Doris Scruggs, APRN
National Board Certified Nurse Practitioner
Doris Scruggs is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Her nursing career began 22 years ago as an LPN. After working for eight years, she decided to further her education and move forward with her nursing career. During her long career in nursing, she has had the privilege of caring for patients of all ages and all backgrounds. She has worked in a wide variety of clinical settings including outpatient Pediatrics, urgent care, emergency room and inpatient/outpatient Oncology. As a Nurse Practitioner, she has worked in Family Practice as well as Urgent Care and strives to provide exceptional, professional service to all she cares for. She earned her ADN from Amarillo College, her BSN from St. Petersburg College and her MSN/FNP from Keiser University in Tampa, FL where she graduated with honors. She also is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
She grew up in New Mexico and Texas and moved to Tampa when her husband got stationed here while serving in the United States Navy. She has been married for 25 years, her husband and herself have three grown children and one grandson. Tampa is home and where we have raised our children. She enjoys spending quality time with her children and grandson and traveling with friends.