Merrissa Gallegos, FNP-C

Gwinnett Medical Group

About Merrissa Gallegos, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner

Merrissa is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, credentialed through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at Piedmont College in Demorest/Athens, Georgia. She later received both her bachelor’s and master’s in Nursing from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She is also an active member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society.

Merrissa joined Dacula Family Practice in 2016 and is specially interested in cardiology and nephrology.

She is from Flowery Branch, Georgia, and still lives there today. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, water sports, being outdoors and traveling.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, Piedmont College
  • Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Emory University
  • Master of Science, Nursing, Emory University

Certifications & Affiliations

  • Board Certified, Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Member, Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society

Special Interests

  • Cardiology
  • Nephrology