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Bruce Simpkins, ARNP


Bruce Simpkins is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. He received his Master of Science in Nursing from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in Nashville, TN. His Associate of Arts degree was completed with National University in San Diego, CA.

With a special focus in Geriatrics providing care in memory loss, various dementias, mood and behavior disorders and family and caregiver support, Bruce has experience working as an ARNP with Health First Medical Group/Health First Aging Services. He also has experience working with Health Alliance in Melbourne, FL, Treasure Coast Community Health, Inc. in Fellsmere, FL and the Marion County Health Department in Ocala, FL. Bruce also worked as an ARNP with Ming T. Lai, MD in Palm Bay, FL, Denny Ragsdale, MD/Quality Medical Care in Melbourne, FL, the Economic Opportunity Family Health Center in Miami, FL and R. Dale Padgett, MD in Bamberg, SC.

Bruce also served our country s in the U.S. Navy as Chief Petty Officer receiving special training in Leadership Management, Instructor Management, Preventative Medicine Technician School and Physical Therapy Assistant School.

Bruce is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Bruce Simpkins, ARNP
Medical School

Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Board Certifications

American Academy of Nurse Practicioners