Shannon R. Clark, MSN, FNP-C
More than 15 years’ of diverse and dedicated experience in health care, with proven strengths in Family Practice, Urgent Care and Orthopedic Surgery.
Shannon was born and raised in Northern California and is a forth generation San Francisco Bay Area resident. Shannon graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from St. Mary’s College in 1998 and began working as a registered nurse in the Emergency Department at Marin General Hospital. In 2001, she earned her Masters of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Samuel Merritt University and for the next 12 years provided care in the departments of Emergency, Urgent Care and Orthopedic Surgery at Kaiser Permanente in the East Bay.
In 2012, she accepted the position of Director for Redwood Medical Center and Urgent Care. Over the next 2 years, Shannon expanded the centers services to become a comprehensive multi-specialty medical center. In 2014, she re-opened the center as owner and CEO of the new Synergy Health Center & Urgent Care.
In addition, Shannon is a full time student working on a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Johns Hopkins University. Her doctoral project focus is on Early Diabetes Detection in the Asymptomatic Urgent Care Patient. Shannon will be implementing her research project at the medical center and will publish and speak on her doctoral work.
Education & Experience
Doctor of Nursing Practice, JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY, Maryland, anticipated graduation 2015
RN First Assistant, SOUTHWEST FLORIDA COLLEGE, Florida, 2006
Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, SAMUEL MERRITT UNIVERSITY, California, 2001
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, SAINT MARY’S COLLEGE & SAMUEL MERRITT UNIVERSITY, California, 1998