Ashton Sorrells, APRN-C is an experienced nurse practitioner who provides care to patients at Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute. She works closely with her patients to provide a care plan that best meets their needs.

Medical Education
University of Alabama in Birmingham
 Birmingham, AL

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Clinical Interests
Internal Medicine
Hospitalist Medicine
Geriatrics Medicine

Meet Your Provider

What led you to become a doctor or choose your focus of medicine?
I wanted to be able to help improve the quality of care for patients.

What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?
Helping and saving patients’ lives

What is something about you that only your patients would know?
I am very caring

How would a patient describe you?
Caring, honest, and informative

What’s your proudest moment as a doctor?
When I can help save a patient life or help prevent a patient from becoming critically ill or developing a critical illness

In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in a doctor-patient relationship?

What can a patient expect when they have you as a doctor?
Honesty and Compassion

What do you find most encouraging about the work you do?
If you care and do your best with the skills and knowledge you have, you will succeed in saving many lives.

What are your top priorities for every patient you see?
Listen to the patient, discuss the patient concerns, and implement a successful plan for the patient’s health

Describe one of the top ways you ensure each patient receives the quality, personal health care he/she deserves.
By listening to the patient, assessing the data, and developing the most beneficial treatment plan for the patient’s disease.

Is there anything more or extra you would like prospective patients to know about you?
I care for every patient like they were my own family.