Board-certified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
David Bryan Kirkland was born in Gainesville, Florida and raised in Keystone Heights, Florida by David and Barbara Kirkland. He has been married to Brandi for six years, and they have two children: Dillon (age 7) and McKinlee (age 5).
Mr. Kirkland graduated from Santa Fe College in 2002 with an Associate of Arts, followed by an Associate of Science in Nursing in 2004. He obtained his bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida in 2008 and master’s degree in nursing, specializing in Family Practice, from the University of Florida in 2010.
Mr. Kirkland’s professional work experience includes six years of Nursing at Shands UF, comprised of Intermediate Care Nursing, Surgical Intensive Care, and Neuroscience Intensive Care; as well as two years as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner with Shands Medical Group of Starke. His national board certification is through the American Nurse Credentialing Center, and he is currently employed as a Family Nurse Practitioner with Shands Medical Group of Starke.
Mr. Kirkland has certifications in ACLS and Family Nurse Practitioner. His personal interests include spending time with my family, church activities, hunting, fishing, and playing golf.