Amber is a Family Nurse Practitioner who grew up in Coeur d’Alene. Before becoming a nurse and eventually nurse practitioner she fought fires on a Hotshot crew for several years. In the off season she was attending school and working towards a nursing degree. In 2007 she decided to finally make the change, moving back home to start her nursing career at Kootenai Health. Eventually she made her way to the operating room where she worked for 7 years. She decided she wanted to further her career and became a Nurse Practitioner, obtaining her degree from Gonzaga University in 2013. She is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She has a background in injections as a treatment for pain including trigger point injections through the neck and back to help with muscle pain. She also does occipital nerve blocks to help with headaches and migraines.
Being a previous basketball player, and firefighter she believes that being active should be a main component in a person’s overall wellness. She loves to build long term relationships with her patients and work towards mutual goals to give them the best outcomes possible. In her down time Amber enjoys skiing, hiking, camping, spending time with her multiple rescued dogs, and traveling around the world as often as she can.
OUR OFFICE LOCATION
919 W Canfield Ave, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83815
ABOUT ACTIVE FAMILY
Our goal at Active Family Healthcare is to provide you with unsurpassed quality care in a welcoming and trusting environment. We have same-day appointments and an on-call provider available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Monday - Friday: 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
919 W Canfield Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815