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 Kristy Yentes has joined Physicians' Primary Care of Southwest Florida as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). Yentes earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tenn., followed by her Master of Science degree in nursing as a
Family Nurse Practitioner from Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tenn. 

A Family Nurse Practitioner is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner who provides a wide range of family-focused health care services to patients of all ages.

She has worked as a critical care registered nurse and a high-risk obstetrics registered nurse at hospitals in Tennessee, as well as a lab instructor at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn.

For the past 10 years, she has worked as a Family Nurse Practitioner in internal medicine, geriatrics and family medicine at medical groups in Tennessee and Florida.

She will assist physicians at the Fort Myers Family and Internal Medicine office at 7381 College Parkway.

Physicians’ Primary Care of Southwest Florida, a physician-owned and operated medical practice, was formed in 1996 by many long practicing local physicians and has grown to become the largest physician-owned primary care practice in Southwest Florida with family medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics. Offices are conveniently located in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, and Lehigh Acres.  For more information, visit