Dan Saxon, FNP-C, is a board-certified nurse practitioner with extensive experience caring for people with a wide range of health conditions. He brings a depth of experience, having practiced in multiple health systems around the country as both a permanent and traveling nurse. Originally from Alabama, Dan received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Kaplan University in Iowa. He practiced in emergency and critical care settings in numerous states, including Texas, Nebraska, Missouri, New Hampshire, South Dakota, and North Dakota, where he worked briefly for Trinity Health. He earned his Master of Science in Family Nurse Practice through Chamberlain College of Nursing, Downers Grove, Ill.
Emergency/trauma care is a field of medicine that focuses on the immediate decision making and action necessary to prevent death or further disability in response to acute illness or injury.