Our Mission

to provide high quality digestive and endoscopic health care in a compassionate, comprehensive, cost effective manner while assuring the highest level of respect and integrity for the patient.

Melissa T. Shearer, MSN, RN, CFNP

Melissa T. Shearer, MSN, RN, CFNP

Missy is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Nursing from Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia and a Masters of Science Degree in Nursing from
Old Dominion University.

She has worked as a registered nurse in various hospital departments since 1980 and became a Nurse Practitioner in 2004.

She has been providing care in the Family Practice setting until joining Gastroenterology, Ltd. in 2009.

She and her husband Tom, a middle school computer resource specialist, have a daughter and son. For leisure, she enjoys reading, knitting, gardening, and biking.