Dana Jones-Sheppard, MSN, NP-C

Board Certified Nurse Practitioner located in Fairfax, VA & Ashburn, VA

About Dana Jones-Sheppard MSN, NP-C

Dana is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a Master of Science in Nursing from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She is a second-career nurse with previous degrees from The University of Chicago and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. 

Dana’s prior nursing experience is in the care of cardiac patients, many of whom had additional chronic illnesses such as diabetes, high cholesterol, and kidney disease, and she has a passion for helping patients make changes aimed at improving or preventing such conditions. She focuses on the needs and concerns of each patient and welcomes the opportunity to assist them in working toward their weight-management goals and improving their health. She recognizes the importance of focusing on manageable goals and looking at weight management as a long-term process that requires flexibility, patience, and support. 

Dana is originally from Knoxville, TN, has lived in Chicago, Boston, Princeton, and New Delhi, and is a long-time resident of northern Virginia, where she lives with her husband and two children. In her free time, Dana enjoys meditating, reading mysteries, walking outdoors, taking group exercise classes, and visiting national parks. 

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Dana is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a Master of Science in Nursing from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She is a second-career nurse with previous degrees from The University of Chicago and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. 

Dana’s prior nursing experience is in the care of cardiac patients, many of whom had additional chronic illnesses such as diabetes, high cholesterol, and kidney disease, and she has a passion for helping patients make changes aimed at improving or preventing such conditions. She focuses on the needs and concerns of each patient and welcomes the opportunity to assist them in working toward their weight-management goals and improving their health. She recognizes the importance of focusing on manageable goals and looking at weight management as a long-term process that requires flexibility, patience, and support. 

Dana is originally from Knoxville, TN, has lived in Chicago, Boston, Princeton, and New Delhi, and is a long-time resident of northern Virginia, where she lives with her husband and two children. In her free time, Dana enjoys meditating, reading mysteries, walking outdoors, taking group exercise classes, and visiting national parks. 


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