Dottie Cook, DNP, APRN

Family Nurse Practitioner located in Ocala, FL

About Ms. Cook

Dorothy Cook, DNP, APRN, or as the community likes to call her, “Dr. Dottie, Angel on Earth,” serves patients at Marion Physician Associates, P.A., which has locations in Downtown Ocala and Ocala West, Florida. She began her career in nursing 50 years ago and continues to be an asset to the Central Florida area. She was blessed with two children, a granddaughter, and two Australian Shepherds, Peyton Manning and Indy (short for Indianapolis).

Dr. Dottie was born and raised in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She began her career in nursing at the age of 19 at Princeton Hospital, where she obtained her LPN. This allowed her to work and move around the East Coast, and she eventually settled in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She completed her RN at Grand Rapids Junior College and worked on her OB. After some time, Dottie moved to Indiana, where she worked for American Health Network. She completed her BSN, MSN, and advanced practice education at Indiana Wesleyan University all by 1996. She was then inducted into The National Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau, in May 2011, and completed her Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, in 2012.

Dr. Dottie brings Marion Physician Associates over 20 years of local-based experience. Not only does she have a proven track record of opening, establishing, and sustaining clinics, but her patient care is second to none. She believes and implements complete proven-based diagnosis and works tirelessly until she finds the perfect solution for each patient.

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Dorothy Cook, DNP, APRN, or as the community likes to call her, “Dr. Dottie, Angel on Earth,” serves patients at Marion Physician Associates, P.A., which has locations in Downtown Ocala and Ocala West, Florida. She began her career in nursing 50 years ago and continues to be an asset to the Central Florida area. She was blessed with two children, a granddaughter, and two Australian Shepherds, Peyton Manning and Indy (short for Indianapolis).

Dr. Dottie was born and raised in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She began her career in nursing at the age of 19 at Princeton Hospital, where she obtained her LPN. This allowed her to work and move around the East Coast, and she eventually settled in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She completed her RN at Grand Rapids Junior College and worked on her OB. After some time, Dottie moved to Indiana, where she worked for American Health Network. She completed her BSN, MSN, and advanced practice education at Indiana Wesleyan University all by 1996. She was then inducted into The National Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau, in May 2011, and completed her Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, in 2012.

Dr. Dottie brings Marion Physician Associates over 20 years of local-based experience. Not only does she have a proven track record of opening, establishing, and sustaining clinics, but her patient care is second to none. She believes and implements complete proven-based diagnosis and works tirelessly until she finds the perfect solution for each patient.


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