Family nurse practitioner joins Denham Springs practice _lowres

Sharra Bryant

The medical practice of Dr. Edwin Walker in Denham Springs recently welcomed family nurse practitioner Sharra Bryant to the staff.

She has 11 years of nursing experience in the operating room, recovery room, same-day surgery and endoscopy settings.

Bryant is a 2001 LSU graduate with a bachelor’s degree in zoology. She attended Our Lady of the Lake College and received an associate degree in nursing in 2005.

After practicing nursing for six years, Bryant enrolled at Southeastern Louisiana University, and in 2012, she completed her bachelor’s degree in nursing. She then enrolled in Southeastern’s nursing graduate school in the family nurse practitioner concentration, graduating in May with a master’s degree in nursing.

Bryant is originally from Baton Rouge but was raised in Denham Springs. She lives in Walker and is the mother of two boys.