualized decision – one that requires much thought and proper attention,” she adds.
As a women’s health care provider, Ms. Johnson’s goal is to make a positive difference in the health and lives of women through open provider/patient communication, education, and encouragement to make healthy choices. She treats patients in a holistic manner and ensures respect and dignity at every visit.
Ms. Johnson is a member of the Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s’ Health. She is passionate about breast cancer prevention and awareness and advocates for open, honest discussion on the topic.
When not caring for patients, Ms. Johnson enjoys traveling, spending time with family, fishing, sailing, sewing, and arts and crafts.