Danielle Nicholls, MSN, CPNP-PC, RN

Danielle received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Belmont University in 2012 and joined the team at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital as a Pediatric Cardiac ICU nurse for over 4 years. While working in the ICU, Danielle returned to graduate school to pursue a Master of Science in Nursing. She graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University and has been a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Primary Care since 2016. Danielle received the only award in her specialty from Vanderbilt University for “outstanding student in primary care” and has been recognized for her strong communication skills and attention to patient safety.

Danielle joined Pediatric Associates of Franklin in 2017 after working briefly in rural Tennessee. She is board certified through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board and also holds a certification in Pediatric Advanced Life Support. As a nurse practitioner, Danielle strives to positively guide, empower, and educate children and their families during her visits. She adores caring for and supporting children of all ages through each stage of growth.

Danielle and her husband reside in Williamson County and have two children, one daughter and one son. They also have one fur baby, a Great Dane named Mollie, who has yet to realize she is not one of the humans!