Susan Watkins

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Susan Watkins, RN, MSN, FNP-BC, CDE - Certified Diabetes Educator in Dallas, Texas

Susan Watkins, RN, MSN, FNP-BC, CDE

Nurse Practitioner
Certified Diabetes Educator

Susan Watkins is a Registered Nurse and Family Nurse Practitioner. She is a Certified Diabetes Educator. Susan joined North Texas Endocrine Center in 2006 working collaboratively with Dr. Leffert to provide ongoing management for a variety of chronic and complex endocrine disorders including Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis and cholesterol problems. She was a member of Sigma Theta Tau (Honor Society of Nursing). She holds her Nursing license through the State Board of Nurse Examiners for Texas and her advanced certification through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Before becoming certified as an Advanced Practice Nurse she worked in various hospital settings including the Emergency Department and Labor and Delivery. She worked in a primary care setting for 2 ½ years before transitioning to endocrinology. She has worked collaboratively with Dr. Leffert since 2006 to provide ongoing management of a variety of chronic and complex endocrine disorders including type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis, cholesterol disorders.

Susan has been married to her husband, who is a Dallas Fire Fighter, for 20 years and has two children.