As a Jacksonville Beach native, Carrie Cummings, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, feels very fortunate to land her dream job at Ponte Vedra Plastic Surgery as an aesthetic nurse practitioner. Carrie chose to focus on aesthetic medicine because she enjoys helping individuals meet their health, beauty, and lifestyle goals. As a doctorate-prepared and board-certified family nurse practitioner from the University of North Florida, she has a strong drive and determination to master her skills in aesthetic advanced nursing to provide her patients with the safest, most up-to-date procedures to provide beautiful and natural results. Carrie's professional background is in ICU nursing which makes her assessment skills and attention to detail her top priority. She is very passionate about research and investing in her practice with continuing education to always be aware of the ever-evolving latest trends in aesthetic medicine. While she loves her job, life isn't all about work! In her free time, Carrie loves watching sports and going to concerts with her husband Todd, playing with her adorable Boston Terrier pup Monty, doing high-intensity interval training, and safely soaking up rays at the beach or pool.