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Nurse Practitioner Joins the Practice of Dr. P.K. Souri

Barnesville Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of Megan Britton, FNP-BC, to the Belmont Professional Associates Internal Medicine Practice of Dr. P.K. Souri and Dr. Abhishek Shahi. Mrs. Britton will be accepting new patients in addition to assisting with the medical needs of the current patients of Drs. Souri and Shahi.

“Megan is a welcome addition to the ever growing practice of Dr. Souri and Dr. Shahi,” said Sarah Davis, RN, BSN, Group Practice Manager, Belmont Professional Associates. “She has a vast amount of experience and her skills will serve the patients well who are need of a primary care provider.”

Nurse practitioners are advanced practice registered nurses who are educated and trained to provide the diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and chronic condition. Nurse practitioners are qualified to diagnose medical problems, order treatments, perform advanced procedures, prescribe medications, and make referrals for a wide range of acute and chronic medical conditions within their scope of practice.

“I am delighted to be returning home,” said Britton, who is a Beallsville native. “I have gained a lot of great experience working out of the area, but I am ready to be closer to my family and to live in a smaller community.”

Megan is a graduate of Beallsville High School, received her associate degree in nursing from Belmont Technical College, and then went on to receive Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Masters Degree in Nursing from The Ohio State University. Megan most recently was a Nurse Practitioner at Genesis Hospital, in Zanesville. Previously, she was employed at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in the Neuro/Neurosurgery/Trauma Progressive Care Unit.

To schedule an appointment with Megan Britton in her Barnesville office please call 740-425-5140. She is accepting new adult patients to her practice. If you would like to learn more about Belmont Professional Associates, visit us on Facebook or call 740-425-5222.

Photo: Megan Britton, Nurse Practitioner, Belmont Professional Associates

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