Our Practitioners

 

Marquetta Colbert M.S., NP-C, RNMarquetta Colbert M.S., NP-C, RN

is a licensed Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 20 years practical nursing experience in hospital, adolescent care, family practice, nursing home, mental health, drug and alcohol and primary care environment. NP Colbert is well established in HIV and AIDS patient support including assessment, counseling, and education, regarding medications and treatment procedures. NP Colbert graduated with her Master’s Degree in Nursing, specializing in family health, from Wright State University in 2008. NP Colbert is Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and licensed by the State of Ohio. In 2010 NP Colbert established Colbert Family Health and Wellness. Colbert Family Health & Wellness is a family health practice, with a focus on whole patient wellness by incorporating health education with medical management. Prior to establishing Colbert Family Health and Wellness, NP Colbert worked in nursing home care for United Healthcare Group and for Miami Valley Hospital as a critical care nurse in ICU.

 

Genessa Merritt, FNP-BCGenessa Merritt, FNP-BC

is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 15 years practical nursing experience in the fields of pediatric, adolescent and family health. NP Merritt holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Tennessee State University, Master of Science in Nursing Degree in Community Health from Wright State University, and a Post-Master’s Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate from the University of Cincinnati. NP Merritt has been practicing as a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner since August 2014 and is currently certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and licensed by the State of Ohio. Prior to joining Colbert Family Health and Wellness, NP Merritt worked in Retail Health and with the United Health Group providing chronic disease management to nursing home residents in the Greater Dayton area

NP Merritt currently resides in Dayton, Ohio with her husband and two children. She has a passion for her patients and enjoys educating and empowering families to take charge of their own health care and wellness.