Joy Asbury FNP-C
Joy Asbury, FNP-C is a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. She moved to Cleveland with her family in 2004. She is a 1980 graduate of Shelton State College in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
She obtained her Associate Degree in Nursing from Shelton State College in 1987. Joy continued her education at Auburn University where she graduated with honors and received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in 1991. She received her Master of Science in Nursing degree from Southern Adventist University in 2015 and is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program. During her career as a Registered Nurse, she worked in a variety of specialty areas including: The University of Alabama Birmingham (UAB) Heart Transplant ICU, Medical Intensive Care/ Cardiac Intensive Care/ Neuro Intensive Care units, Oncology, Out Patient Surgery, and Student Health Clinics (college and elementary).
Joy is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and received the FOA Nursing Award for Outstanding Scholastic from Southern Adventist University. She is a member of Chattanooga Area Nurses in Advanced Practice (CANAP) and The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Joy joined Athens Pediatrics as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2015. She lives in Cleveland, TN with her daughter, Annagrace. Her oldest daughter, Meagan, is married and lives in the Cleveland area. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening and spending time with her family.