Sonya Merritt, Nurse Practitioner, Supervising (NP,S)
Sonya Merritt is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is also a Florida licensed Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner. She received her Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL. Her Bachelor of Science in Nursing was also earned from the University of Central Florida. She also has an Associate in Arts from Brevard Community College (now Eastern Florida State College) in Cocoa.
Sonya spent 13 years of her nursing career working as a Family Nurse Practitioner at Royal Oaks Medical Center in Titusville, FL providing primary care to patients from pediatric to geriatric age groups with emphasis on health promotion activities and women’s health.
Sonya also worked as a Graduate Teaching Assistant/Research Nurse on the topic of Breast Cancer Research and Intervention with the University of Central Florida. Sonya has also worked as a Staff Nurse with Space Coast Medical Associates in Merritt Island, FL and with Dialysis & Kidney Center of North Brevard in Titusville, FL. Sonya’s extensive career also includes working at the Kennedy Space Center for Lockheed Space Operations Co. as a Configuration Management Analyst and as Facility O&M Planner/Scheduler.
Sonya is a member of Space Coast Clinicians, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health.
Sonya’s hobbies include traveling, snow skiing, and running.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Areas of Expertise
Diabetes, Health Promotion Activities, Women’s Health
University of Central Florida
Space Coast Clinicians, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health