Joyce is a certified nurse midwife and women’s health nurse practitioner who has been addressing women’s health concerns in Pinellas county for the last 28 years. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Tennessee and a Master of Science in Nursing from Georgetown University. Joyce has delivered nearly 1000 babies in Pinellas County over the past 30 years. She has worked as a gynecologic Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) with Deborah Bart MD and John Gerber MD until their retirement in 2008. Since 2008, she ran “Caring for Women” as the owner and sole provider.
Joyce will be seeing her own longstanding patients as well as helping to provide excellent care to Dr. Gilby’s obstetrical and gynecological patients. She cares for women from adolescence through menopause. Joyce specializes in well woman care, prenatal and postpartum care, contraceptive management, and managing the changes of perimenopause.
Joyce is married, the mother of 4 children, the youngest now in high school.