Afton PotterM.S.N., C.P.N.P. - A.C.

  • Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care
  • Instructor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Pediatrics

Special focus on

  • Pain Management (Pediatric)

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Biography

Afton has worked in pediatrics since 2002 in various settings, including: the pediatric intensive care unit, pediatric acute and ambulatory care, and the pediatric emergency department.  Afton practices as the pain management pediatric nurse practitioner using an integrative, partnered approach.  She empowers her patients to partner with her to develop a care plan that will return them to the highest level of function possible, as well as integrates therapies such as acupuncture, massage, and physical therapy when appropriate. 

Education

  • B.S.N., 2001, Brigham Young University
  • M.S.N., 2020, Oregon Health and Science University
  • Certifications:

    • Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse
    • Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care

Languages

  • English

Memberships and associations

  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
  • American Society for Pain Management Nursing
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Beta Psi Chapter