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E. ASHLEY HEFNER, NP (she/her/hers)

Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FL)

Elizabeth "Ashley" Hefner is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with 8+ years of experience in Internal Medicine. Originally from Ohio, she obtained her Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing at Ohio Northern University in 2009. She started her nursing career as a neurology nurse at Duke University Hospital. She later graduated from Duke University School of Nursing with her Masters of Science in Nursing with a focus as Family Nurse Practitioner in 2012. Since 2012, she has worked alongside Physicians and other Advanced Practice Providers as part of a Multidisciplinary team managing Primary Care, Acute, and Chronic Diseases. She has worked as a hospitalist and in primary care offices, as well as correctional facilities.


Ashley has experience with treating a wide variety of diseases from infant to geriatric. Her passion is education , especially making sure patients are understanding their treatment plan, early screenings, and preventative medicine.